To become familiar with the purpose, organization, and history of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization.
1 class period
Students begin by reading several paragraphs on lesson pages 3A and 3B about the following topics as they pertain to NATO.
Class members are instructed to underline or highlight key words, names, terms, and ideas while reading. Afterwards, the pages are collected by the teacher.
Each student is then given a copy of lesson pages 3C and 3D with the same information about NATO, except this version excludes many key words, names, and terms. Students must try to fill in the spaces with the appropriate words, names, and terms that correctly complete the sentences. Answers can be selected from a list that is provided.
Teacher Instructions and answer key included.