A Common Core-friendly activity that explores the the key personalities and events of the Cold War Period.
- 15 detailed summaries for the students to work with; however, I encourage you to have additional resources available. Technology would be a plus!
- Graphic Organizers
- Lesson Procedure
Learning Packet includes detailed information on:
Truman, Marshall, JFK, LBJ, Reagan, Castro, McCarthy, Gorbachev, Rosenberg Trial, Berlin Blockade, The Warsaw Pact, The U-2 Incident, Iran Contra Affair, The Afghan War, and the Summer of Love and Woodstock
- Alternative Lesson Option
- This lesson requires a great deal of reading
- This lesson, plus much, much more included in my "Cold War" Unit Plan