Osama bin Laden Death - (Reading, Questions, Map and Writing Assignment) - This 11 page resource deals with the death of Osama bin Laden by US forces after the ramifications of September 11th (9/11). This resource includes a 2 page reading on the events, importance and outcomes of the death of Osama bin Laden in 2011. Based on the reading your students will then be tasked with completing a set of 15 comprehension and analysis questions. Two of the questions require a persuasive response and make for great class discussion questions to foster an in-depth discussion of the issues. The questions include a detailed teachers key for every question.
Next, the resource includes a writing assignment that requires students to read an online article related to the reaction of the death of Osama bin Laden among US citizens. The response includes a teacher rubric for easy assessment and a detailed teachers explanation for possible uses.
Finally, the resource includes a mapping assignment of the Middle East that centers on the places important to the death of Osama bin Laden. The mapping assignment comes with a teachers key for ease of assessment.
This is an excellent resource to use as part of a September 11th (9/11) unit of study or when learning about Osama bin Laden. It could also work as a great lesson when learning about modern events.
The death of Osama bin Laden was an important historical event in recent history and this resource will help engage and excite your students when learning about the importance of the event!