AH8:8 Students will identify the people and events of World War II, describe their effect and decide how they changed the role of the United States in world events.
AH8:8-1 identify the changes in world politics and political leadership during the 1930’s
AH8:8-2 identify the causes of WWII
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AH8:8-3 explain how the US changed from a policy of isolation to involvement in WWII
AH8:8-4 describe how the Allies defeated the Axis Powers
AH8:8-5 describe the policies that led to the Holocaust, the events of the Holocaust and the reaction of the world to the Holocaust
AH8:8-6 evaluate the changes in US policy and in the world as a result of the Holocaust
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Chapter 12: America and World War II
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