Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Social Studies 11: Flashpoints of the Cold War exercise

Socials 11:  Cold War Crisis Power Point

Goal:  to become an expert on one of the four crisis that occurred during the cold war that Canada was involved in

Topics/Crisis:  Vietnam War, Cuban Missile Crisis, Korean War & Suez Crisis

You will focus on the 5W's and H for How Canada was involved and affected by the crisis?:  Who was involved (people & countries), What happened during the conflict and when did it happen?  Where did the crisis happen and where did it spread to (MAPS!)

You an your partner will create a short powerpoint on the crisis you are assigned (3-5 slides)

Some helpful links for additional information:
Cold War museum:  http://www.coldwar.org/index.asp
Canadian Encyclopedia:  http://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.ca/en/article/cold-war/

Suez Crisis:  http://www.suezcrisis.ca
Cuban Missile Crisis:  http://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.ca/en/article/cuban-missile-crisis/
                                    https://www.jfklibrary.org/JFK/JFK-in-History/Cuban-Missile-Crisis.aspx
Vietnam War:  http://www.cbc.ca/archives/topic/canadas-secret-war-vietnam
                        http://www.pbs.org/battlefieldvietnam/
Korean War: http://www.veterans.gc.ca/eng/remembrance/history/korean-war
                     http://www.veterans.gc.ca/eng/remembrance/history/korean-war/valour-remembered
                     http://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.ca/en/article/korean-war/

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