ERIC Number: ED410142
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: N/A
United States History Simulations, 1925-1964: The Scopes Trial, Dropping the Atomic Bomb on Japan, United States versus Alger Hiss, Mississippi--Summer 1964. ETC Simulations Number Three.
Hostrop, Richard W.
This booklet provides instructions for simulation and role play of historical events in U.S. history from 1925-1964. Included for student research and participation are: the Scopes trial in Tennessee involving supporters of the teaching of evolution in the schools and of creationism; the decision to drop the atomic bomb on Japan ending World War II; the espionage trial of Alger Hiss; and the civil rights voter registration drives in Mississippi in 1964. Each event featured provides an introduction, offers objectives, describes the teaching strategy, introduces the simulation, and presents the student materials. (EH)
Descriptors: Civil Rights, High Schools, Instructional Materials, Modern History, Nuclear Warfare, Role Playing, Simulation, Social Studies, Teaching Guides, Teaching Methods, United States History, World War II
ETC Publications, 700 East Vereda del Sur, Palm Springs, CA 92262-4816 ($14.95).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Mississippi