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Mapping a Crisis: Or How I learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb

In this lesson students will gain a better understanding of the Cuban Missile Crisis by comparing the distances that Russian-made missiles could travel and possible U.S. cities that could be targets.

Learning Resource Details

Resource Type: 
Lesson Plan
P-12 Grade Levels: 
9th-12th Grades
P-12 Topic Areas: 
Language Arts
Social Studies


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Common Core: StateLit/Hist/SS/Sc/Tech11-12RH1
Common Core: StateLit/Hist/SS/Sc/Tech11-12RH7
Common Core: StateLit/Hist/SS/Sc/Tech11-12WHST1a
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Common Core: StateLit/Hist/SS/Sc/Tech11-12WHST4
Common Core: StateLit/Hist/SS/Sc/Tech11-12WHST9
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