Destination Moon Crew Guide: Apollo 11 Commander Neil Armstrong

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Title:

Destination Moon Crew Guide: Apollo 11 Commander Neil Armstrong

URL:

https://learninglab.si.edu/collections/destination-moon-crew-guide-apollo-11-commander-neil-armstrong/qrHdwxip47qieWTX#r

Content Source:

Smithsonian
Type: Informational Material

Overview:

This is a collection of photographs, videos, and articles exploring the life of Neil A. Armstrong. Students can explore this collection and learn aspects of Armstrong's life.

Content Standard(s):
Social Studies
SS2010 (2010)
Grade: 4
Alabama Studies
16 ) Determine the impact of population growth on cities, major road systems, demographics, natural resources, and the natural environment of Alabama during the late twentieth and early twenty-first centuries.

•  Describing how technological advancements brought change to Alabamians, including the telephone; refrigerator; automobile; television; and wireless, Internet, and space technologies
•  Relating Alabama's economy to the influence of foreign-based industry, including the automobile industry

Alabama Alternate Achievement Standards
AAS Standard:
SS.AAS.4.16- Identify reasons for population growth and identify challenges of population growth.
SS.AAS.4.16a- Describing how technological advancements brought change to Alabamians, including the telephone; refrigerator; automobile; television; and wireless, Internet, and space technologies.
SS.AAS.4.16b- Discuss the foreign-based automobile industry in Alabama.


Social Studies
SS2010 (2010)
Grade: 9
World History: 1500 to the Present
17 ) Describe emerging democracies from the late twentieth century to the present.

•  Discussing problems and opportunities involving science, technology, and the environment in the late twentieth century
Examples: genetic engineering, space exploration

•  Identifying problems involving civil liberties and human rights from 1945 to the present and ways in which these problems have been addressed
•  Relating economic changes to social changes in countries adopting democratic forms of government

Alabama Alternate Achievement Standards
AAS Standard:
SS.AAS.9.17- Define and list characteristics of democracy including civil liberties, human rights and separation of powers.


Social Studies
SS2010 (2010)
Grade: 11
United States History II: The Industrial Revolution to the Present
12 ) Describe major initiatives of the John F. Kennedy and Lyndon B. Johnson Administrations. [A.1.b., A.1.c., A.1.d., A.1.e., A.1.g., A.1.i., A.1.k.]

Examples: President Kennedy—New Frontier, President Johnson—Great Society

•  Describing Alabama's role in the space program under the New Frontier (Alabama)
Examples: National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), space race, satellites

•  Describing major foreign events and issues of the John F. Kennedy Administration, including construction of the Berlin Wall, the Bay of Pigs invasion, and the Cuban missile crisis

Alabama Alternate Achievement Standards
AAS Standard:
SS.AAS.11.12- Describe major social and scientific advances during the 1960s, identify programs that particularly benefitted Alabamians including the New Frontier, and the Marshall Flight Space Center in Huntsville, AL.


Tags: Apollo 11, astronaut, moon landing, Neil Armstrong, space race
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Author: Ginger Boyd