Lesson plans for ages 15-18 in History: Population Displacement in the Commonwealth of Independent States

Teaching Tools, 21 March 2007

Uzbek refugees getting ready to leave Kyrgyzstan's Sasik camp for the capital, Bishkek. They are now safely in Romania.

LESSONS 2 and 3: Migration within the CIS


A class set of atlases showing the former USSR, and a class set of the article "Population displacement in the former Soviet Union" are required.


Students read the article and answer the following comprehension questions.

Comprehension questions (the questions follow the internal order of the article)