Time Period Archives: Contemporary U.S.

It Had to Happen

During the first “hot” skirmish of the Cold War, a larger battle brewed between a U.S. President and his General. This lesson will ask students more...
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The Gulf War and A One Superpower World

Students will analyze U.S. identity before, during, and after the Gulf War and evaluate its implications on U.S. foreign policy.
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President Obama’s various roles in comparison to those of two previous presidents

Students will observe a sample of three US Presidents’ daily schedules in order to categorize each of the eight roles the President fulfills in the more...
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