This PowerPoint discusses the developments in the Cold War, especially during the presidency of John F. Kennedy. The Berlin Wall and Fidel Castro of Cuba are also discussed. This presentation is colorful and engaging. It is appropriate for special education students, English language learners, and students who struggle with grade level material generally. It was created to go along with Chapter 20, Sec. 1 of the textbook "The Americans:Reconstruction to the 21st Century, published by McDougal Littell. It can also be used as a stand alone resource.