#85   Life in Post WW II  America ch 23

Last Update: April 7, 2014

OK PASS Objectives

1.  Health   - polio a disease that attacks the
nervous system.
       

Watch Polio Vaccine Salk 10 min video

Content Standard 6:
The student will analyze the foreign and domestic policies of the United States since World War II.

Dr. Jonas Salk 
 developed a polio vaccine

vaccine - a preparation of killed organisms administered to increase immunity to a particular disease.

Content Standard 6:

3. Analyze the economic, social, and political transformation within the United States since World War II.

2. Science and  Technology changed the American way of life:  Plastics and polyesters, more time for leisure and recreation, television, tourism, theme parks.

Content Standard 6:

C. Examine the technology revolution and its impact on communication, transportation, and industry.

How did the U.S. change as the richest nation in the world?

Manufacturing plants used advanced technology, new homes were built, new industries, jet aircraft, population boomed, household appliances

 

Construction  Levitt & Sons mass production of low cost housing.

    City changes:     people moved from farm to city, from city to suburb.

    3.  Communication  telephones, TV, satellites

C. Examine the technology revolution and its impact on communication, transportation, and industry.

4.  Sports   List the sport for these sports heroes:  Jim Brown, Arnold Palmer, Rocky Marciano, Sugar Ray Robinson,

Mickey Mantle,

Jackie Robinson

3. Analyze the economic, social, and political transformation within the United States since World War II.
5. Music  Rogers and Hammerstein's Sound of Music, South Pacific, 
3. Analyze the economic, social, and political transformation within the United States since World War II.

6. Music:

new form of music during the 1950s

 

"rock and roll "

Watch Elvis Pressley 5 min video

3. Analyze the economic, social, and political transformation within the United States since World War II.

abortion

the killing of unborn babies was illegal.   1973 Roe v. Wade  Supreme Court case made abortion legal in the U.S.

Right to Attorney case 5 min video

 

 

 

 

 

capital punishment  

Genesis 9:5,6  death penalty for murder.

3. Analyze the economic, social, and political transformation within the United States since World War II.


Religion

Billy Graham evangelist who conducted crusades

"On one side is God, on the other side is the devil, and they are both battling for your mind".

3. Analyze the economic, social, and political transformation within the United States since World War II.
Dr. Graham's counsel has been sought by presidents and kings. His appeal to both the secular and non-secular worlds is shown by the wide range of groups that have honored him. These recognitions range from addressing the President's National Prayer Breakfast to the Gold Award of the George Washington Carver Memorial Institute, and from the Speaker of the Year Award to the Salvation Army's Distinguished Service Medal. Graham regularly is listed as one of the "Ten Most Admired Men in the World" and has been named "Man of the Year" by Time magazine
 
   

Photo Credits:

1950s Tech: http://www.techmagnews.com/wp-content/uploads/images/5_technologies_to_thank_the_1950s_for.jpg

Suburbs: server1.fandm.edu/.../ images/lg_jpegs/B3G4.jpg

Interstate Highway Map: http://www.mceda.com/images/hwysystem.gif

Jim Brown: http://sportsmed.starwave.com/classic/2000/0903/photo/brown_5.jpg

Arnold Palmer: http://www.golfinglyyours.com/products/video-ap-heartsoul.jpg

Rocky Marciano: http://www.boxingvideos.net/images/marciano1.gif

Sugar Ray: http://www.cyberboxingzone.com/images/sugar.jpg

Brooks Robinson: http://www.designsetc.com/robinson.gif

Micky Mantle: http://sportsmed.starwave.com/i/magazine/new/mickey_mantle.jpg

Sound of Music: http://images-eu.com/images/P/B00004CK1V.02.LZZZZZZZ.jpg

Hendricks http://images.bestwebbuys.com/muze/books/54/0697340554.jpg

1950s Dancing and Elvis:   http://homGENDER%20WEBSITE/IMAGES/50s-dancing.jpg

Abortion: http://www.tldm.org/News5/aborti1.jpg

Capital Punishment: www.lib.niu.edu/ ipo/ii770305.jpg