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Academic Alignment Authority: Virginia

Subject Matter / Course: Social Studies

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Virginia
Social Studies
Remember The Titans
d
Ages: 11, 12
describing the changing patterns of society, including expanded educational and economic opportunities for military veterans, women, and minorities;
Virginia
Social Studies
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b
Ages: 14, 15, 16, 17
explaining the origins of the Cold War, and describing the Truman Doctrine and the policy of containment of communism, the American role in wars in Korea and Vietnam, and the role of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) in Europe;
Virginia
Social Studies
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c
Ages: 14, 15, 16, 17
describing conflicts and revolutionary movements in eastern Asia, including those in China and Vietnam, and their major leaders, i.e., Mao Tse-tung (Zedong), Chiang Kai-shek, and Ho Chi Minh;
Virginia
Social Studies
Remember The Titans
Ages: 9, 10
desegregation: Abolishment of racial segregation
Virginia
Social Studies
Remember The Titans
Ages: 9, 10
integration: Full equality of people of all races in the use of public facilities and services
Virginia
Social Studies
Remember The Titans
Ages: 9, 10
The U.S. Supreme Court ruled in 1954 (Brown v. Board of Education) that “separate but equal” public schools were unconstitutional.
Virginia
Social Studies
Remember The Titans
Ages: 9, 10
All public schools, including those in Virginia, were ordered to desegregate.
Virginia
Social Studies
Remember The Titans
Ages: 9, 10
Some schools were closed to avoid integration.
Virginia
Social Studies
Remember The Titans
Ages: 9, 10
The policy of Massive Resistance failed, and Virginia’s public schools were finally integrated.
Virginia
Social Studies
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Ages: 9, 10
Harry F. Byrd, Sr., led the Massive Resistance Movement against the desegregation of public schools.
Virginia
Social Studies
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Ages: 11, 12
The United States intervened to stop the spread of communism into South Vietnam (Domino Theory). Americans were divided over whether the United States should be involved militarily in Vietnam. The conflict ended in a cease-fire agreement in which U.S. troops withdrew.
Virginia
Social Studies
Remember The Titans
Ages: 11, 12
Analyze and interpret primary and secondary source documents to increase understanding of events and life in United States history.
Virginia
Social Studies
Remember The Titans
Ages: 11, 12
Interpret ideas and events from different historical perspectives.
Virginia
Social Studies
Remember The Titans
Ages: 11, 12
African Americans’ aspirations for equal opportunities
Virginia
Social Studies
Remember The Titans
Ages: 11, 12
How did the African American struggle for equality become a mass movement?
Virginia
Social Studies
Remember The Titans
Ages: 11, 12
Organized protests, Freedom Riders, sit-ins, marches
Virginia
Social Studies
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Ages: 12, 13
Expressing opinions (lobbying, demonstrating, writing letters)
Virginia
Social Studies
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Ages: 14, 15, 16, 17
Vietnam War
Virginia
Social Studies
Remember The Titans
Ages: 14, 15, 16, 17
After World War II, the United States pursued a policy of containment against communism. This policy included the development of regional alliances against Soviet and Chinese aggression. The Cold War led to armed conflict in Korea and Vietnam.
Virginia
Social Studies
Remember The Titans
Ages: 14, 15, 16, 17
Vietnam as a divided nation
Virginia
Social Studies
Remember The Titans
Ages: 14, 15, 16, 17
Influence of policy of containment
Virginia
Social Studies
Remember The Titans
Ages: 14, 15, 16, 17
The United States and the Vietnam War
Virginia
Social Studies
Remember The Titans
Ages: 14, 15, 16, 17
Use maps, globes, artifacts, and pictures to analyze the physical and cultural landscapes of the world and to interpret the past.
Virginia
Social Studies
Remember The Titans
Ages: 14, 15, 16, 17
Identify and compare contemporary political boundaries with the locations of civilizations, empires, and kingdoms.
Virginia
Social Studies
Remember The Titans
Ages: 14, 15, 16, 17
Analyze trends in human migration and cultural interaction.
Virginia
Social Studies
Remember The Titans
Ages: 14, 15, 16, 17
What was the impact of the Vietnam War on Americans at home?
Virginia
Social Studies
Remember The Titans
Ages: 14, 15, 16, 17
American involvement in Vietnam also reflected the Cold War policy of containment of communism.
Virginia
Social Studies
Remember The Titans
Ages: 14, 15, 16, 17
Beginning in the 1950s and continuing into the early 1960s, the communist government of North Vietnam attempted to install through force a communist government in South Vietnam. The United States helped South Vietnam resist.
Virginia
Social Studies
Remember The Titans
Ages: 14, 15, 16, 17
The American military buildup in Vietnam began under President John Kennedy. After Kennedy’s assassination in 1963, the buildup was intensified under President Lyndon Johnson.
Virginia
Social Studies
Remember The Titans
Ages: 14, 15, 16, 17
The scale of combat in Vietnam grew larger during the 1960s. American military forces repeatedly defeated the North Vietnamese forces in the field, but by fighting a limited war, could not force an end to the war on favorable terms.
Virginia
Social Studies
Remember The Titans
Ages: 14, 15, 16, 17
America became bitterly divided over the issue. While there was support for the American military and conduct of the war among many Americans, others opposed the war, and active opposition to the war mounted, especially on college campuses.
Virginia
Social Studies
Remember The Titans
Ages: 14, 15, 16, 17
Ultimately “Vietnamization” failed when South Vietnamese troops proved unable to resist invasion by the Soviet-supplied North Vietnamese Army. President Nixon was forced out of office by the Watergate scandal. In 1975, North and South Vietnam were merged under communist control.
Virginia
Social Studies
Remember The Titans
Ages: 14, 15, 16, 17
demonstrating
Virginia
Social Studies
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Ages: 14, 15, 16, 17
Equality of all people

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