We found 556 reviewed resources for foreign policy
Diplomacy & Foreign PolicyLesson Planet
6th - 12th CCSS: Designed
Young learners can often find it difficult to relate to foreign policy considerations and decisions made by the federal government. This resource offers simple analogies to help convey such concepts as sanctions and diplomacy, and...
President Theodore Roosevelt: Foreign Policy Statesman or Bully?Lesson Planet
7th - 12th CCSS: Designed
Can a negative perception of a president's foreign policy harm his or her historical legacy? A project that winds the clock back to the date of Theodore Roosevelt's death puts students at the editorial desk of a fictional newspaper....
Foreign Policy: Crash Course Government and Politics #50Lesson Planet
10 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
The final video in a 50-part series on the United States government and politics investigates the need for foreign entanglement by America. Scholars analyze why we have foreign policy, which at times is for the greater good of the world,...
Decoding US Foreign Policy: The Iran-Contra AffairLesson Planet
9th - 11th
This is a really good lesson. Learners explore US Foreign Policy, the Reagan Administration, and the Iran-Contra Affair through various documents and readers theater. Worksheets, script, and web links are all included. Teaching can't get...
The Foreign Policies of Harry S. TrumanLesson Planet
9th - 12th
Students read an article about the new interest in Harry S. Truman. In groups, they review his foreign policy decisions and how situations might have been different if he had made a different decision. They also examine the problems he...
On This Day: The Monroe DoctrineLesson Planet
2 mins 7th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewThe 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....
War and International Law America’s Foreign Policy: Military InterventionLesson Planet
9th - 12th
Students analyze America's foreign policy. For this military intervention lesson, students listen to their instructor present a lecture on U.S. military interventions since 1989. Students respond to discussion questions about the lecture.
Coup to Revolution: U.S. foreign Policy in IranLesson Planet
11th - 12th
Young scholars read and discuss the Iran country Profile from the CIA World Factbook. They describe the current relationship between the United States and Iran. Students complete additional readings, and answer questions about them. They...
Foreign Aid and RemittanceLesson Planet
12 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Is providing aid to foreign countries always beneficial? High schoolers explore the basics of foreign aid and remittance, including the percentage of the United States budget that is allocated to foreign aid, and the ways that nonprofits...
Refugees from the Caribbean: Cuban and Haitian “Boat People”Lesson Planet
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Should refugees fleeing poverty be allowed the same entrance into the United States as those fleeing persecution? High schoolers read about US foreign policy in the late 20th century regarding refugees from Cuba and Haiti, and engage in...
Exploring US Foreign Policy after WWII--The Cold WarLesson Planet
Scholars explore U.S. Foreign Policy and Cold War ideologies adopted after WWII. They conduct Internet research on a topic or issue related to the Cold War Era, watch two films, and compose a time line and a multimedia presentation to...
Questions of War and Peace: Using Case Studies to Teach the History of American Foreign PolicyLesson Planet
11th - 12th
Students read three case studies to focus on how the United States dealt with foreign policy issues. In groups, they read about the decision to drop the atomic bomb, the commitment of troops to Vietnam and wwhether to send troops to...