The Automobile’s Influence on Post-WWII Suburbia

Eighth graders explore post World War II America.  In this American History lesson, 8th graders analyze primary and secondary sources to research how the automobile influenced the growth of suburbs, and how the growth of suburbs influenced the use of the automobile in post-WWII America.  Students create a pamphlet showing the relationship between the automobile and suburban growth in post-WWII America.

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