To study the relationship between the United States and neighboring countries during the second half of the 20th century (post World War II).
1 class period
In this lesson, students read through three sections entitled Canada, The United States and Latin America, and Latin America Today by finding and circling key words, names, and terms in three fun word search puzzles. These words, names, and terms are then used to complete sentences about the United States and its neighbors.
Teacher Instructions and answer key included, along with a 20-question follow up quiz to measure student progress. The quiz can also be given as a homework assignment.