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Cold War

Colonial Social Media

Applying a historical figure to modern social media.
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Truman and the Cold War

Document analysis and DBQ Essay on the Cold War.
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Cold War Visual Analysis and Presentation

This assignment allows the students the opportunity to explore the vast amount of visual examples that address various aspects of the Cold War and offers new insight into the era.
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The Origins of the Cold War

Students will examine the historical interpretation of the origins of the Cold War and use primary documents to defend or refute a particular historical interpretation.
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The Truman, Eisenhower & Nixon Doctrines: Understanding U.S. Foreign Policy during the Cold War

Students will examine three cornerstones of American foreign policy during the Cold War -- the Truman, Eisenhower & Nixon Doctrines.
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1953 CIA Coup in Iran

Students will use primary and secondary sources to learn about the Iranian revolution and the involvement of the U.S. government.
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Comparing the Truman, Eisenhower, and Monroe Doctrines

A lesson focusing on foreign policy.
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Truman Doctrine and Marshall Plan

Students will study Truman Doctrine and Marshall Plan as it relates to the early Cold War and U.S. policy of containment.
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Cold War Origins in Europe and the Truman Doctrine Speech

Through small group work and an individual assignment, students will use a background description, various maps and the Truman Doctrine speech to analyze European postwar events and reactions by the Soviet Union and the United States which led to heightened Cold War tension.
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Realizing the Marshall Plan

Students will work in groups to analyze primary source documents to investigate the Marshall Plan was and its controversies.
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