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Inquiry Question

Historical Context





Table of

United States History Standards for Grades 5-12

Harry Truman and Independence, Missouri:
"This is Where I Belong"

relates to the following National Standards for History:

    Era 8: The Great Depression and World War II (1929-1945)

  • Standard 3B- The student understands World War II and how the Allies prevailed.

    Era 9: Postwar United States (1945 to Early 1970s)

  • Standard 2A- The student understands the international origins and domestic consequences of the Cold War.
  • Standard 3A- The student understands the political debates of the post-World War II era.


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