atomic bomb

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Literacy Design Collaborative (LDC)
Meagan Brockway
Curtis Martin
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History / Social Studies
U.S. History
9, 10
High (9-12)

The decision to drop the atomic bombs on Hiroshima and Nagasaki was seen by many, including President Truman, as a necessary means to end World War II. But was the United States justified in its decision to drop the bombs?

Students will look at the social, diplomatic, and economic costs...