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Showing Grade 10, Unit 9e, Collapse of the Soviet Union
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Cold War-Conclusions

http://www.cnn.com/SPECIALS/cold.war/episodes/24/

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: This site was designed to accompany the last episode of the CNN Cold War series. It includes primary resource documents, interviews with world leaders, video of the Communist coup as covered on CNN, and an analysis of the changes brought on by the end of communist rule in Russia. Standard 10.9.7 and 11.9.5

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 747

Background Notes: Russia

http://www.state.gov/r/pa/ei/bgn/3183.htm

Rating: 2, High!

Description: The Background Notes on Russia, part of the series by the U.S. Department of State, provide a summary of the social, political and economic data compiled in October 2002. Standard 10.9.7

Resource Type: Secondary Text.

Graphics content: Low.

Resource ID: 351

Background Notes: Ukraine

http://www.state.gov/r/pa/ei/bgn/3211.htm

Rating: 2, High!

Description: This report is part of the Background Notes series of the U.S. Department of State. This economic, political and social information on the Ukraine was updated in 2003. Standard 10.9.7

Resource Type: Secondary Text.

Graphics content: Low.

Resource ID: 352

Chernobyl: A Nuclear Disaster

http://library.thinkquest.org/3426/

Rating: 2, High!

Description: This is a student developed site with well researched information on the Chernobyl nuclear disaster in 1986 and its worldwide effects. Standard 10.9.7

Comments: The site has a dark background which makes it difficult to look at for long periods of time.

Resource Type: Secondary Text.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 625

CIA World Factbook: Russia

https://www.cia.gov/cia/publications/factbook/print/rs.html

Rating: 2, High!

Description: This site has information on Russia provided by the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency. It gives social, political, geographic, cultural and other basic reference information and includes a map at the top of the page. Standards 10.9.7 and 10.11, and Appendix A of the H-SS Framework

Comments: Good place to begin research.

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 691

CIA World Factbook: Ukraine

https://www.cia.gov/cia/publications/factbook/print/up.html

Rating: 2, High!

Description: This site provides information on the Ukraine from the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency. It gives social, political, geographic, cultural and other basic reference information. It also includes a map at the top of the page. Standard 10. 9.7 and Appendix A of the H-SS Framework

Comments: Good place to begin research on this modern nation.

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 701

Estonian History in Brief: Stalinism

http://www.ibs.ee/ibs/history/brief/index.html

Rating: 2, High!

Description: Estonia was one of the countries taken over and controlled by both Nazi Germany and Stalinist Russia. This site tells the entire Estonian history, with sections on the periods under German and Russian occupation. Standard 10.9.7

Resource Type: Secondary Text.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 1119

Maps of the Former Soviet Union

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

Rating: 2, High!

Description: Here are great maps from the Perry-Castaneda Library of Russia and the Former Soviet Republics. Standard 10.9.7

Comments: Excellent maps..... Low tech at a disadvantage.

Resource Type: Maps.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 2080

Possible Soviet Responses to the US Strategic Defense Initiative

http://www.fas.org/spp/starwars/offdocs/m8310017.htm

Rating: 2, High!

Description: This document was originally a secret CIA document. Released in l983 it outlines the plan for Star Wars under Ronald Reagan. Standards 10.9.7 and 11.9.5

Resource Type: Primary Source Text.

Graphics content: Low.

Resource ID: 2496

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