This file is a resource pack about the purpose of the European Union and the relationship between member nations (as outlined by the Georgia Performance Standard – SS6CG5b). This lesson includes a presentation with important information relating to the history of the European Union, its purpose, advantages/disadvantages to joining, the euro, etc., as well as colorful images. There are also many useful graphic organizers and creative activities included in this 48-page file! You can choose to do them all, or pick the ones that best meet your students’ needs.
~Standards poster – slide 2
~European Union CLOZE notes and KEY -- slides 3-9
~European Union Notes (facts, images, etc.) – slides 10-31
~European Union Pros and Cons foldable and KEY -- slide 32-34
~EU Membership Map and KEY -- slides 35-37
~Join or Do Not Join Advertisement activity –slides 38-40
~EU Newspaper Article creative writing activity – slides 41-43
~Comprehension Check and KEY (could also be used as a quiz) – slides 44-46
~Twitter-Inspired Ticket Out the Door -- slides 47-48
*This file is aligned to the Georgia Performance Standards for 6th grade Social Studies.
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Here are some great supplemental activities that pair with this lesson:
Geography Task Cards
History Task Cards
Geography Color-by-Number activity