Teaching Modules


The New Era: 1920s

Introduction: PA Standards

  • Time, Continuity, Change, and Causality: Students will understand patterns of change and continuity, relationships between people and events through time, and various interpretations of these relationships.
  • Students will understand causes and effects of all forms of interaction between and within various elements of society.
  • Students will learn how to locate, evaluate, and synthesize information from a variety of sources to construct, evaluate, and support arguments, with an emphasis on critical thinking.
  • Students will develop the ability to assess claims of universal standards, putting culturally diverse ideas and values in historical context, not to suspend judgment, but developing understanding.