A Pathway to Peace - Jimmy Carter and the Camp David Accords
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Jimmy Carter National Historic Site
These lessons utilize primary sources and background information to help students understand the complex process of resolving conflict. Students will analyze documents, photos, and political cartoons related to the Camp David Accords. They will learn how and why the U.S., Israel, and Egypt negotiated this historic peace agreement. They will also analyze the resulting agreement, understanding that every party doesn't get everything they want in a compromise.
- Lesson Plans
- Grade level:
- Fifth Grade - Twelfth Grade
- Geography, Government, History, International Relations, Leadership, Political Science, Safety, Social Studies, U.S. Presidents
- National/State Standards:
- Era 10-Contemporary United States (1968 to the present) Standard 1: Understands developments in foreign policy and domestic politics between the Nixon and Clinton presidencies
Did You Know?
Jimmy Carter was the first president to be born in a hospital. He was born in the Wise Sanitarium in Plains, Georgia. The former hospital is now the Lillian G. Carter Nursing Center named after his mother who worked there as a registered nurse.