Chapter 6 Project

The Berlin Wall

Task-Students will use the internet to research the Berlin Wall and its significance.

Objective- Students will go to web sites to find out about the Berlin wall. Then they will use Word to write several paragraphs about the significance of the wall.

Activity- Students will research a one to two page word document. This document will be single spaced, in a size 12 font of your choice. It should have your name and title on the top of the first page. It may also contain up to two pictures on this topic. Find out about the events surrounding the building and dismantling of the wall by going to web sites and using classzone.com. You are to look for the following information:
Why the wall was built
What the wall represented
What life was like in the East
What life was like in the West
Why the wall was taken down


BBC- http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/

CNN- http://edition.cnn.com/