TEACHER ENRICHMENT INITIATIVES

US HISTORY 8(B)

Support Standard
Social Studies – High School
Theme: 

The Cold War

Description: 

The student understands the impact of significant national and international decisions and conflicts in the Cold War on the United States. The student is expected to:

Specific Skill: 

describe how Cold War tensions were intensified by the arms race, the space race, McCarthyism, and the House Un-American Activities Committee (HUAC), the findings of which were confirmed by the Venona Papers;