To become familiar with developments in the Soviet Union and the countries of Eastern Europe in the years following World War II.
1 class period
In this simple but informative activity, students work to complete sentences throughout the lesson pages by filling in spaces with missing words, names, and terms. Answers can be chosen from lists prior to each reading section. The sentences tell about important developments involving the Soviet Union and Eastern Europe in the years after World War II. Sections include:
• The Soviet Union
• East Germany
Easy-to-follow 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 or used as a review exercise later in the school year.