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New Review Women’s Rights in Iraq
Through guided discussions and collaborative activities, your class members will not only have the opportunity to learn more about the rights of women in Iraq, but they will also consider common misconceptions of Islam and examine the concept of ethnocentrism.
8th - 12th Social Studies & History 6 Views 4 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Reconstruction of Iraq: A Lesson of Historical Precedents
Young scholars view a video clip about the reconstruction efforts in Iraq. They work together to compare and contrast the reconstruction plans after the Spanish-American War and World War II. They compare those results to the situation in Iraq.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 5 Views 23 Downloads
Students analyze the main themes of President Bush's UN Speech and discussion of the NewsHour report on the Iraq Debate. In this debate lesson, students answer pre-listening questions and view a transcript of the speech. In groups of two or three they take the side of a member of the UN or the National Security Council.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 4 Downloads
Iraq: War and Peace Activities
Address conflicting arguments with middle schoolers. They interpret different viewpoints for the Iraq War. After expressing their ideas about the Iraq War, they defend their viewpoint and participate in a persuasive argument for their viewpoint.
8th - 11th Language Arts 3 Views 13 Downloads
War in Iraq: Project Suggestions
Young scholars participate in a service-learning project pertaining to the war in Iraq. In this service-learning lesson, students participate in up to 12 activities that require them to collaborate and discover facts regarding the war in Iraq.
6th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 12 Downloads
Instability in Iraq
Students explore the non-partisan and disparate position the United States government and political figures are taking regarding U.S. military presence in Iraq. They analyze and summarize current accounts and coverage of the events in Iraq.
6th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 6 Downloads
The Role of Exiles in Post-Saddam Iraq
Students study the role of exiles and refugees in Post-Saddam Iraq. Students are then asked the question: What could be some of the obstacles that exiles may encounter when working with the Iraqi civilian population?
9th - 11th Social Studies & History 3 Views 2 Downloads
Questioning Iraq's Leader
Young scholars read an article noting some American advisors questioning the leadership in Iraq. Individually, they role-play the role of advisors to President Bush and answer specific questions. They view quotes and explain them in their own words to end the instructional activity.
7th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 0 Downloads
The Insurgency In Iraq: A Quandary for the U.S.
High schoolers read articles, conduct Internet research and participate in a mock debate to explore the pros and cons of withdrawing from Iraq or remaining in conflict with the insurgency. They consider the difficulties of consensus building and write an editorial explaining their positions.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 0 Downloads
Saddam Hussein and Modern Iraq
Take your class through a moment in modern history in this presentation, which details the rise of Saddam Hussein and the dynamics between Iraq and its neighbors during the Persian Gulf War and the current Iraq war. Though slightly outdated (the slides end in 2005, before Hussein was executed), this is nonetheless an interesting and engaging background for a lesson on Iraq's tumultuous relationship with its own citizens and with the American government.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 8 Views 16 Downloads
Breaking News English: Iraq
In this Iraq learning exercise, students read the article, answer true and false questions, complete synonym matching, complete phrase matching, complete a gap fill, answer short answer questions, answer discussion questions, write, and more about Iraq.
5th - 10th Social Studies & History 3 Views 4 Downloads
In these reading skills worksheets, 5th graders read a map about the Middle East and Iraq. Students use the map to answer the 7 questions. Students then complete a graphic organizer about safety in their school, community, family, military, and government.
5th Social Studies & History 3 Views 9 Downloads
The Lessons of Iraq
Students explore the implications of U.S. involvement in Iraq. In this global issues instructional activity, students read the suggested articles on the War in Iraq and then address the reason that the United States invaded Iraq in 2003.
8th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 8 Downloads