CSB International - US and Iran Understanding 1


In order to stay on top of what is happening with our country in regard to international events worldwide, we will be researching current events. Our first stop will be in the Middle East, where we will be taking a journey to learn and understand the rising tensions in this area. Along the way we will build a knowledge base of terminology, government policy and actions and positions of power.

Overview: Explore the rising tensions in the Middle East and consider the consequences of the assassination of a powerful Iranian general.


The NY Times published an article focusing on young people in the US and how they responded to news in the Middle East - here is a short selection from the article by Michael Crowley (full digital article here):


Discuss and then we will watch together this short video on the Aftermath of the U.S Strike That Killed Top Iran Commander


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