This assessment gauges whether students can identify the historical event depicted in an iconic photograph and evaluate its historical significance. Successful students will draw on their knowledge of the past to identify the iconic image of a Soviet soldier flying the hammer and sickle above the Reichstag during the Battle of Berlin and then explain how the event was historically significant.
Soviets in Berlin Assessment
Soviets in Berlin Rubric
Soviet Flag Over the Reichstag - Library of Congress