This is a lesson plan designed for 5th and 6th grades by the Georgia State Department of Education. It introduces students to the history of the region, including the Cold War and the relationship between Russia and Ukraine.
This resource is a Social Studies student activity that utilizes Utah's Online Library resources - specifically, World Book Encyclopedia - Behind the Headlines to help students learn about current events.
Global issues today can best be understood by studying the newspaper, the source that carries our current information. This lesson is to introduce students to how to use newspapers to understand what is currently happening in the world today.