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American Civil War

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The Civil War is one of the most important events in American history! It took place between 1861 and 1865 between the north and the south. Using ready-to-use information and activities for remedial students, we have clearly outlined the Gettysburg Address, the major battles, the human meaning of the war, the important women who participated in the Civil War, right up to the end when surrendered. Written to grade, these social studies concepts are presented in a way that makes them more accessible to students and easier to understand. We have loaded this resource with reading passages, student activities and color mini posters, crossword, word search and comprehension quiz. All of our content meets the Common Core State Standards and are written to Bloom's Taxonomy. Learn More

Asia

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Take your students on a journey through Asia, its countries, regions and cities by roadways and waterways. Understand its location relative to the rest of the world. Learn the interesting physical characteristics, wildlife, vegetation, population, and climates of the regions. Discover which human and environmental interactions are being made in Asia that impact world wide. Students will also learn the movement of goods and services, natural and manufactured resources throughout the continent. Our ready-to-use resource is written using simplified language and vocabulary, geography concepts are presented in a way is easier for students to understand. Comprised of reading passages, student activities, and 12 color maps and 12 blackline student maps. Crossword, Word Search and Comprehension Quiz included. All of our content meets the Common Core State Standards and are written to Bloom's Taxonomy. Learn More

Mapping Skills with Google Earth

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Students will learn in-depth how to read and create maps with our engaging resource designed for students in grades three to five. Students will expand their knowledge of the elements on a map by exploring the lines of latitude, longitude and time zones. Then, students will learn about geographical and cultural features by exploring topographic and choropleth maps. Finally, students will learn the states and provinces found in North America as well as the different countries that make up the world. Comprised of reading passages, map activities, crossword, word search and comprehension quiz, our resource incorporates curriculum-based lessons with Google Earth™ so students can further understand map reading with the help of visual and interactive technology. All of our content meets the Common Core State Standards and are written to Bloom's Taxonomy. Learn More

Korean & Vietnam Wars Big Book

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Your students will gain a concrete understanding of the causes and outcomes of the Korean War sometimes called The Forgotten War and the controversial Vietnam War where over 1.4 million military personnel were killed and with an estimated civilian fatality of over 2 million. Using simplified language and vocabulary we explore the key events and their significance, methods and weapons of warfare along with our countries mass media and opposition of the war. We review all noteworthy events and the stake holder’s positions and opinions at the time. Finally, we outline the significance of each war to the world today. Our ready-to-use resource is written using simplified language and vocabulary is presented in a way that is easier for students to understand. All of our content meets the Common Core State Standards and are written to Bloom's Taxonomy. Learn More

World Political Leaders

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Get the scoop on the twelve of the most interesting World Political Leaders from the past century. We review the global impact of these leaders and answer many questions including the following: How did the arms race help bring an end to the Cold War? Which South African leaders did Thatcher try to get released from prison? How did Zemin change politics in China? Our resource provides ready-to-use information and activities for remedial students in grades five to eight. Using simplified language and vocabulary, social studies concepts are presented in a way that makes them more accessible to students and easier to understand. Comprised of reading passages, student activities, color mini posters, crossword, word search and comprehension quiz. All of our content meets the Common Core State Standards and are written to Bloom's Taxonomy. Learn More

Europe

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Take your students on a journey through Europe, its countries, regions and cities by roadways and waterways. Understand its location relative to the rest of the world. Learn the interesting physical characteristics, wildlife, vegetation, population, and climates of the regions. Discover which human and environmental interactions are being made in Europe that impact world wide. Students will also learn the movement of goods and services, natural and manufactured resources throughout the continent. Our ready-to-use resource is written using simplified language and vocabulary, geography concepts are presented in a way is easier for students to understand. Comprised of reading passages, student activities, and 12 color maps and 12 blackline student maps. Crossword, Word Search and Comprehension Quiz included. All of our content meets the Common Core State Standards and are written to Bloom's Taxonomy. Learn More

Globalization Big Book

$29.95
Explore all that brings the world together with the impacts of Globalization. Our combined resource starts out with a look at the debates and issues surrounding Culture, Society and Globalization, and how civil matters and lifestyle choices are affected. Find out the effects of economic matters and choices with Economy and Globalization. Finally, become aware of the problems caused by technology and how it helps people function by discovering the process of Technology and Globalization. With this resource, students will be able to make informed decisions that influence their lives and the people around them, and learn the fundamental concepts of globalization. Complete with reading passages, student activities and color mini posters, our combined resource gives a detailed understanding of how the world connects. All of our content meets the Common Core State Standards and are written to Bloom's Taxonomy. Learn More

Korean War

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The Korean War is often referred to as the Forgotten War. It usually doesn’t receive as much attention as World War II or the controversial Vietnam War which followed it. The Korean War was the first real conflict of the Cold War period where a combined United Nations military force made up of mostly American troops intervened when communist North Korean troops backed by the Soviet Union invaded South Korea. Students will learn about the background and causes of the Korean War, major battles like Inchon and Choisin Reservoir, and major figures like Truman, Stalin, MacArthur, and Kim Il-sung. Our resource provides ready-to-use information and activities for all students in grades five to eight. Packed with reading passages, student activities, color mini posters and fun exercises, this resource can be used effectively for whole class, small group and independent work. All of our content meets the Common Core State Standards and are written to Bloom's Taxonomy. Learn More

Mexican Government

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Mexican Governments have worked to make their country strong as it is today from the time of its discovery in 1519. Using ready-to-use information and activities for remedial students we have also clearly outlined the Constitution of Mexico, the three branches of Mexican Government, as well as the divisions of each branch of Government. Written to grade, these social studies concepts are presented in a way that makes them more accessible to students and easier to understand as your students learn how a bill becomes a law and all about the elections & political parties. Enjoy our complete resource with reading passages, follow-up questions, writing tasks and hands-on activities. Color mini posters, crossword, word search and comprehension quiz included. All of our content meets the Common Core State Standards and are written to Bloom's Taxonomy. Learn More

South America

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Take your students on a journey through South America, its countries, regions and cities by roadways and waterways. Understand its location relative to the rest of the world. Learn the interesting physical characteristics, wildlife, vegetation, population, and climates of the regions. Discover which human and environmental interactions are being made in South America that impact world wide. Students will also learn the movement of goods and services, natural and manufactured resources throughout the continent. Our ready-to-use resource is written using simplified language and vocabulary, geography concepts are presented in a way is easier for students to understand. Comprised of reading passages, student activities, and 12 color maps and 12 blackline student maps. Crossword, Word Search and Comprehension Quiz included. All of our content meets the Common Core State Standards and are written to Bloom's Taxonomy. Learn More

Economy & Globalization

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Learn how the global economy functions and how the world relies on each other to survive. We explore the topics centered on immigration, outsourcing, nationalization and privatization, and the protection of intellectual property, by examining such themes as the history of currency and economic globalization, the Great Depression, international commercial law, multinational corporations, and foreign direct investment. Our resource provides students with the building-blocks to understand the debates and issues surrounding the effects of economic globalization, so they can make informed economic decisions that affect themselves and the world. Comprised of reading passages, student activities, color mini posters, crossword, word search and comprehensive quiz. All of our content meets the Common Core State Standards and are written to Bloom's Taxonomy. Learn More

World War II

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World War II began when Germany invaded Poland on September 1, 1939. It was the second terrible, expensive, and tragic war that lasted six years and involved over 200. Students will learn about Germany’s role, the major battles including ,and Normandy. Our resource provides ready-to-use information and activities for remedial students in grades five to eight. Written to grade and using simplified language and vocabulary, social studies concepts are presented in a way that makes them more accessible to students and easier to understand. Comprised of reading passages, student activities and color mini posters, our resource can be used effectively for whole-class, small group and independent work. All of our content meets the Common Core State Standards and are written to Bloom's Taxonomy. Learn More

American Government

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Our ready-to-use resource looks at all levels of Government and is written using simplified language and vocabulary. Present a clear understanding between the three branches of the Federal Government as well as how the system of checks and balances works. The concepts are presented in a way that is easier for students to understand. Using ready-to-use information and activities for remedial students we have also outlined how a bill becomes a law, why the Constitution is so important and how the electoral process works. Written to grade, these social studies concepts are presented in a way that makes them more accessible to students and easier to understand. Our resource is comprised of reading passages, student activities and color mini posters, Crossword, Word Search and Comprehension Quiz. All of our content meets the Common Core State Standards and are written to Bloom's Taxonomy. Learn More

Gulf Wars Big Book

$22.95
This combined resource extensively covers the Gulf War (1990-1991) and the Iraq War (2003-2010). Written in simplified language, students will learn about the background of the region, the origins of each conflict, and the parties involved. The beginnings of each war, their progression, the outcomes and their significance to the world today are all explored. Find out why Iraq remains a country in turmoil and why strong and conflicting feelings about the war linger in the United States. Using simplified vocabulary and written in a way that makes it easier for students to understand, our resource provides ready-to-use information and activities for students in grades 5-8. Packed with reading passages, comprehension questions, hands-on activities, crossword puzzles, word searches, comprehension quizzes and color mini posters, this resource can be used effectively for whole class, small group and independent work. All of our content meets the Common Core State Standards and are written to Bloom's Taxonomy. Learn More

World Politics Big Book

$29.95
Compare all types of Governments as well as historical and present world electoral systems and reform. Our combined resource starts out with an examination of the most interesting World Political Leaders and their global impact. Find out the differences between the Presidential and Parliamentary system along with discovering the power of Capitalistic and Communistic Governments, as well as the frameworks of State and Democracy. Using simplified language and vocabulary and comprised of reading passages, student activities and color mini posters. All of our content meets the Common Core State Standards and are written to Bloom's Taxonomy. Learn More

American Wars Big Book

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Our combined resource extensively covers the American Revolutionary War and the American Civil War. Between 1775 and 1783, the thirteen colonies of the United States fought for their independence from Britain in the American Revolutionary War. Between 1861 and 1865, America was at war again between the North and the South in the American Civil War. Learn why the wars began, who the major players were, and what events led to each war. Written to grade and using simplified language and vocabulary, social studies concepts are presented in a way that makes them more accessible to students and easier to understand. Comprised of reading passages, student activities and color mini posters, crossword, word search and comprehension quiz. All of our content meets the Common Core State Standards and are written to Bloom's Taxonomy. Learn More

Australia

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Take your students on a journey through Australia, its countries, regions and cities by roadways and waterways. Understand its location relative to the rest of the world. Learn the interesting physical characteristics, wildlife, vegetation, population, and climates of the regions. Discover which human and environmental interactions are being made in Australia that impact world wide. Students will also learn the movement of goods and services, natural and manufactured resources throughout the continent. Our ready-to-use resource is written using simplified language and vocabulary, geography concepts are presented in a way is easier for students to understand. Comprised of reading passages, student activities, and 12 color maps and 12 blackline student maps. Crossword, Word Search and Comprehension Quiz included. All of our content meets the Common Core State Standards and are written to Bloom's Taxonomy. Learn More

Mapping Skills with Google Earth

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Move on from a basic understanding of map reading to a more complex one with our engaging resource designed for students in grades six to eight. Students will further develop their ability to read and understand maps by looking at weather and population maps. Then, students will engage in mapping their country in detail, including states, provinces, capitals, cultural and geographical features. Finally, students will move on to mapping their continent and then the world. Comprised of reading passages, map activities, crossword, word search and comprehension quiz, our resource incorporates curriculum-based lessons with Google Earth™ so students can further understand the complexities of map reading with the help of visual and interactive technology. All of our content meets the Common Core State Standards and are written to Bloom's Taxonomy. Learn More

Persian Gulf War (1990-1991)

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Get the facts about the US-led Operations known as Desert Shield and Desert Storm! We simplify the language so your students will understand the events that occurred shortly after Iraq’s invasion of Kuwait, when the United States and other countries sent military forces to the region to defend countries which felt threatened by Saddam Hussein. In 1991, following the failure of Iraqi forces to withdraw from Kuwait, the Coalition began Operation Desert Storm – the freeing of Kuwait and the destruction of Iraq’s capability to wage war. Students will learn about the background of the region, the origins of the conflict, and the parties involved. Packed with reading passages, student activities, color mini posters and fun exercises, this resource can be used effectively for whole class, small group and independent work. All of our content meets the Common Core State Standards and are written to Bloom's Taxonomy. Learn More

World Electoral Processes

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Learn how a Democratic Government operates and compare historical and present world electoral systems and reform. Find out the differences between the Presidential and Parliamentary system of running a country and why Dictatorship governments still exist. Also covered is Suffrage, female voters, voting systems and voter turnout. We use simplified language and vocabulary, making concepts presented accessible to students and easier to understand. Comprised of reading passages, student activities, color mini posters, crossword, word search and comprehension quiz. All of our content meets the Common Core State Standards and are written to Bloom's Taxonomy. Learn More

American Revolutionary War

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The American Revolutionary War was one of the most important events in United States history, where Britain’s thirteen colonies established in North America gained independence and became their own country. It took place between 1775 and 1783 between the thirteen colonies and Britain. Using ready-to-use information and activities for remedial students, we have clearly outlined the key events and figures of the war including the events leading up to it. Written to grade, these social studies concepts are presented in a way that makes them more accessible to students and easier to understand. Comprised of reading passages, student activities and color mini posters, crossword, word search and comprehension quiz. All of our content meets the Common Core State Standards and are written to Bloom's Taxonomy. Learn More

Africa

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Take your students on a journey through Africa, its countries, regions and cities by roadways and waterways. Understand its location relative to the rest of the world. Learn the interesting physical characteristics, wildlife, vegetation, population, and climates of the regions. Discover which human and environmental interactions are being made in Africa that impact world wide. Students will also learn the movement of goods and services, natural and manufactured resources throughout the continent. Our ready-to-use resource is written using simplified language and vocabulary, geography concepts are presented in a way is easier for students to understand. Comprised of reading passages, student activities, and 12 color maps and 12 blackline student maps. Crossword, Word Search and Comprehension Quiz included. All of our content meets the Common Core State Standards and are written to Bloom's Taxonomy. Learn More

Mapping Skills with Google Earth

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Teach your students the basics of map reading with our engaging resource designed for students in grades prekindergarten to two. Start with the elements found on a map, such as symbols, legends and the compass rose. Then, have your students apply what they’ve learned by mapping their classroom and route to school. Move on to the Great Lakes of North America and the seven continents and four oceans of the world. Our resource gives students the necessary building blocks to continue with the study of mapping skills. Comprised of reading passages, map activities, crossword, word search and comprehension quiz, our resource incorporates curriculum-based lessons with Google Earth™ so students can further understand the basics of map reading with the help of visual and interactive technology. All of our content meets the Common Core State Standards and are written to Bloom's Taxonomy. Learn More

Vietnam War

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The Vietnam War was the longest military conflict in U.S. history. American involvement in Vietnam began in 1954 and ended in 1973 where more than 58,000 Americans lost their lives and more than 304,000 were wounded. Not since the Civil War had Americans been so divided on this unpopular war. Students will learn about the background and causes of the Vietnam War, major battles like Khe Sanh and Ia Drang, how major figures like Kennedy and Johnson shaped American policies in Vietnam, and how the War affected veterans and civilians at home. Our resource provides ready-to-use information and activities is packed with reading passages, student activities, and fun exercises. Our resource can be used effectively for whole class, small group and independent work. Color mini posters, Crossword, Word Search and Comprehension Quiz included. All of our content meets the Common Core State Standards and are written to Bloom's Taxonomy. Learn More

Governments of North America Big Book

$29.95
Here is everything you need to know about the three very different Governments in North America. Students will learn: What is government and why do we need it? What kinds of governments exist in the world today? How are governments elected? Using simple vocabulary and language, our resources clearly explain the structures and functions of different levels of government. Also, find out how a bill becomes a law, and why the U.S., Canadian and Mexican Constitutions are so important. Our resources are curriculum-based and present concepts and content in ways that are easy to understand. We have loaded this resource with reading passages, follow-up questions, writing tasks and hands-on activities. Color mini posters, Crossword, Word Search and Comprehension Quiz included. All of our content meets the Common Core State Standards and are written to Bloom's Taxonomy. Learn More

The Americas Big Book

$24.95
Explore North America and South America using the Five Themes of Geography. Explore each continent’s countries, regions and cities along with important roadways and waterways. Understand their locations relative to the rest of the world. Discover fascinating facts about wildlife, vegetation, population, and climates of the regions. Find out how humans are interacting with their environment, and what the greater impacts are both locally and globally. Students will also learn about manufacturing and the movement of products and information. Our ready-to-use resource is written using simplified language and vocabulary; geography concepts are presented in easy-to understand ways. Comprised of reading passages, activities, 24 color maps, and 24 blackline student maps. Crossword, Word Search and Comprehension Quiz included. All of our content meets the Common Core State Standards and are written to Bloom's Taxonomy. Learn More

Technology & Globalization

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Enter into a world run on technology. We explore the topics centered on technology associated with globalization by examining such themes as Industrialization, the World Wide Web, and Technology used in the process of Transporting Goods, Communications, Travel, Energy, and Space. Our resource provides students with the building-blocks that will help them comprehend the process of globalization through technology, why it has accelerated recently, and why disparities exist between developed, developing, and underdeveloped nations. Students will become aware of the problems technologies can cause and how it can help. Comprised of reading passages, student activities, color mini posters, crossword, word search and comprehensive quiz. All of our content meets the Common Core State Standards and are written to Bloom's Taxonomy. Learn More

World Wars I & II Big Book

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Our Combined resource extensively covers the first and second world wars. Learn why the wars began along with reviews and strategies of the major battles. Discover who the major players were and how and why the U.S. entered and contributed to the wars. Our resource provides ready-to-use information and activities for remedial students in grades five to eight. Written to grade and using simplified language and vocabulary, social studies concepts are presented in a way that makes them more accessible to students and easier to understand. Comprised of reading passages, student activities and color mini posters, our resource can be used effectively for whole-class, small group and independent work. All of our content meets the Common Core State Standards and are written to Bloom's Taxonomy. Learn More

Canadian Government

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Everything you needed to know about the Canadian government and the electoral process. Your students will learn what is a government and why do we need it. Using ready-to-use information and activities for remedial students we have also clearly outlined the levels of power, the stake holders, and the Senate, the House of Commons, the Supreme Courts, Citizenship and the Constitution. Learn exactly what are the Prime Minister’s roles as well as other key members of the Canadian Government. Written to grade, these social studies concepts are presented in a way that makes them more accessible to students and easier to understand. We have loaded this resource with reading passages, student activities and color mini posters, Crossword, Word Search and Comprehension Quiz. All of our content meets the Common Core State Standards and are written to Bloom's Taxonomy. Learn More

North America

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Take your students on a journey through North America, its countries, regions and cities by roadways and waterways. Understand its location relative to the rest of the world. Learn the interesting physical characteristics, wildlife, vegetation, population, and climates of the regions. Discover which human and environmental interactions are being made in North America that impact world wide. Students will also learn the movement of goods and services, natural and manufactured resources throughout the continent. Our ready-to-use resource is written using simplified language and vocabulary, geography concepts are presented in a way is easier for students to understand. Comprised of reading passages, student activities, and 12 color maps and 12 blackline student maps. Crossword, Word Search and Comprehension Quiz included. All of our content meets the Common Core State Standards and are written to Bloom's Taxonomy. Learn More

Culture, Society & Globalization

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Get a jump start understanding culture and society around the globe. We explore the topics centered on the loss of cultural diversity, global environmental problems, protecting human rights, and global health, by examining such themes as the history of globalization, globalization in modern times, international languages, cultural homogenization, globalization and tourism, and international human rights law. Our resource provides students with the building-blocks to understand the debates and issues surrounding globalization, so they can make informed decisions about civil matters and lifestyle choices that affect themselves and the world. Comprised of reading passages, student activities, color mini posters, crossword, word search and comprehensive quiz. All of our content meets the Common Core State Standards and are written to Bloom's Taxonomy. Learn More

World War I

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World War I has been called the first man-made conflict in history. Learn why World War I began in 1914 along with major battles including the Battle of Tannenberg, Battle of Verdun and the Battle of the Somme. Our resource provides ready-to-use information and activities for remedial students in grades five to eight. Take your students from the background and causes of the war to its final outcomes. Discover who the major players were and how and why the U.S. entered the War. Included also is Woodrow Wilson’s fascinating Fourteen Points clearly explained. Give your students a clear understanding between Nationalism, Imperialism and Militarism along with the conventional methods and weapons of warfare for that period. All of our content meets the Common Core State Standards and are written to Bloom's Taxonomy. Learn More

Antarctica

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Take your students on a journey through the barren continent of Antarctica which is covered by a sheet of ice more than two miles thick! This harsh continent has many features that make it unique including beautiful icebergs, snowy mountains and penguins. Learn the interesting physical characteristics, wildlife and extreme climates of the regions. Discover which human and environmental interactions are being made in Antarctica with our ready-to-use resource that is written using simplified language and vocabulary. Geography concepts are presented in a way that makes them easier for students to understand. Comprised of reading passages, student activities, 6 color and 6 blackline student maps, and 6 color and 6 blackline posters. All of our content meets the Common Core State Standards and are written to Bloom's Taxonomy. Learn More

Mapping Skills with Google Earth Big Book

$29.95
Our combined resource teaches the skills of map reading starting with the basics to the more advanced. Combining the curriculum-based lessons for grades prekindergarten to eight, our resource highlights the elements of map reading from symbols and the compass rose to lines of latitude, longitude and time zones. Students will learn the basics of map reading, starting with a general overview of the continents and countries, then becoming more specific with topographic and choropleth maps. Comprised of reading passages, map activities, crossword, word search and comprehension quiz, our resource incorporates curriculum-based lessons with Google Earth™ so students can further understand the complexities of map reading with the help of visual and interactive technology. All of our content meets the Common Core State Standards and are written to Bloom's Taxonomy. Learn More

Iraq War (2003-2010)

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Students will learn about the background of the region, the origins of the conflict, and the parties involved. The war, its progression and aftermath are all covered. The Iraq War has been a complex, multifaceted and controversial military operation which saw the United States act to topple the regime of Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein, which US President George W Bush saw as a threat to global peace and security. After the rapid defeat of the country’s conventional military, the United States would face years of unrest and instability in Iraq, as well as varying levels of anti-war feelings and protests at home. Packed with reading passages, student activities, color mini posters and fun exercises, this resource can be used effectively for whole class, small group and independent work. All of our content meets the Common Core State Standards and are written to Bloom's Taxonomy. Learn More

Capitalism vs. Communism

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Discover the power of Governments, proponents and critics of Capitalism as well as the frameworks of State and Democracy. Students will also explore the origins and leaders of modern Communism, Eurocommunism and Marxism. Our ready-to-use activities have simplified language and vocabulary. These concepts are presented in a way that makes them more accessible to students and easier to understand. Complete with reading passages, student activities, color mini posters, crossword, word search and comprehension quiz. All of our content meets the Common Core State Standards and are written to Bloom's Taxonomy. Learn More

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