Are the 1950s the most iconic decade of the twentieth century in terms of pop culture? One would have thought so, but I found this decade the most challenging to do! I was really surprised. What comes to mind for you from the 1950s that we still refer to today? Slang that still pops up?
*****Please remember the inclusion of a link, show, movie, artist, etc. is NOT an endorsement. I included some things I am personally opposed to, but believe it is important to understand their relevancy. Some of the items included can make great launching points for discussion.*****
Who’s on first?
Singing in the Rain
Fasten Your Seatbelts…
Let My People Go!
Oklahoma! and Oh what a beautiful morning…
Pop Culture Literacy in Your Homeschool – 1950s
Categories: History & Geography