The Soviet Union's Nuclear Legacy
In this geography worksheet, students use a graphic organizer to note 3 consequences of the Soviet Union's nuclear legacy, summarize 4 primary sources, and respond to 2 short answer questions about a map referenced in their textbooks.
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How Do You End a Nuclear Standoff?
Students analyze Reagan's Strategic Defense Initiative. In this Cold War instructional activity, students listen to a lecture about the initiative and examine a speech given by President Reagan in 1983. Students then complete a cost...
8th - 12th Social Studies & History
Chernobyl: A Story from Inside a Nuclear Disaster Area
On April 26, 1986, the worst nuclear disaster in history occurred at the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant in Ukraine. After reading an interview surrounding the aftermath of the event, your learners will then discuss how disasters can be...
7th - 10th Science CCSS: Adaptable
Out With the Old, in With the New
Young scholars engage in a lesson that is concerned with the concept of the Soviet Union and compared to the new Democratic Russia. They conduct research using a variety of resources. The information is used in order to create a class...
6th - 12th Social Studies & History
The Cuban Missile Crisis: How to Respond?
For 13 days, the United States stood on the edge of nuclear War. The Soviet Arms buildup in Cuba is the focus of an activity that asks groups to analyze how the governmental role each of John F. Kennedy's advisors played went on to...
7th - 12th Social Studies & History CCSS: Adaptable