For the next two weeks, we will be studying America in modern times. We will learn about how the United States worked with other countries around the world in various conflicts. We will discuss the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks and America's role in challenges and conflicts after that. We will then learn about the Information Age and new discoveries in science and technology.
Classlink Apps (you must be logged into Google, then you will have access to the apps listed here):
Studies Weekly - Look for weeks 30-31. There are many really good articles and stories here!
BrainPop - Do a search for The Information Age or War on Terror and have fun looking around at all the different topics!
Vocabulary Words: human rights, coalition, Electoral College, levee, terrorism, weapons of mass destruction, civilian, recession, national debt, globalization, nonrenewable resources, climate change, science, technology
The Great Recession