This lesson is intended to teach students how to differentiate between the concepts of Terrorism and Guerrilla Warfare, Civil Disobedience, Martial Law, Revolution, Civil War, Wars of Independence, and Coup D’é Tats.  This is useful instruction in most History classes and especially in Government classes.

This lesson plan has been used successfully with both middle school and high school students.

Be sure to read our Teaching Guide for the Concept Attainment Strategy first.