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The Formation of the Western Alliance, 1948-1949
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
How do people stop the spread of an ideology they don't think is right? Scholars research the policy of containment during the start of the Cold War. Small groups analyze primary sources to determine how the United States combated...
Astronomy and the Cold War: How the United States Used the Moon to Target the Soviet Union
11th - 12th
Pupils 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...
How and why did the United States fight the Cold War in Guatemala?
8th - 10th
Students investigate the Cold War and why it was fought in Guatemala. In this Cold War lesson, students analyze documents from the CIA and textbooks then discuss. Students work in pairs to answer questions and fill out graphic organizers.
The Vietnam War & its Impact on American Society
10th - 12th CCSS: Designed
Foster discussion in your advanced high school history class with primary sources from the Vietnam War era. After a timeline activity involving manipulatives, pupils get down to business analyzing and categorizing the document set. All...