The Cold War to Present-Day America unit contains a dynamic, 61-slide PowerPoint that takes students from the beginning of the Cold War up until the terrorist attacks on 9/11. The PowerPoint is filled with interesting photographs and detailed teacher notes so extensive that it reads like a textbook! Cloze passages (can be used as guided notes) accompany each slide the PowerPoint, along with Lesson Reviews that allow students to reflect back and respond to each chapter of the PowerPoint.
Also included: 8 Graphic Organizers with Blank Graphic Organizers (for more guided notes), an extensive color-coded vocabulary list (accompanied by 6 vocabulary quizzes), a challenging 30-Question Unit Test. 55 flash cards, and 30 bingo cards.
There are also 3 word search puzzles, 6 crossword puzzles and daily review questions (that can be used as daily activators).
Numerous Common Core Standards are addressed throughout, and answer keys are provided for everything.
The resources included will keep your students very busy providing them with numerous reading and writing activities. They follow the sequencing of the PowerPoint as well making this product very practical and easy to use.
Everything that you need to teach the Cold War is provided including several resources for classroom discussions, guided note-taking, assessment, differentiation, and extended classwork.