Interactive and engaging History lesson plans

Cold War: Communists Take Power In China

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     When WWII Ended, the Chinese Civil War Resumed

Communists Vs. Nationalists

The Two Chinas Affect The Cold War

​The Communists Transform China

Cold War: Superpowers Face Off

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     The United States and the Soviet Union worked together to defeat the Nazis, but soon after became very suspicious of the other.

Allies Become Enemies

Eastern Europe's Iron Curtain

United States Tries to Contain Soviets

The Cold War Divides The World

The Cold War Thaws

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    The Soviets force Eastern Block countries to direct their economies to meet the Soviet Unions needs

Soviet Policy In Eastern Europe & China

From Brinksmanship To Detente

​The Collapse of Detente

Resources To Teach Kids About The Cold War

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Cold War Resources

Cold War For Kids

The Cold War Divides The World

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     After World War II, the Superpowers competed for influence in the Third World.

Fighting For The Third World

Confrontation In Latin America

Confrontations In The Middle East

Cold War: Wars In Korea and Vietnam

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     After World War II, Korea and Vietnam are divided in two and indirect wars between the superpowers began.

War In Korea

War Breaks Out In Vietnam

The United States Gets Involved

Postwar Southeast Asia

The Collapse of The Soviet Union

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    The Soviet Union stagnates and collapses in the late 1980's.

Gorbachev Moves Toward Democracy

Reforming The Economy and Politics

The Soviet Union Faces Turmoil

Russia Under Boris Yeltsin

​Russia Under Valdimir Putin