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Japan Writing Activity
Seventh graders explore the current tensions in Asia by completing a graphic organizer. In this Asian politics lesson, 7th graders examine a Powerpoint slide and news article which gives them the information needed to fill in their graphic organizer.
7th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 2 Downloads
The Koreas: North and South
In this geography learning exercise, students use a graphic organizer to compare the history, culture and economies of North Korea and South Korea. Students explain 4 concepts and refer to a textbook map in order to respond to 2 short answer questions regarding the 2 countries as well.
6th - 8th Social Studies & History 3 Views 29 Downloads
What's An Agreement?
Students read an article about the nuclear weapons present in North Korea. They role-play the role of an advisor to President Bush and develop what type of advise they would give him concerning North Korea. In a class debate, they support or oppose the leader of North Korea's actions and view the issue from his perspective.
7th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 0 Downloads
Document-Based Essay on U.S. Reaction to North Korean Nuclear Policy
Students compose essays on nuclear policies. In this North Korea lesson, students examine political cartoons and primary documents regarding nuclear build-up by North Korea. Students write essays about North Korea's military goals and the Six-Party Talks.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 26 Downloads
Tale of the Tape: Predicting Long-Term Economic Growth on the Korean Peninsula
Pupils examine the Korean economy. In this economics lesson, students compare and contrast the command and market economies of North Korea and South Korea as they examine data.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 2 Downloads
East Asia: Population Facts and Figures
Students examine population information from East Asian countries. Using a specified website, pupils explore the population of China, Japan, North Korea and South Korea. Classmates examine the population density compared to the world's total population.
7th - 12th Social Studies & History 7 Views 23 Downloads
Data Comparison And Interpretation: North Korea, South Korea, And the United States
Ninth graders brainstorm "what they know about North Korea and South Korea." They determine the approximate distance from the United States to North and South Korea and create a graph comparing the birth rates, death rates, infant mortality rates, literacy rates, and GDP of North Korea, South Korea, and the United States.
9th Social Studies & History 3 Views 23 Downloads
North Korea-A True Totalitarian Government
Ninth graders analyze the differences among various forms of government to determine how power is acquired and used. They need to have a strong background regarding the rise of totalitarian governments after The Great War and the reasons for Adolph Hitler's anger over the vindictiveness of the Treaty of Versailles.
9th Social Studies & History 3 Views 15 Downloads
North Korea's Nuclear Threat
Students participate in a lesson that focuses on the events of how Korea became a nuclear threat in the world. They use essential questions to help guide the research and come to right conclusions from the information.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 5 Downloads
Breaking News English: World Cup: Portugal 7 North Korea 0
In this English instructional activity, students read an article about Portugal v. North Korea in the World Cup and then respond to 1 essay, 10 fill in the blank, 12 short answer, 20 matching, and 10 spelling questions about the selection.
5th - 10th Social Studies & History 3 Views 0 Downloads
Forms of Government Project
From the United Kingdom's constitutional monarchy to the dictatorship of North Korea, this is a very simple project that will help your class members gain a better understanding of different forms of government that exist around the world. Learners design a poster board in which they must include a map, related current event, government structure, and demographic information of a particular foreign government.
11th - 12th Social Studies & History 25 Views 18 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Korean War Overview
Your students will be able to understand the dynamics and details of the Korean War after viewing this video, which discusses the political and economic influences over Korea after WWII. From General MacArthur to Kim Il Sung, all of the major players in the Korean War are put into context as the narrator describes their decision-making and roles during this time.
16 mins 8th - 11th Social Studies & History 34 Views 81 Downloads