Essays and Discussions
Suggestions for essay topics that enable students to dive deeper into the material found in the module and conduct their own research and analysis.
Free classroom simulations of either the U.S. National Security Council (NSC) or the UN Security Council.
Classroom Reading List
Supplemental readings and other resources to help students explore a full range of issues and debates related to the module materials. The list offers readings well suited to a wide variety of students.
See how the Regions of the World unit can be used to fulfill social studies standards for 10 states.
In this lesson plan, students will read and compare speeches by Jawaharlal Nehru and Muhammad Ali Jinnah at the founding of independent India and Pakistan using reading questions.
In this lesson plan, students will assume the role of advisor to the leader of a South or Central Asian country, read a scenario, and make a policy recommendation.
In this lesson plan, students will research the population density of South Asian countries as well as the population density of their own communities. Then they will create an infographic that illustrates and compares them.