Lesson Bundle with many great resources/extras.
Great interactive lesson. You can break student into cooperative groups, have them use a Jigsaw model. Kids will gain a greater understanding of this time period and what it was all about definite the Cold War.
a) Lesson Plan written out with expectations/guiding questions and objectives
b) Powerpoint Presentation with notes and Pictures
c) Guided noted that goes along with the Powerpoint Presentation
d) Activity with 2 sets of Close Reads - Both with Timelines and Facts
e) Guided comprehension questions that go along with Close Reads
f) Review Regents style Multiple Choice questions
Intro Lesson Bundle for Cold War (Truman Doctrine+Marshall Plan)
Review Activity using Billy Joel's "We didn't start the fire"
Check out Cold War Flash Cards