7 page lesson that requires students to complete a detailed timeline related to the major events of the Cold War. 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 timelines. Also, the resource includes a detailed teachers key for each of the events included in the assignment, as well as a detailed explanation for use. Finally, the package includes a rubric for ease of assessment.
This timeline assignment includes 13 different and important events, such as: Berlin Airlift, Cuban Missile Crisis, Bay of Pigs Invasion, Korean War, Vietnam War, Berlin Wall, and more!
This is a fantastic resource to cover the major events of the Cold War. This will make an excellent addition to your unit, and can also make a great review assessment for your unit!