ERIC Number: ED351248
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: N/A
Free To Choose: A Teacher's Resource and Activity Guide to Revolution and Reform in Eastern Europe.
This teaching guide for grades 9-12 contains resource materials and activity suggestions that are designed to improve students' knowledge of post-war Eastern Europe and enable them to appreciate current events. The activities are appropriate for use in high school social studies classrooms, as well as for economics, world history, and U.S. history courses. The activities include: "Introducing the New Europe"; "Mapping Europe"; "Glossary Terms: Old and New"; "Chronological Thinking"; "Cartoon Analysis"; "U.S. Foreign Policy"; "Inside Eastern Europe"; "Taking Sides"; and "More Critical Thinking Activities." The following handouts are included: pre-test and answer key; maps of Eastern Europe 1990, 1914-1919, and 1939-1949; glossary of new terms; chronology of Eastern Europe, 1945-1991; and cartoons. (Contains 33 references.) (DB)
Descriptors: Current Events, Economics Education, Foreign Policy, High Schools, Instructional Materials, Learning Activities, Political Issues, Revolution, Secondary School Curriculum, Social Change, Social Studies, Teaching Guides, United States History, World History
Stanford Program on International and Cross-Cultural Education (SPICE), Littlefield Center, Room 14, 300 Lasuen Street, Stanford Univeristy, Sanford, CA 94305-5013 ($7.95).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: American Association for the Advancement of Slavic Studies, Washington, DC.; Stanford Univ., CA. Stanford Program on International and Cross Cultural Education.
Identifiers: Europe (East)
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