Turn the tables and make your students responsible for finding the main ideas of the lesson instead of you for a change! This lesson bundle is built around an activity where students discover the effects of communism on life in Cuba by analyzing photographs, political cartoons, written information, and statistics. Lots of activities and handouts are included to engage and challenge students while making learning fun and creative.
10 information placards showing the positive and negative effects of a communist economic system in Cuba cover the effects on:
Human Rights, Education, Housing, Government, US Relations, Immigration, Economy, Family, Food, and Transportation
Lesson bundle includes:10 colorful illustrated information handouts, 1 PowerPoint presentation (Show what you know review activity and Cuba overview with student graphic organizer), 1 student activity, 2 student graphic organizers (notes and activity handout), 4 student handouts to complete (classifying handout, Cuban recipe handout, Evaluate persuasive writing handout, Picto-Word handout), 1 game (memory game Cuba), 3 answer keys, and one teacher quick reference guide
Key Vocabulary: embargo, communist, free enterprise system, economy, immigration, dictatorship, unlimited government, human rights, rations, revolution, one-party state, poverty
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