Historical Perspectives: Coming Home from War

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What do the homecoming experiences of soldiers who fought in WWII, Vietnam, Iraq, and Afghanistan reveal about the politics and culture of the US during the time period of each war? Young historians view The Way We Get By, which tells the story of Maine Troop Greeters, and read excerpts from “Soldiers Coming Home,” and “Homecoming” in preparation for a group research project about the experiences of these soldiers. Resource links, extensions, and adaptations are provided.

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Grade
7th - 12th
Subjects
English Language Arts
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Language
English
Duration
2 days
Instructional Strategies
Discussion
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Technology
Video
Year
2009