The following is a common core-based lesson on the Cold War, specifically the Truman Doctrine and the Marshall Plan. This worksheet contains a variety of student-centered activities designed to elicit discussion and sharpen critical thinking skills. Several activities include:
• Do now that focuses on the Yalta Conference and United Nations – includes several questions.
• Primary and secondary source readings – Marshall Plan, Truman Doctrine- several critical thinking questions perfect for class discussion.
• Group activity – Development of a “European Recovery Program” for after WWII.
• Cartoon analysis with questions.
• Answer the aim
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