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Showing Grade 10, Unit 9c, Eastern Europe and Uprisings
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Berlin Wall Comes Down

http://www.cnn.com/SPECIALS/cold.war/episodes/23/

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: This web site was written to accompany an episode of the CNN Cold War series. The site contains a slide show, primary resource documents, interviews, and discussions of the repercussions of this historic event. Standards 10.9.5 and 11.9.3

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 373

Berlin Wall Online

http://www.dailysoft.com/berlinwall/

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: Following an introduction with many projectable photos and key concepts about the Wall, link to history, a news archive, a timeline and much more. Standards 10.9.5 and 11.9.3

Comments: There is much here to convince users of the relevance of history.

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Resource ID: 374

Bosnian Virtual Fieldtrip

http://monarch.gsu.edu/jcrampton/bosnia/

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: Take your students to Bosnia at this site! A guided tour with assignments, questions, maps, and the important people. This will help make the recent conflict in Eastern Europe more comprehensible. Standard 10.9.5

Resource Type: Compilation of Links.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 428

Concrete Curtain: Life and Death of the Berlin Wall

http://www.wall-berlin.org/gb/ciel.htm

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: Berlin truly epitomized the Cold War in Europe. This was where it all started with the blockade of 1948, and where 40 years later it all came to an end. Two dates, one dramatic, the other a joyful occasion, mark the high points; 13th August 1961, when the Wall went up; 9th November 1989, when it came down. This site offers background, historic text and pictures describing this series of events. Standards 10.9.5 and 11.9.3

Comments: This German History Museum site may be read in English, German or French

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 782

E-Mails from Kosovo

http://www.cnn.com/SPECIALS/1998/10/kosovo/email/archive.html

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: Meet Adona, a 16 year old girl from Kosovo. Through her messages to her friend Finnegan Hamill at Berkeley High School get a personal glimpse at what the war in Yugoslaiva means to the people. Standard 10.9.5

Comments: These e-mails are in text and do not require audio capability as those on NPR do.

Resource Type: Primary Source Text.

Graphics content: Low.

Resource ID: 1005

East German Propaganda Archive

http://www.calvin.edu/academic/cas/gpa/gdrmain.htm#Speech

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: Search through posters, speeches translated into English, and pamphlets issued by the former German Democratic Republic to find excellent examples of German communist propaganda. Standard 10.9.5

Comments: Use this site to teach about the former GDR or use as a lesson in propaganda.

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 1026

International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia

http://www.un.org/icty/

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: This site contains the latest documents and news, press releases and press statements, current tribunal cases, plus basic legal documents of the International Criminal Tribunal that has been assigned to deal with the war criminals in the 1991-1995 Balkan civil war. Standard 10.9.5

Comments: The site is appropriate for high school students but many of the documents are legal documents that can be tedious reading. Materials are in English and French.

Resource Type: Primary Source Text.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 1744

New Germany: Prosperity and Pain

http://www.cnn.com/SPECIALS/2000/germany/

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: This CNN special web site looks at the effects of unification on Germany. The site contains numerous feature stories, video and story archives, a map, a timeline, and even a quiz. Make sure you take a look at the related links. Standard 10.9.5

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 2307

Poland, 1980

http://www.pbs.org/weta/forcemorepowerful/poland/

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: From the PBS program on non-violence called "A Force More Powerful," this web site tells the story of the Solidarity movement in Poland in the 1980's. The web site includes interviews, a map, a timeline, primary resources, and links to additional resources. Standard 10.9.5

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: Low.

Resource ID: 2479

Bosnia Maps

http://www.lib.utexas.edu/Libs/PCL/Map_collection/bosnia.html

Rating: 2, High!

Description: Here is a set of Bosnia and Herzegovinoa maps from the Perry-Castaneda Library Map Collection that will help make discusson of the wars in Bosnia more comprehensible. Standard 10.9.5

Resource Type: Maps.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 423

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