Cold War - Resource Bundle (Projects, Webquests, Assignments, etc.)

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Cold War - Resource Bundle (Projects, Webquests, Assignments, etc.) - This is a detailed and exciting unit that covers the Cold War. With a focus on student-centered learning and with the possibility of differentiation, this unit will be a versatile tool in your classroom. It uses a wide variety of strategies and tools and will help your students to understand the main topics related to the Cold War, such as: Berlin Blockade, Space Race, Berlin Wall, Red Scare, Cuban Missile Crisis, and much more!

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Cold War Webquest with Key - This 10 page Cold War document contains a webquest and teachers key related to the history of the Cold War. It contains 24 questions from the history.com website and contains a mixture of both short answer and fill-in-the-blank answers. Your students will learn about the major events, people and themes of the Cold War. Specifically, your students will gain an understanding and appreciation for the following Cold War related topics: space race, arms race, containment, Korean War, Vietnam War, Berlin Wall, and much more!

Cold War - Berlin Airlift / Blockade (Reading, Questions and Teacher Key) - This 6 page Cold War resource contains a two-page reading, 9 analysis questions and a teacher key related to the events of the Berlin Airlift / Blockade and how it impacted the overall Cold War. The resource begins with a two-page reading that details the overall events of the Berlin Airlift and Blockade including its causes and outcomes. Also, the reading includes images related to the events of the Berlin Airlift / Blockade including an informative map.

Cold War Timeline Assignment (Handout, Teacher Key, Rubric, etc.) - This 7 page Cold War assignment requires students to complete a detailed timeline related to the major events of the Cold War. This Cold War resource includes a student handout that details the expectations and events to be displayed in the timeline assignment. The assignment requires the students to place the different events chronologically on a timeline (poster or PowerPoint, etc.) and to provide the historical significance of each event as related to the overall Cold War. The resource includes a two page timeline for students to plan and prepare their Cold War timelines. Also, the resource includes a detailed teachers key for each of the Cold War events included in the assignment, as well as a detailed explanation for use. Finally, the package includes a rubric for ease of assessment.

Cold War Espionage (Reading & Questions, Webquest, Article Assignment with Key) - This 13 page Cold War pack includes four unique and interesting resources related to espionage and spies during the Cold War. The resources come complete with detailed teacher keys for ease of assessment and use in the classroom.

Cold War - Cuban Missile Crisis - Reading/Questions/Assignments - This 17 page Cold War and Cuban Missile Crisis package includes a 3 page engaging and informative reading (visual and text) related to the history of the Cuban Missile Crisis and its importance in the overall Cold War. The reading truly captures the history, significance and outcomes of the Cuban Missile Crisis and the overall Cold War.

Vietnam War Webquest with Key - This 10 page document contains a webquest and teachers key related to the history of the Vietnam War and its implications during the Cold War. It contains 25 questions from the history.com website.

Korean War Webquest with Key - This 6 page document contains a webquest and teachers key related to the history of the Korean War during the Cold War. It contains 12 questions from the history.com website.

Cold War - Perestroika and Glasnost (Reading, Questions, and Teacher Key) - This 9 page document includes a reading, set of questions and teacher key related to perestroika and glasnost during the Cold War. It is an excellent activity when learning about the Cold War and the Soviet Union. As well, this resource requires no prep... just print and teach!

Cold War and the Red Scare - Webquest with Key - This 8 page document contains a webquest and teachers key related to the basics of the Cold War and the Red Scare in America. It contains 19 questions from the history.com website.

Cold War - Task Cards (52 Cold War Task Cards with Answer Sheet) - This 23 page Cold War resource includes 52 task cards related to the major people, events and themes of the Cold War. It is an excellent resource when reviewing or learning about the Cold War. The resource includes 52 individual cards, a blank set of cards so you can individualize the lesson to your own class if you so wish, template for the backs of the cards to complete the set, answer sheet for student use when completing the activity, answer key and teacher directions. Finally, it includes a "word bank" so you can differentiate your lesson for different student abilities and age groups.

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.

Cold War - Berlin Wall (Reading, Questions, Map and Teacher Key) - This 9 page Cold War resource details the history of the rise and fall of the Berlin Wall during the Cold War. The resource starts with a three page reading that details the history and significance of the Berlin Wall. Specifically, it details the creation of the Berlin Wall, the fall of the Berlin Wall, the significance of the Berlin Wall as a symbol of the tensions of the Cold War. It contains vivid imagery and detailed information to help your students understand the importance of the Berlin Wall during the Cold War. Next, the resource contains a set of 19 questions related to the reading. The questions will help your students to learn about the history of the rise and fall of the Berlin Wall and other significant events, such as: the division of Berlin after World War II and Ronald Reagan's famous speech in 1987. Finally, the resource contains a short map assignment in which students are to identify the different zones of Berlin and the location of the Berlin Wall. The questions and map includes a detailed teacher key for ease of assessment.

Cold War - Research Project with Rubric (15 Cold War Events) - This Cold War 7 page resource includes a research project for the major events and topics related to the Cold War. The resource requires students to complete research on a chosen event or topic from the Cold War in relation to the history and significance and then to create a display to show their research.

Cold War - Iron Curtain (Speech and Cartoon Analysis with Teacher Key) - This 6 page Cold War resource includes a source analysis related to the Cold War concept of the Iron Curtain. The resource includes an excerpt from Winston Churchill's famous 'Iron Curtain' speech and a political cartoon related to the Iron Curtain. Next, the resource contains a set of 13 questions that will help your students analyze the included speech and political cartoon. Your students will gain an understanding for the Cold War concept of the Iron Curtain and will also be able to increase their source analysis skills. As well, the resource includes a detailed teacher key for ease of assessment.

Cold War - NATO and the Warsaw Pact - Webquest with Key - This 6 page Cold War document contains a webquest and teachers key related to the basics of NATO and the Warsaw Pact during the Cold War. It contains 18 questions from the history.com website.

Cold War - PowerPoint (50 Slides) Great Introductory PPT for Important Terms - This Cold War 50 slide PowerPoint presentation contains important terms, events and people of the Cold War and is best used when introducing students to the main concepts of the overall Cold War. It makes use of vivid images and humor to hook student interest in relation to Cold War themed topics and is a great overview of the major terms that students can expect to encounter as they learn about the Cold War!
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Teaching Duration
3 Weeks

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Cold War - Resource Bundle (Projects, Webquests, Assignmen
Cold War - Resource Bundle (Projects, Webquests, Assignmen
Cold War - Resource Bundle (Projects, Webquests, Assignmen
Cold War - Resource Bundle (Projects, Webquests, Assignmen