The 1960s: A Decade Full of Social Change

Help your kid learn a little bit more about this important decade in American history with these worksheets and coloring pages that highlight important people and events.

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Apollo 11

Learn about what was arguably the most famous of American space missions, Apollo 11, in this combination social studies and science worksheet.
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National Treasure: Apollo 11 Command Module

One of the greatest moments in not just our country's history, but the history of the world, was the famous moon landing of 1969.
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Michael Collins

Meet Michael Collins, the Command Module Pilot for Apollo 11, an important space mission in the history of America's space program.
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Buzz Aldrin

Meet Buzz Aldrin, the lunar module pilot behind one of the most famous space missions ever carried out by the U.S.
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Paper Doll Girl: 1960s

There were many important changes during the 1960s, including fashion. Give your child a fun paper doll project that involves a bit of history too.
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Paper Doll Boy: 1960s

What kinds of outfits did people wear 50 years ago? Give your child a lesson in fashion history with this 1960s themed paper doll.
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Martin Luther King, Jr: Historical Heroes

Teach your students about Civil Rights leader Martin Luther King Jr with this easy-to-read worksheet and word scramble.
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Civil Rights Leaders

Get acquainted with some of the most famous Civil Rights leaders in this challenging word search.
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Civil Rights Court Cases

See if you can match each major court decision that came straight out of the Civil Rights movement.
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Protest Songs

Have your social studies student try her hand and writing her own protest song in this creative worksheet.
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The End of the Civil Rights Movement

By the end of the Civil Rights movement, ideas about nonviolence were changing. Read about it, then write your opinion.
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Cesar Chavez

Read up on a historical hero from 20th-century America! Your student will learn about the history of the labor movement and the life of Cesar Chavez.
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Cesar Chavez Coloring Page

Get to know an important labor rights activist, Cesar Chavez, with this coloring page, featuring some important facts about him.
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Dolores Huerta Coloring Page

Meet Dolores Huerta, the co-founder of the United Farm Workers of America alongside Cesar Chavez.
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John F. Kennedy Coloring Page

Introduce the 35th president of the United States to your child with this coloring page featuring John F. Kennedy.
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Make a Color-by-Letter Flag: Vietnam

Increase your first grader's recognition of the Vietnamese Flag and boost her alphabet skills with just one fun worksheet!
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Paper Dolls Around the World: Vietnam

Paper dolls are a fun way to teach your child about other countries. After she colors the doll, can she guess where the doll lives from the country facts given?
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