Movies and Stars of the 1940s



The 1940s was a time when America was at war but also a decade that made great strides in entertainment. A nail-biting mystery or a sing-a-long musical on Broadway led to packed theaters. Americans were looking for the positive experience of just being entertained.

Each class download includes a colorful, image-based PowerPoint Slide Deck (presentation time: 30 – 40 minutes), Microsoft Word Speaker Notes, Songs & Playlist, a Call & Response Poem, and a Creative Workshop Project Lesson Plan (one or two 30-minute sessions). Click here to learn more: Class Components