Cold War - Reagan's 'Tear Down This Wall!' - Speech Analysis - This 8 page Cold War resource includes a speech analysis of Ronald Reagan's famous Brandenburg Gate Speech in Berlin in which he famously declared 'tear down this wall'. The resource includes excerpts from the overall speech in order to make the speech more approachable by students. The two page speech is an excellent example of Cold War era tensions and ideologies. The resource includes 16 analysis questions that requires students to interpret specific sections of the speech for significance and relevance to the overall Cold War. The resource includes a detailed answer key for ease of assessment.
It is an excellent resource for practicing analyzing skills and for better understanding the American approach to the overall Cold War! It will help your students understand the Cold War and it will make an excellent addition to your Cold War unit of study.