Cold War Simulation Lesson Plan-The Cold War Simulation Activity is an interactive lesson plan, featuring different aspects of the Cold War Era. HistorySimulation.com produces interactive history lesson plans for high school and middle school students. Developed by a history teacher, they allow students to take possession of a country and then participate in small group activities as the Cold War heats up.
7 Useful YouTube Channels for History. I will post some of these links to a classroom website or show some in class to help aide my lectures. It will also be a good learning or review tool for students outside of the class room.
This is a great project for G+T students in fifth and sixth grade. Variations I have done include working individually and letting the students choose anywhere in the world they would like their country to be. The geography and climate of their portion of the earth affects the other aspects, such as history, customs, foods, etc.