Today is July 18. It’s the birthday of the late Nelson Mandela, to whom, to the extent we study “great men in history” we ought to look; he was one of the greatest. On this day in 1936, the Spanish Civil War began. Finally, it’s the birthday of John Glenn, who made the first supersonic transcontinental flight, and was the first American to orbit the earth.
Here is an independent practice worksheet on Peter the Great that I use in sophomore global studies classes.
If you find typos in this document, I would appreciate a notification. And, as always, if you find this material useful in your practice, I would be grateful to hear what you think of it. I seek your peer review.