Nation-Building in the Modern World TWEET Cooperative  Activity
Nation-Building in the Modern World

Your students will be engaged in this fun and interactive activity. Students will learn about the nations that gained independence after World War II: India, Philippines, Malaysia & Singapore, Burma (Myanmar), Indonesia, Pakistan and Sri Lanka, Ghana, Kenya, The Congo, Algeria. First the teacher will introduce the students to nation-building in the modern world with a creative power point presentation. They will then complete an activity by reading information about each country and completing three news tweets. They will outline the countries on a world map that is also included. As a wrap-up activity students will write a paragraph about the effects of imperialism and nation-building on contemporary society.

This purchase includes the following:
14-slide power point presentation Introduction to Modern Countries
1-page worksheet: Introduction to Modern Countries
1-worksheet: World Map
4-page worksheet: Nation-Building in the Modern World News Tweets
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Created: Jul 1, 2016

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