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The European Union

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
What is the European Union and why was it formed? The six resources in this collection provide background information about the formation of the Union, its members, and the programs it has developed to foster peace and unity.
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Enlarging the European Union - The Good, The Bad, The Ugly

For Teachers 9th - 12th
First, the class discusses the function and formation of the European Union. They conduct research and watch videos describing global and economic implications of joining the EU. After all of that learning, a small portion of the class...
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Deutschland und die Europäische Union (Germany and the European Union)

For Teachers 10th - 12th
Introduce your language students in German class to the European Union, including the historic developments, the current structure, and some of the political and social principles behind it with this instructional activity. In small...
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European Union

For Teachers 9th - 12th
The EU has always been around, right? Discover the inception, history, forms, and functions of the European Union. A highly informative resource will provide the class with a basic overview of why the EU was formed, how it functions,...
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Panorama of the European Union

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Explore the concept of the European Union interactively. Young travelers go on a European Union scavenger hunt through the "Panorama of the European Union" map publication. The scavenger hunt worksheet provides answers and detailed...
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European Union Governance

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Become familiar with the structure and functions of the European Union. As they conduct internet research, young historians use an attached worksheet to categorize the five main institutions of the EU. A flowchart worksheet also gives...
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Discovering the European Union Scavenger Hunt

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
Using the provided scavenger hunt worksheet, class members research a member of the European Union and then incorporate their findings into a presentation for the whole class.
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EU Simulation: The European Council

For Teachers 12th
Discover how government and the European Union works with this interactive activity. Small groups form to represent a country and create a profile. The instructor presents an issue to discuss and potential politicians then develop...
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European Union

For Teachers 6th
Sixth graders examine the purpose of the European Union.  In this World History lesson plan, 6th graders create a definition for the term Constitution.  Students compare the countries in the European Union.   
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European Union Simulation: The European Council

For Teachers 10th - 12th
Students participate in a simulation of the European Council in which they debate issues and adopt resolutions. After a lecture on the institutions of the European Union and the policymaking process, students choose a country to...
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European Union Treaties

For Students 9th - 12th
In this European Union instructional activity, high schoolers respond to 7 short answer questions about the European Union treaties with other nations.
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Bridge to the Future: Enlarging the European Union

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
The political, social, and economic challenges the European Union faces as it enlarges is the focus of a six-lesson unit. Class members investigate and craft a presentation about a member country, the treaties member states must sign,...
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The Founding and Development of the European Union

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
How did Europe transition from a period of conflict to a period of sustained peace? As class members continue their study of the history and development of the European Union, groups examine the events in six time periods, from the EU's...
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The European Union’s Economic and Monetary Union

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
What are the benefits of using the Euro, the EU's common currency? What are the challenges faced? As their examination of the European Union continues, class members investigate the impact on how the switch to the Euro impacted...
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European Union and freedom of movement

For Teachers 9th - Higher Ed
Students are introduced to the European Union and begin to look inside the significance of the movement. They become familiar with the countries of the EU, gain insight into the concept of "free movement," and research the benefits and...
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European Union

For Teachers 9th - 12th
The strength of the resource is in the critical thinking tasks that ask class members to devise fair trade systems and agricultural policies for members of the European Union that make food stuffs and materials goods cheaper. The class...
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European Union Map Quest

For Teachers 6th
Sixth graders identify countries of the European Union. In this map skills lesson, 6th graders use an online panoramic European Union map to identify the countries.
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European Union Map Quest

For Teachers 6th
Sixth graders identify countries of the European Union. They locate countries of Europe on a map and pair with a student to complete a blank map of Europe. They label each country and complete worksheets for the European Union. They...
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European Union Governance

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Young scholars explore the government functions of the European Union and how legislation is passed. As a class, students define the European Union and their interests in economic, political and social issues. Using the internet, young...
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The Panorama Of The European Union

For Teachers 6th
Sixth graders investigate the existence of the European Union with the help of a map publication. They also brainstorm to think of terms related to the Union. Students write a summary that should conclude the European Union is a...
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European Union Governance

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Students explore the structure of European Union (EU) governance. In this EU instructional activity, students research EU geography, member countries, and commission attributes. Students also listen to a lecture regarding the EU...
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Discovering the European Union Scavenger Hunt

For Teachers 10th - 12th
Students explore the European Union (EU). In this global studies lesson, students research Internet and print sources regarding the economic and social aspects of EU nations. Students compare the status of EU nations.
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European Union Overview II

For Students 9th - 12th
In this European Union worksheet, students respond to 6 matching and 15 fill in the blank questions that provide an overview of the European Union governing body.
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The European Union

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Learners complete an in-depth exploration of the European Union using the five themes of geography as a guide. In small groups, students use traditional and technological resources to answer questions about the European Union, with each...
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Social Protections and the European Union

For Teachers 6th
Sixth graders take on the role of social welfare systems in the European Union. In this European Union (EU) lesson, 6th graders discover social programs in the EU and compare them to the social programs in the United States.
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Should Turkey Become A Member Of The European Union?

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students research the guidelines for admission in the European Union. They find the reasons for the possible membership for the country of Turkey. The pros and cons of expanding the Union is covered with the use of class discussion using...
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European Union Production of Gap Year Briefing Sheet

For Students 8th - 12th
In this European Union activity, students respond to 7 short answer questions regarding the organization of the European Union.
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Governments in the European Union

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students compare the governments of the United States and the European Union. In this government systems lesson, students explore the social programs that the Untied States and the European Union offer to their citizens.
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European Union Role Play

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students compare and contrast the ways in which people and goods move between European countries prior to and post European Union creation. Students simulate product movement through four different countries prior to the creation of the...
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The Size of the European Union and its Member States

For Students 7th - 12th
In this European Union worksheet, students select an activity to complete. Two activities regarding the size of the European Union are offered.
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Acceptance of Genetically Modified Organisms in the European Union

For Teachers 10th - 12th
Students work in small groups to research viewpoint of assigned country in European Union on acceptance of genetically modified organisms. Students then create presentation including country's specific stance on and list of imported...
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Acceptance of Genetically Modified Organisms in the European Union

For Teachers 10th
Tenth graders analyze the impact of advances in genomics on individuals and society. In this World History lesson, 10th graders research a specific country from the European Union. Students create a presentation on this country  which...
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European Union: Myths and facts

For Teachers 10th - Higher Ed
Students examine the difference between myths and facts presented about the European Union. They read and discuss articles about the EU and its role in European politics by evaluating a referendum to the EU constitution.
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Germany and the European Union

For Teachers 10th - 12th
Young scholars in a German class examine the issues surrounding Germany and the European Union. As a class, they decorate their classroom with a map of Europe and listen to a German song. They are introduced to new vocabulary and use...
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European Union Constitution

For Teachers 8th - 12th
Students explore the European Union Constitution and the impact on the various countries involved. They discuss the countries that have rejected the rules and the countries that have accepted them. They imagine they are the head of a...
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EU Movement Role Play

For Teachers 6th - 8th Standards
Using role play, a graphic organizer, and discussion, your class members will compare and contrast the movement of people and goods between countries in the European Union before and after the organization was established. This is a...
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European Union Overview I

For Students 9th - 12th
In this European Union (EU) activity, high schoolers respond to 7 short answer questions about the history and functions of the EU.
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Introduction to the European Union

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
What is the purpose of the European Union, and what institutions and countries comprise it? Check out this resource in which class members participate in a student-led WebQuest activity designed to offer an overview of the European...
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Germany And The European Union

For Teachers 10th
Tenth graders investigate the concept of the European Union. They spend time looking at the different characteristics that are common in respect to geography, culture, and governmental structures. The research is used in order to obtain...
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Creation of Unified Governments: The United States and the European Union

For Teachers 11th
Eleventh graders study the process of creating the United States and the European Union.  In this American History lesson plan, 11th graders discuss the creation of government and its impacts.   
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European Union - Free Movement

For Students 6th - 9th
In this European Union studies worksheet, students examine a map of continent and respond to 10 short answer questions regarding it. A map is not included.
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European Union Workshop

For Teachers 6th
Sixth graders explore the rights and civic responsibilities of citizens. They discuss chracter traits and rules to establish a class democracy. They compare the countries in the European Union with the students in the classroom. They...
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The European Union 1

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students view a PowerPoint presentation on the European Union. In this UK lesson, students explore the question of whether the UK should form part of the European Union and develop their debate skills.
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The Potential Unification of Cyprus and the Entry of Cyprus into the European Union

For Teachers 9th - 12th
High schoolers analyze reasons for the existing political situation in Cyprus. They review the history of the European Union, and analyze the benefits of Cyprus joining the EU.
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The European Union

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Young scholars explore what the European Union is by looking at the historical steps that have revitalized European nations as an economic competitor in global trade. They design three illustrated and comprehensive time line murals to...
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The Euro- New Currency for The European Union

For Teachers 11th - 12th
Students investigate the origin and use of the Euro as currency in the newly established European Union. The implications for the local and world economy are considered. Students calculate the value of the Euro in comparison to other...
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The European Union

For Teachers 9th - 12th
High schoolers analyze the history of the European Union. They define the goals and operations of the EU. Students summarize their findings and present these findings to the class. They write a summary of the history of the EU.
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The European Parliament

For Students 9th - 12th
In this European Union worksheet, students respond to 5 short answer questions about the European Union's Parliament.
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EU Simulation: The European Council

For Teachers 10th - 12th
Students take on the role of European Council members. For this European Union (EU) lesson, students research pertinent issues facing the EU. Students use their research findings to prepare for a debate simulation.
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The Geography of Europe

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
What is the European Union? Where is it? Why is it? To begin a study of the EU, class members examine the physical geography of Europe and the size and population density of 28-member countries in comparison to non-member countries like...
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Introduction To The European Union

For Teachers 9th - 11th
A lot happened to European economics, policy, and social systems after WWII. This 24 page social studies packet provides images, reading passages, comprehension questions, and critical thinking questions regarding all things Europe from...
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Model European Council Simulation

For Teachers 7th - 12th
Students explore the European Union and the operation of the European Council. In this European Union (EU) lesson, students conduct research pertaining to EU leaders and member countries prior to participating in a simulation that...
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The European Commission

For Students 9th - 12th
In this European Commission activity, students respond to 12 short answer and fill in the blank questions about European Union institution.
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Promotional Leaflet for a European Country

For Students 6th - 8th
In this European Union studies worksheet, students follow guidelines to create a brochure to promote tourism to a European country of their choice.
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Count on the Euro

For Teachers 4th - 12th
Students research the history of the Euro and gain an understanding of the countries involved in the European Union. They identify countries of heritage for themselves and/or classmates. They then make a changeable currency conversion...
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2001 AP® Macroeconomics Free-Response Questions

For Students 10th - 12th Standards
The European Union has had a profound effect on world economic dynamics. A structured inquiry investigates its impacts on global interest rates. Other authentic testing materials from College Board explore banking reserve requirements...
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Exploring the Objectives of the European Union

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Middle schoolers identify the members of the EU and brainstorm on how these countries would benefit by having an alliance. In groups, they examine the main objectives of the EU and present to the class.
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European Union

For Teachers 7th - 12th
Students read a short dialogue that takes place between a Canadian who is touring France and a French citizen.  In this World History lesson, students create answers to comprehension questions.  Students participate in a class discussion.  
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The Euro in Crisis

For Students 9th - 12th
The November 14, 2011 edition of the New York Times included an article about debt and the European economy. Critical readers use the article to answer 13 who, what, when, where, and why questions. 
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Arguments for the EU

For Students 9th - 12th
In this European Union (EU) worksheet, students respond to 5 short answer questions regarding arguments for the European Union.
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Justice & Home Affairs Policy

For Students 9th - 12th
In this European Union worksheet, students respond to 8 short answer questions that about the European Union's justice and domestic policies.
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Panorama of the European Union

For Teachers 6th
Sixth graders study the European Union. In this European Union lesson, 6th graders go on a scavenger hunt in groups to find missing pieces to a worksheet. Students use their scavenger hunt to develop descriptions of the European Union...
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Enlargement of Europe

For Students 9th - 12th
In this European Union (EU) worksheet, learners respond to 6 short answer and 9 fill in the blank questions about enlarging the European Union.
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Cultural Identity

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
How does cultural diversity impact political identity? That is the question researchers face as they continue their examination of the European Union and the programs it has developed in its attempt to achieve unity in diversity. To gain...
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European Integration: Who and Why?

For Teachers 11th - 12th
This French IV-V lesson plan addresses European integration into the European Union. French language learners research, discuss, and present in the target language. Online research, discussion, and presentations will take approximately...
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EU Lesson Plan

For Teachers 6th - 7th
Students explore the European Union. In this European Union lesson, students research the member countries of the European Union and discuss the diversity of the independent nations. Students discuss the future of the European Union.
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Europe

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students examine the reasons how and why the European Union was formed. They locate Europe on a map and identify the countries in the European Union. They create a tourist brochure for one of the countries.
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EU Lesson Plan

For Teachers 6th
Sixth graders examine the role of the European Union in the world today. In this European Union (EU) lesson plan, 6th graders determine how Great Britain fits into the EU, examine EU policies, and investigate the influence of the EU in...
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EU Institutions

For Students 9th - 12th
In this European Union practice activity, students respond to 8 short answer questions about the European Union institutions.
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The Euro: Money Changes Everything

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Pupils explore the impact of the euro on nations of the European Union (EU). In this euro lesson, students examine exchange rates within the EU as well as outside the EU in order to better understand the implications of changing...
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The Geography of Europe

For Teachers 7th - 9th
Students examine maps of Europe. In this geography skills activity, students interpret several maps to determine the boundaries of the European Union and respond to assessment questions about the maps.
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Arguments Against the EU

For Students 9th - 12th
In this European Union worksheet, learners respond to 8 short answer questions regarding arguments against the European Union.
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Extended Family

For Teachers 7th - 12th
Students examine the 2004 European elections. In this current events lesson, students visit the noted Web sites to consider the pros and cons of expanding the European Union.
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EU Movement Role Play

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Pupils explore the concept of movement. For this European Union lesson, students participate in a classroom simulation that requires them to compare the movement of people and goods among the EU nations prior to the formation of the EU...
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Defence and Diplomacy

For Students 9th - 12th
For this European Union worksheet, students respond to 8 short answer questions that about the European Union's defense and diplomacy policies.
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Structure of Government within the EU

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
The political system of the European Union is historically unique and has been constantly evolving. To better understand the structure of the EU, class members compare the EU's branches to those of the United States Federal Government.
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EU and Turkey

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
Should Turkey be admitted to the European Union? Before debating this question, class members research the background and stated purpose of the EU, read articles of Turkey's bid to become a member of the EU, and the concerns other...
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The Single Market and Free Trade

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
What are the benefits of a single EU market? Class members conclude their examination of the European Union by focusing on the single market concept designed to bring down barriers, create more jobs, and increase prosperity.
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Constitutions and Mindmap of Government

For Students 6th - 8th
In this European Union studies worksheet, middle schoolers examine governments in the United Kingdom and other European nations as they respond to 10 short answer questions and complete a graphic organizer.
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Immigration and Asylum

For Students 9th - 12th
In this European Union worksheet, students respond to 12 short answer questions about immigration and asylum issues in the European Union.
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Symmetry of Flag

For Students 7th - 12th
In this symmetry of flags activity worksheet, students examine the symmetry of the flags of the nations of the European Union.
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Symmetry of Flags - Extension

For Students 8th - 12th
In this symmetry of flags activity worksheet, students examine the symmetry of the flags of the nations of the European Union.
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Brexit Debate

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Should we stay or should we go? Class members debate whether Britain should exit the European Union. While the resource predates the exit vote, the materials provide class members with an opportunity to explore some of the many issues...
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An Overview of the European Union, Eurozone, and the European Debt Crisis

For Teachers 9th - 12th
This is a solid introduction to the European Union and the debt crisis of the late 2000s through 2012. Class members watch a PowerPoint, take notes, read passages, answer questions, and work in groups to write a fable that illustrates a...
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Common Agricultural Policy

For Students 9th - 12th
In this European Union worksheet, students respond to 6 short answer and 8 fill in the blank questions about the Common Agricultural Policy.
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Common Fisheries Policy

For Students 9th - 12th
For this European Union worksheet, students respond to 7 matching and 5 fill in the blank questions that provide an overview of the Common Fisheries Policy.
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Factors for Economic Integration in Western Europe since 1945

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
While the European Union has been a part of economic landscape for decades, it grew out of a period of economic integration after World War II. Using a round table method, class members analyze and discuss the events leading up to the...
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Trade and Development

For Students 9th - 12th
In this European Union (EU) activity, students respond to 9 short answer questions regarding EU policies concerning trade and development.
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Greece Adopts the Euro

For Teachers 7th - 12th
Students examine the European Union and how it adopted a single currency, the Euro. They research a number of websites to explain the Euro and its current value.
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Soil Conservation and the EU

For Teachers 3rd
Third graders examine how the European Union countries conserve their soil. In groups, they describe ways in which humans can destroy soil and create a plan in which they can be involved to conserve soil in their community. They make...
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Geography Now! Hungary

For Students 8th - Higher Ed Standards
It's linguistically isolated, and while it's not on a fault line, Hungary is a hot bed of geothermic activity. It is a standout country, but its people are known for more than just goulash— some are world-renowned water polo players. A...
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Should Britain Leave the EU?

For Teachers 10th
Tenth graders analyze the reasons to why Great Britain wants to leave the European Union. For this European Union lesson, 10th graders read an article and answer comprehension questions. Students participate in a debate on the European...
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Lesson Plan C22: Government and Population

For Teachers 7th - 10th
Learners discuss basic structure of National Government in United Kingdom, explore electoral system of individual countries and European Union, and complete Government and Population worksheet to practice rounding, and calculating mean...
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EU Overview III

For Students 9th - 12th
In this European Union (EU) activity, students respond to 17 fill in the blank questions about the history and functions of the EU.
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Eu, Un, and Commonwealth: Keeping Peace

For Teachers 6th - 9th
What are the UN, the EU, and Commonwealth? Have the class brainstorm all they know about these powerful international organizations. Then have them compare and contrast the ways in which different countries or political groups work. They...
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The European Union 2

For Teachers 11th - Higher Ed
Students examine the social implications of the European Union. They examine how the European Union addresses poverty and unemployment through new policies.
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The European Union and the Canadian Federation: Can they be Compared?

For Teachers 10th
Tenth graders compare the European Union to the Canadian Federation. For this governing bodies lesson, 10th graders compare the structures of the 2 political organizations as they complete the provided handouts and graphic organizers.  
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The Euro and EMU

For Students 9th - 12th
In this European Union (EU) worksheet, learners respond to 9 short answer and 5 fill in the blank questions about the Euro and the EMU.
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Environment, Energy and Transport

For Students 9th - 12th
In this European Union learning exercise, students respond to 11 short answer questions regarding EU policies on environment, energy, and transportation.
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EU Budget

For Students 9th - 12th
In this European Union (EU) learning exercise, students respond to 8 short answer and 5 fill in the blank questions about EU budgeting practices.
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How Wealthy Are Europeans?

For Teachers 7th - 12th
Students investigate measures of central tendency. They examine compiled data and conduct critical analysis. The graph is focusing on the gross domestic product data. The lesson plan also reviews the concept of putting values in order of...
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The Single Market

For Students 9th - 12th
In this European Union (EU) instructional activity, learners respond to 11 short answer questions about single market policies of the EU including taxation and competition.
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European Day of Languages

For Students 11th - Higher Ed
Young adult or adult English learners complete activities that test reading comprehension, vocabulary and grammar skills, listening and speaking, as well as writing skills. After reading a document on the European Day of Languages, they...
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How Wealthy Are Europeans?

For Teachers 7th - 12th
Learners explore the wealth of Europeans through a math activity. They analyze given data and must complete various ways of organizing it. The class also practices finding the mean, mode, range, and the fundamental probability.
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Reforming the Industrial World: The Industrial Revolution leads to economic, social, and political reforms.

For Teachers 10th - 12th
The Industrial Revolution brought many changes to American and European economy and politics. Cover the causes and effects of social reforms after the rise of Industrialization. Topics include laissez-faire, economics, socialism,...
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American Foreign Policy: 1920 - 1941

For Teachers 10th - 12th
Take your class through the period between World War I and World War II. Covering various treaties and pacts between America and its neighbors - namely, Japan, Germany, and the Soviet Union- these slides could inspire some political...
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Astronomy and the Cold War: How the United States Used the Moon to Target the Soviet Union

For Teachers 11th - 12th
Students examine how astronomical observations were used to help target sites in the Soviet Union during Cold War and why such targeting was needed. Students then make predictions and observations of same astronomical events for their...
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Immigration in Canada and in the European Union

For Teachers 12th
Twelfth graders explore immigration policies. For this immigration lesson, 12th graders discuss the implications of immigration as they read polices for Canadian and European Union immigration. Students then draft their own immigration...
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A United Europe for the Common Good

For Teachers 7th
Seventh graders explore the purpose of the European union.  In this World History lesson plan, 7th graders research one of the components of the European Union.  Students present their finding to the class.
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The European Union Constitutional Treaty: The Enlargement of the European Union

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students explore governmental organizations. They compare and contrast the U. S. Constitution to EU's Constitutional Treaty. After describing the legal processes of a free society, students play a "Time Is On My Side" game which covers...
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Consolidation of European State Systems

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Several wars and changes in government had to happen before Europe was able to consolidate its state system. The presentation begins with King Louis XV and runs through each major European ruler over the next 72 years! It provides...
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Population Trends in the European Union

For Students 6th - 8th
In this European Union population trends worksheet, learners compare and contrast the average age of a person in Iceland and Luxembourg as they respond to 6 short answer questions.
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Introducing Europe

For Students 5th - 10th Standards
Provide your learners with a comprehensive introduction to Europe with this great set of worksheets. Map activities include matching European countries to their capitals and places on a political map, as well as exploring different...
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Cold War

For Students 5th - 12th Standards
The Cold War was not necessarily always cold in temperature, but the relationship between the United States and the Soviet Union sure was frigid! Scholars read various passages, view exhibition graphics, and observe an artifact from the...
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Geography Now! Germany

For Students 8th - Higher Ed Standards
Germany may have a slew of stereotypes associated with it, but there is more to the economic powerhouse than meets the eye. Not only is it home to more tornadoes than any other European country, but its people also serve more than 300...
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Regional identities in Italy

For Students 6th - 9th
In this Italy map activity activity, students complete 2 map activities that require them to identify major cities and landforms in the country.
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Current Spanish History 1900-present

For Teachers 10th
Tenth graders study the Spanish Civil War.  In this World History lesson, 10th graders analyze famous paintings.  Students compare and contrast the government of the United States with that of Spain. 
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European Currency Conversions to U.S. Dollars

For Teachers 6th
The use of spreadsheets is quite common when displaying mathematical data. In this currency instructional activity, learners enter data into a European Currency spreadsheet, and interpret the data to answer questions found on a worksheet...
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The European Union

For Students 7th - 8th
In this European Union worksheet, students make decisions, make generalizations, and use their map and graph skills to illustrate their knowledge about the European Union.
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What Can Third Graders Learn About Cooperation From the European Union?

For Teachers 3rd
Third graders examine a booklet to familiarize themselves with Europe. In groups, they must work through different scenerios cooperating with one another like the European Union works together to solve problems. They use the internet...
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Is It Safe to Go In? Water Quality of Bathing Areas in the EU

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Using your senses, apprehend the effects of contaminants in water. With a global focus, young scientists conduct a safe experiment by tasting sugar and salt water with different dilutions. After reviewing threshold limits, learners write...
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European Union Law

For Students 9th - 12th
In this European Court of Justice worksheet, students respond to 17 short answer and fill in the blank questions about European Union law.
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European Union: Countries And Its Capital Cities

For Students 7th - 9th
In this social studies activity students complete a table showing the 25 members of the European Union and their capital cities. Sometimes students must fill in missing countries, other times students provide the capital city.
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Geography Now! Moldova

For Students 8th - Higher Ed Standards
Moldova may be one of the least-visited places in Europe, but the overlooked nation is a fascinating mash-up of local culture and old Soviet influence. A video resource profiles the Eastern European country and its historical roots in...
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Currency - Coins in the European Union

For Students 6th - 8th
In this European currency worksheet, students examine Euro coins to respond to 4 short answer questions and complete 2 extension activities.
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International Organizations

For Teachers 6th - 12th Standards
What is the purpose of an international organization, and what impact do they have on the lives of citizens in foreign countries? After breaking into groups, your learners will research and report on one of six different international...
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2007 AP® Macroeconomics Free-Response Questions Form B

For Students 10th - 12th Standards
Australia and New Zealand are close trading partners. So what happens when one country goes into a recession? Learners consider the impact using authentic materials from College Board. Other practice questions include examinations of the...
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Global History and Geography Examination: January 2014

For Students 9th - 12th Standards
Scholars write an informational essay with a practice examination. The resource includes comprehensive multiple-choice questions dealing with everything from the creation of the European Union to changes in oil prices across the globe.
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The Enlargement of the European Union

For Teachers 9th - 12th
The student will be able to: ¿¿ Identify the role of compromise in the constitutional process.¿¿ Compare and contrast the establishment of the constitution in the United States and the creation of a constitutional treaty in the...
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European Integration: Who and Why?

For Teachers 10th - 12th
Students use the internet to research facts about the members of the European Union. In groups, they use their information to develop a presentation and a fact sheet. They must identify the positives and negatives of their European...
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Rise of New Leaders and Ideas in Europe in the 1930s

For Students 8th - 12th
In this European history worksheet, students research Communism, Fascism, and Nazism in Europe during the 1930's. Students respond to the provided questions about the government systems.
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What can American third graders learn about soil from the European Union

For Teachers 3rd
Third graders develop a list of ways humans destroy soil. In this soil conservation lesson plan, 3rd graders listen to a book on soil conservation and design posters about how to conserve soil. Students share their work orally with...
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Chapter 28: Red Flags and Velvet Revolutions: The End of the Cold War, 1960-1990

For Students 10th - Higher Ed
Set your historians up for testing success using this interactive flashcard tool. It is one of many learning strategies offered in this thorough online resource. Although designed for use with a text, the site is valuable independently....
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Writing Exercises: Collapse of Communism in Europe, #1

For Students 10th - 11th
Young historians will consider the causes that led to the collapse of communism and the Soviet Union as well as the impact Lech Walesa had on Poland. They compose three responses in short essay format.
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The European Union

For Teachers 9th
Ninth graders construct a timeline depicting the development of the European Union and label and color countries on a map belonging to it. They write essays about how the Union affects the United States.
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European Union And Its Organizations

For Teachers 10th
Tenth graders investigate the historical events surrounding the founding of the European Union. The teacher provides a handout to guide the lesson and research. They answer questions verbally in the form of a class discussion. The...
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Languages

For Students 8th - 12th
This worksheet addresses the issue of language and its barriers within the diverse European Union. Due to the reliance on a resource called, "Europe in the Round", this worksheet may have limited appeal.
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Map Activities

For Students 6th - 9th
In this geography learning exercise, students follow the directions and shade 3 different regions of a UK political map, shade European Union countries on a political map of Europe, match 4 physical feature of Africa to their...
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The Early Cold War: 1947-1970

For Teachers 9th - 11th
With a combination of images, maps, and valuable information, this presentation is a strong resource for a history class that is coming out of a WWII unit and into a Cold War unit. Some points are outlined for students, while others are...
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Geography Now! Estonia

For Students 8th - Higher Ed Standards
Estonia won its independence from the Soviet Union using mass gatherings in the streets singing forbidden national songs. Since then, Estonia has been working to create ties with Nordic countries and find its place in world affairs....
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What Can Third Graders Learn About Cooperation From the European Union?

For Teachers 4th
Fourth graders explore the reasons the European Union began and identify the lessons they can apply to group work in the classroom. In this European Union lesson, 4th graders read the booklet from the website and complete several steps...
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Births and Deaths: Birth and Death Rates in European Countries

For Students 6th - 8th
In this European Union population worksheet, students examine birth and death rates in the EU as they follow procedures to create a scatter diagram.
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Breaking News English: France Rejects European Constitution

For Students 5th - 10th
In this English worksheet, students read "France Rejects European Constitution," and then respond to 47 fill in the blank, 7 short answer, 20 matching, and 8 true or false questions about the selection.
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European Currency Conversion to US Dollars

For Teachers 6th
Sixth graders enter data into the European Currency spreadsheet and then interpret this data to answer questions on the activity worksheet. They also create a chart or graph to display specific data.
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End to the Cold War

For Students 7th - 12th
Introduce your class to topics relating to the Cold War through a brief reading selection. Class members read the passage and answer four questions, which are provided on the bottom of the page.
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Who is Allowed into the EU?

For Teachers 12th
Twelfth graders investigate whether Turkey will join the European Union. In this government structures lesson, 12th graders prepare for and participate in a debate over expansion within the European Union.
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Europe's Last Resort

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Students explore the statement issued by the European Union with regards to the use of military force in Iraq, and discuss it and related issues. They write a position paper supporting one of the countries or a person or organization.
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The Euro: Classroom Exercises

For Teachers 9th - 12th
High schoolers examine trade between the United States and the European Union. In this costs of goods lesson, students conduct research to identify the costs of goods made in the EU in America and the cost of goods made in America in the...
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Regional Economic Multipliers

For Students 7th - 9th
In this European Union economics worksheet, students examine economically disadvantaged countries in the EU as they complete a graphic organizer.
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Does Turkey Meet the Criteria for Entry into the European Union?

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Learners research and explore the criteria for entry into the European Union, current conditions in Turkey, and formulate a plan that would bring Turkey into the EU followed by a time line. As representatives of the Turkish mission, they...
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The European Union

For Teachers 7th
Seventh graders perform research related to the concept of the European Union. By becoming familiar with the Union they comprehend the advantages and disadvantages of the governmental structure.
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The European Union

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students compare the structures and content of the United States Constitution against the draft of the European Union Constitution. They consider various perspectives on the formation of a constitution.
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2018 AP® Macroeconomics Free-Response Questions

For Students 10th - 12th Standards
When recessions happen, they impact markets around the world. Scholars explore the effects with a prompt from the College Board exam. Other analytical exercises include evaluating the trade-offs that happen when societies produce...
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Shopping Basket: Is it better to live in Germany or the UK?

For Students 9th - 12th
In this European Union economics activity, students respond to 2 multi-step questions that require them to research the costs of living in Germany and the United Kingdom.
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Purchasing Power of Working Time - Extension Task

For Students 9th - 12th
In this European Union economics worksheet, learners respond to 5 multi-step questions that require them to research the costs of living in Germany and the United Kingdom.
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Probability

For Students 12th - Higher Ed
In this probability worksheet, students explore theoretical probability, empirical probability, tree diagrams, and conditional probability. This twenty-four page worksheet contains approximately 80 problems. Answers, explanations, and...
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The Czech Republic in the European Union

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students identify the pros and cons of the Czech republics membership in the European Union. In pairs, representing both sides of the issue, they debate its participation in the Union. Students develop presentations and debate the issue.
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The European Union 3

For Teachers 6th
Sixth graders identify countries in the European Union (EU).They consider the positives and negatives of group membership. Students create a mock governing body for their school and make a membership ID.
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Crime in Europe

For Students 7th - 12th
In this crime in the European Union worksheet, learners respond to 3 short answer questions that require them to compare and contrast crimes in European nations.
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Geography Now! Bulgaria

For Students 8th - Higher Ed Standards
Harry Potter fans may recognize Bulgaria as the home of Victor Krum, but the Balkan country is so much more. A video resource explores its bats, caves, and nutritious yogurt. After learning about the former Eastern bloc country, pupils...
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The Enlargement of the European Union

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students will choose from the following roles that they would like to play in the newscast: Roles: a. Anchorpersons (2)b. Field Reporters focused on security issues, example: training of Iraqi troops (4)c. Interviewers and interviewees...
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An Intersection Of Economic Systems - Euro Versus Dollar

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students investigate the concepts related to the economic system of the European Union by looking at the currency of the Euro in comparison to the American dollar. They compare and contrast the Federal Reserve, International Monetary...
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Cadmium

For Students 9th - Higher Ed Standards
Cadmium, a highly toxic metal, finds purpose on cookware and batteries. Viewers learn about the properties of the 48th element on the periodic table as part of a larger series. It discusses the history and applications as well as shows a...
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On This Day: The Monroe Doctrine

For Students 7th - Higher Ed Standards
The Monroe Doctrine is one of the longest-lasting presidential policies, and it still impacts foreign policy today. Using three clips from historians and archivists, scholars explore the world of James Monroe and his watershed statement....
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Diseases Without Borders

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Students use the European Union's struggle with Mad Cow Disease as a starting point to study the spread of infectious diseases across geographical boundaries.
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Currency – Banknotes in the EU

For Students 8th - 12th
In this European Union worksheet, students respond to 6 short answer questions that require them to examine the sizes of Euro banknotes.
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Briefing Book

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students prepare a briefing book highlighting important twentieth century events in Europe. The book lists and explains the major events of the twentieth century that caused separation and unification in Europe.
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Political, Economic, and Cultural Effects on Eastern Europe

For Students 7th - 9th
For this Eastern European worksheet, students take notes in a chart by explaining how four factors effected Eastern Europe. They then complete a graphic organizer about issues facing Eastern Europe today.
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Contemporary: Accelerating Global Change and Realignments

For Students 9th - Higher Ed
The twentieth century was marked by two distinct forces: conflict and progress. Examine the ways that wars and technological competition, industrialization and decolonization, and all antecedent forces and relationships to this point led...
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Africa: Names and Nations of Note

For Teachers 9th - 12th
High schoolers explore Africa. In this global studies lesson, students research the history of African nations, noting the impact of European colonization and other historical events. High schoolers design posters about the nations they...
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Governmental Philanthropy: The Marshall Plan

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
Was The Marshall Plan an example of government philanthropy? Of private sector philanthropy? What were the effects of The Marshall Plan? The consequences? Class members conduct research, examine primary source materials, and then craft...
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Climate Change and the EU

For Teachers 6th
Sixth graders investigate solutions for a cleaner environment. In this environmental protection instructional activity, 6th graders discuss and list the key issues surrounding the environment. Students read and take notes on climate...
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How "Grand" and "Allied" Was the Grand Alliance?

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
Learn more about the Grand Alliance with a scaffolded lesson plan that includes four activities. Class members use primary sources to complete a map exercise, understand the goals and objectives of each individual nation, and participate...
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A Debate Against Slavery

For Teachers 6th - 8th Standards
Slavery is a serious topic that can be challenging for middle schoolers to study. Young scholars can see firsthand through primary sources what occurred during that time period in the United States. The third of five lessons provides...
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First Contact: Lesson Plan 4 - Grades 5-6

For Students 5th - 6th Standards
After watching Treasure in the Sea, a documentary about Channel Islands National Park and the video First Contact, about the voyage of Juan Rodríguez Cabrillo to the Channel islands, groups research and then compare the experiences of...
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Borrowing from the Greek Debt

For Students 9th - 12th
Use political cartoons to help your class understand the European Debt Crisis and visual symbolism. This analysis handout includes two cartoons depicting the crisis and prompts learners to consider possible symbols and allusions to best...
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The Euro

For Teachers 9th - 12th
High schoolers investigate foreign currency.  In this secondary mathematics lesson, students explore the reasons why the countries of the European Union switched to the euro.  Additionally, high schoolers explore the possible reasons why...
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Power for the People

For Teachers 6th
Sixth graders explore energy consumption issues. In this environmental awareness lesson, 6th graders compare the use of energy in the United States and the European Union. Students conduct research to compare how countries fare regarding...
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The Pros and Cons of Transnational Alliances

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students describe the social, political, and economic impact of various transnational organizations, such as the United Nations and the European Union. They consider the potential impacts of this type of transnation
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EU Social Policy

For Students 9th - 12th
In this European Union instructional activity, students respond to 11 short answer questions about the European Union's social policies and fundamental rights.
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The European Union

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students gain knowledge of the EU through current events and map skills. They review and increase their ability to use maps. Students work in groups to find current events about the EU in the available magazine and newspapers.
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The U.S. and NATO - Irreconcilable Differences?

For Teachers 12th
Understand the political and security issues that divide and unite the U.S. and European nations within NATO. ¿¿ See the varied interests that underlie decisions of different member states of the Atlantic Alliance, by participating in...
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The Republic of South Africa

For Teachers 7th - 9th
How did South Africa come under the rule of apartheid? Find out how European colonists settled in South Africa and established apartheid to dissuade the African majority from taking back their lands. Slides contain simple text and dates,...
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Extension Activity “Business Traveller”

For Students 6th - 8th
In this European Union distance and travel worksheet, students respond to 5 short answer questions regarding the trip one might make from London to Istanbul.
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Tourism in Europe

For Students 7th - 12th
In this tourism worksheet, students compare and contrast the income from tourism and the expenditure on tourism for countries in the European Union as they respond to 6 questions.
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Geography Now! Lithuania

For Students 8th - Higher Ed Standards
Lithuania is a fascinating mixture of dark culture and modernity. For example, it has both a Hill of Crosses and Hill of Witches. It was known as the Jerusalem of the North, but its Jewish population was wiped out during the Holocaust. A...
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LABOR UNIONS IN THE 21ST CENTURY

For Teachers 9th - 10th
Pupils define and discuss labor unions in the United States. They compare and contrast labor unions in the United States and labor unions in Europe and Japan.
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The Great Migration: Two American Tales

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Young scholars compare and contrast experiences of European immigrants and African American migrants in U.S. cities. After examining the topic, they write essays evaluating the differences and similarities of the groups' experiences.
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Cartoons for the Classroom: Between the Lines, Debt Crisis

For Students 8th - 12th
In this European debt crisis activity, students analyze a political cartoon about Greek debt and respond to 3 talking point questions.
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Osteoporosis

For Teachers 5th - 9th
Osteoporosis has long been viewed as an "old ladies' disease," but there are many people at risk. There are also many things young people can do to reduce their risk factors. Learn about all of this and more through a comprehensive...
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A New Flag for Europe

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students survey flags of Europe. Students read news stories dealing with the European Union. They discuss the importance of symbolism and identity. Students design one flag to represent all members of the European Union.
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Sarkozy Suggests Roma ‘Should be Sent to Luxembourg’

For Teachers 10th
Tenth graders examine the role of Nicholas Sarkozy in the European Union. In this European Union ESL instructional activity, 10th graders read an article and answer guided questions. Students participate in a radio conversation on what...
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Smithsonian Asian Pacific American Lesson: Immigration

For Teachers 3rd - 6th
Many of your class members will have heard of Executive Order 9066 and the Japanese internment camps of World War II. Some may even recognize the terms “Issei” and “Nisei,” but few will have heard of Enemy Alien Hearing Boards, of the...
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Big Ideas That Changed The World : Democracy (Part 4/5)

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Power shifts back from the polling stations to the market place in part four as the series looks at the optimism and democratic progress of the 1960s and 70s and the counter revolution of the 80s. The strong labor leanings of the...
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Financial Systems within the Travel and Tourism Industry

For Teachers Higher Ed
Students examine the financial systems that are in place in the travel and tourism industry in the United Kingdom. They look at how the expansion of the European Union affects the financial systems in the travel industry.
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Words in the News: EU Telecoms

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Students, in groups, brainstorm different ways to communicate. They practice using new vocabulary. They read an article about communication in Europe and answer questions.
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The Scramble for Africa

For Students 9th - 10th
In this Scramble for Africa worksheet, students complete twelve matching vocabulary questions to assess their comprehension about the scramble for African land by European nations.
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Eurovision

For Teachers 7th - 12th
Students explore Europe's comples cultural identity. Students consider if one song could represent all pop music tastes of Europe. In groups, students plan an evening of entertainment. They design posters to promote the event.
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Words in the News: India EU Trade

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Students discuss what they know about world leaders. In groups, they work together to complete an exercise on the board. They practice using new vocabulary words and match them with their definitions.
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Sports Physiology and Statistics

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
If I want to build up my heart, where should I start? Science scholars use statistics in a sports physiology setting during an insightful experiment. Groups measure resting and active heart rates and develop a scatter plot that shows the...

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