Helpful resources:
The Cold War International History Project
Cold War Museum
The Marshall Plan- Fiftieth Anniversary
Digital History: The Cold War

When writing your summary, think about the 5Ws and H.

  • Who was involved in the event?

  • What happened?

  • Where did it happen?

  • When did it happen?

  • Why did it happen?

  • How is it connected to the Cold War?








What do we want for people to see when they first view our page?

A striking image?
A video?
A compelling or provocative statement about the Cold War?
Connections to Modern Day?



We need to make that decision as a class!