This lesson provides students a different approach to learning about everyday life during the Cold War/Nuclear Era during the 1950s and 1960s living under the threat of nuclear war. The lesson includes:
-6 primary sources (images, a nuclear fallout pamphlet, video link, and more)
-Analysis questions about the sources
-A summative Cold War Children's Book activity where students will create a book for children during the 1950s to educate them about the Cold War
-Rubric for Children's Book Activity
This source is editable to meet the needs of your students.