>European Union Lesson PlansPosted: April 12, 2011
Lesson 1: A Rationale for Studying Europe: The Changing Context of EU-US Relations
PowerPoint: Why should students in the United States study Europe and the European Union?
Lesson 2: The Geography of Europe
PowerPoint: Where in the world is the European Union?
Lesson 3: Cultural Identity
PowerPoint: How does cultural diversity impact political identity?
Lesson 4: The Founding and Development of the European Union
PowerPoint: How did Europe transition from a period of conflict to a period of sustained peace?
Lesson 5: Structure of Government within the EU
PowerPoint: How does the structure of government within the EU compare with the Structure of government in the US?
Lesson 6: The EU’s Economic and Monetary Union
PowerPoint: How do individuals, businesses and economies benefit from using the Euro?
Lesson 7: The Single Market and Free Trade
PowerPoint: How has the single market benefited millions of Europeans?
Lesson 8: Immigration to the European Union
PowerPoint: Why do individuals want to move into the European Union?
Lesson 9: The Environment, Energy and Climate Change
PowerPoint: How is the EU addressing the issue of climate change?
Lesson 10: The EU on the World State: Security, Stability and Prosperity
PowerPoint: How does the EU promote security, stability and prosperity?