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New Review The House Un-American Activities Committee
Was the House Un-American Activities Committee justified in investigating subversive influences in the entertainment industry? Part two of the three-part series of lessons that examine the anti-communism movement after World War II, focuses on the HUAC investigation of the entertainment industry and the Hiss-Chambers Hearings.
9th - 12th Language Arts 11 Views 5 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Pupils view a television program that explores many Eastern European residents' discontentment with communism. They work in groups to research living conditions in an Eastern European country before communism, under communism and today. Students create a timeline and map showing their findings.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 4 Views 10 Downloads
What Caused the Palmer Raids
Students research the Palmer Raids. In this US history lesson, students pair share to define communism and socialism. Students watch a video about Attorney General Mitchell Palmer and Communism. Students complete two related worksheets and complete a series of questions on the topic.
9th - 11th Social Studies & History 9 Views 7 Downloads
Students identify and interpret general information about the Korean War, including important dates, terms, events, and participants. They also identify what the Cairo Declaration was and what military forces, political forces, and geographical patterns existed before the Korean War began.
7th - 8th Social Studies & History 4 Views 50 Downloads
New Review Mao's China
Here is a great textbook chapter on China's establishment as a communist state in 1949 and the effects of World War II on the nation. The first page prompts learners to complete a timeline activity as they read the material, which includes several graphics, maps, and detailed information on communist China from 1920 to the modern day.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 14 Views 13 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Twelfth graders research and discuss the different elements of the governments of China, Great Britain, Mexico and the United States. They discuss the differences between the various governments and create explanation cards for each type of government.
12th Social Studies & History 9 Views 16 Downloads
China and Communism
Sixth graders discuss what might happen if United States government took over media ownership, read Junior Scholastic article entitled "China Looks to the Future," and create chart comparing Chinese Communist government to United States Democratic government.
6th Social Studies & History 7 Views 50 Downloads
Communism and Fascism- What are the Similarities and Differences
For this world history worksheet, students complete a table comparing Communism to Fascism. They determine the similarities and differences, and how the two ideals got their beginnings. They compare the two influenced landowners, factories, and the leaders.
10th - 12th Social Studies & History 7 Views 48 Downloads
The Collapse of Communism & the "New World Order" (1)
In this online interactive American history worksheet, high schoolers answer 10 multiple choice questions regarding the fall of communism and the New World Order. Students may submit their answers to be scored.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 10 Downloads
The Cold War
How did the United States and the USSR seek ideological and strategic influence throughout the world during the Cold War? This video details the Soviet's creation of pro-communist governments in surrounding nations following World War II and the proceeding events of the American policy of containment, Truman Doctrine, the arms race, and creation of global military alliances and creation of new security apparatus (NSC and CIA) directed against communism.
14 mins 9th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 0 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Restructuring the Post War World: 1945-Present
You have just entered the Cold War Zone, with 96 slides at your disposal. From changes in government in China, The Marshall Plan, and the Iron Curtain, to the Vietnam War and Ronald Regan, this presentation will help you cover it all. A highly comprehensive, clear, and well-organized resource, a wonderful addition to any unit on world politics after WWII.
10th - 12th Social Studies & History 24 Views 148 Downloads
Cuban Missle Crisis
With a collage format that lends well to note-taking, this presentation allows your students to see the context and implications of the Cuban Missile Crisis. The narration is casual and conversational, as well as informative, and history students will be drawn to the suspense of the Cold War after viewing this video.
19 mins 8th - 11th Social Studies & History 34 Views 86 Downloads
From World War to Cold War
From peace at the end of World War II, straight back to war. This resource details the changes in leadership in the Soviet Union post World War II. From the brief attempt at democracy, to the Bolshevik Revolution, and finally to Vladimir Lenin's takeover, this video presents all of the major power struggles of that time.
10 mins 9th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 1 Download
Soviet Espionage in America
The war against Communism and Joseph McCarthy’s place in it are the focus of a series of three lessons examining postwar America from 1945-1950. This first lesson plan asks groups to read an introduction that describes the Verona Project and to examine excerpts from FBI memos on the project.
9th - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 1 Download CCSS: Adaptable
The Cold War: Anti-Communism at Home
Eleventh graders take a closer look at the Red Scare. For this Cold War lesson, 11th graders read the provided literature about anti-communism in the United States and then respond to the provided discussion questions that accompany the readings.
11th Social Studies & History 24 Views 89 Downloads
The Failure of the Republic and the Rise of Communism
Students examine the failure of the republic of China and the rise of communism. In this lesson on Chinese Government, students explore various Chinese leaders whose actions had an impact on China. Students discuss the birth of the Communist Party in China and answer critical questions regarding significant events.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 12 Views 20 Downloads