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Increase the Peace
Research the history, structure, and present-day role of the Peace Corps. Then imagine that you are a Peace Corps recruiter and write a speech to present to the class.
Research the life and career of John Glenn, and then create a multimedia presentation on his accomplishments.
Camelot Shot Down in Dallas
Learn about the myths and realities of John F.Kennedy's Presidency. Then create a scrapbook of his accomplishments.
Internet ResourcesMaps and Charts
Explore graphic resources on NASA and the Space Race.
Chapter Enrichment Links
Learn more about the New Frontier and the Great Society.