This activity is included in Defining Communism: Vocabulary Lesson – purchase it here
Understanding the concept of communism is equally essential to the study of Economics as well as History (e.g. Cold War era). This word has many negative connotations attached to it – this resource's purpose is to help your students acquire an academic, unbiased understanding of communism.
These background notes offer more than a mere dictionary definition. Instead, your students will be engaged in understanding different shades of meaning through interactive note-taking, checks for understanding and discussion questions.
Page 1: Cover Page
Page 2: Teacher Notes (instructional sequence; links to a Google Slides presentation “Defining Communism” (view only))
Page 3: Notes Organizer
Additionally, purchasing this resource gives you access to a Google Slides presentation - “Defining Communism”(view only).
Look for green-framed logos on the cover pages to identify other Cold War unit resources, such as:
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