This is the best series I've seen on the Cold War for High School students.
These worksheets are a mix of fill-in-the-blank and short answer where the teacher may wish to pause the video and talk about the questions in more depth.
The series can be found on iTunes Here
There are four episodes in total spanning the beginning to the end of the Cold War. Each episode is ~45 minutes.
Episode 2 explores the following:
♦ Impact of Jazz on Eastern Europe
♦ Soviet youth fair
♦ C.I.A. in Latin America
♦ Che Guevara
♦ Cuban Revolution
♦ The Kitchen Debate
♦ Berlin Wall
♦ Cold War in Africa
♦ Bomb shelters
♦ Cuban Missile Crisis
Watch the entire series with your class:
• Episode 1: In the Shadow of Fear
• Episode 2: Turning Up the Heat
• Episode 3: Cracks in the Wall
• Episode 4: War of Words
• Entire Series
Check out the entire Cold War series:
Lesson 1: The Cold War: An Overview (coming soon)
Lesson 2: The Korean War
Lesson 3: The Cuban Missile Crisis
Lesson 4: The Berlin Wall (coming soon)
Lesson 5: The Vietnam War
Lesson 6: The Fall of the Soviet Union
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