Rise of Nationalism Teacher Resources
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Gaining Insight into the WWII Era Through Electronic Records and the National Archives
Students are introduced to the variety of resources that are available to them online with regards to national archives and enlistment records. Individually, they use the database to find someone they know who enlisted before or during World War II and share their results.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 10 Downloads
The Home Front: How Did People Prepare for the War at Home?
Wars have a profound effect not only on a country's soldiers, but also on the everyday lives of its citizens. Invite your young historians to discover how Britain prepared for the Second World War by analyzing a series of government posters regarding rationing, evacuation, and anti-German propaganda.
7th - 12th Social Studies & History 25 Views 10 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
"Exploring U.S. Motives Behind WWII Imprisonment and Deportation of German, Japanese, and Italian Latin Americans"
Learners research and examine the secret Special War Problems Division program in Latin America and discuss the impact of the program on civil and human rights. They assess the motives for the program and explore various quotes from that time period.
8th - 9th Social Studies & History 3 Views 3 Downloads
My Secret War: The WWII Diary of Madeline Beck: Lesson 6
Fifth graders explore women's rights by discussing the events of WWII. In this American work force lesson plan, 5th graders identify the events that led to World War II and how women helped fight the war through non-violent efforts. Students complete several graphic organizer worksheets based on WWII history.
5th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 1 Download
World War II - War Comes to Hawaii
Ninth graders use geographic representations to organize, analyze, and present information on people, places, and environments. They use tools and methods of geographers to construct, interpret, and evaluate qualitative and quantitative data.
9th Social Studies & History 5 Views 5 Downloads
WWII: Allies Turn the Tables
Students explore U.S. history by viewing a video clip in class. In this World War II lesson plan, students read assigned text from their history books about the U.S. Allies in the war. Students view the intro to "Saving Private Ryan" create class poster presentations about the WWII battles.
6th - 8th Visual & Performing Arts 12 Views 50 Downloads
Haiti: Rebuilding a Nation
Students consider what it takes to rebuild a country. In this current events lesson, students access a PBS news video about Haiti online, watch it, and then complete activities that require them to examine U.S. foreign policy and consider the importance of rebuilding the nation.
7th - 12th Social Studies & History 7 Views 42 Downloads
Mapping and Personifying Nations
Eleventh graders analyze the geography, actions, and relationships of countries involved in World War II. They create a map of Europe, Northern Africa, and the Pacific, and analyze and evaluate their self-made map of Europe and the Pacific.
11th Social Studies & History 3 Views 27 Downloads
D-Day by the Numbers: Charting and Graphing WWII Data
Students analyze statistics from D-Day and World War II. They examine the size and scope of WWII, create three types of graphs, chart and graph statistics, answer interpretive questions, and analyze their results.
9th - 12th Math 10 Views 57 Downloads
Tenth graders research a topic related to World War II. They explore the causes and legacy of WWII, the European Theater of Operations, the Pacific Theater of Operations, Diversity in WWII, Women in WWII, and the Homefront. Students create a website about World War II.
10th Social Studies & History 7 Views 15 Downloads
Jim Crow on the National Level: The Right to Flight
Young scholars use the Internet, books and lecture to research the integration of military pilots in WWII. They examine the experiences of the Tuskegee Airmen in particular and consider contributions of early African American aviators.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 4 Downloads
The National Pastime
Students examine the impact baseball had politically and culturally upon the nation and the world from 1940-1950. Students study about, discuss, and take notes about historically significant events and baseball players' contributions during this time.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 8 Downloads
East Timor: The World's Newest Country
This isn't just a hand-out or a reading passage; it's more like a mini book on the history, colonization, independence, and culture of the South East Asian country of Timor. There are extensive readings and discussion questions for learners to address.
12th - Higher Ed Social Studies & History 11 Views 19 Downloads
A Day of Infamy: Analyzing FDR's Pearl harbor Speech
Students analyze Bush's speech after the attacks of 2001, and FDR's "Infamy" speech. the compare and contrast the speeches and events that led to them followed by a duscussion based on included questions.
8th - 12th Social Studies & History 7 Views 6 Downloads
First World War Assessment
Here is a really neat assessment, perfect for middle schoolers who have just learned about WWI. The assessment covers the causes and effects of WWI, causes of WWII, the Treaty of Versailles, trench warfare, and key players of the war in a fun and interesting way.
8th - 9th Social Studies & History 20 Views 61 Downloads
Political Asylum Talk Show
Learners view videos, visit websites, and read about the nature and changes made to the idea of political asylum. Beginning with Jewish refugees fleeing Nazi Germany, they will explore policy change throughout the years. The lesson culminates in a simulation of discussions regarding the tragedy of SS St.
7th - 9th Social Studies & History 3 Views 2 Downloads
THE OCCUPATION OF KOREA BY JAPANESE IMPERIALIST FORCES
Students read and respond to a history of Korea. In this occupation lesson, students work in groups to research the effects of Japanese occupation and create an illustrated timeline. Students listen to a lecture and write an acrostic. Students create and write a newspaper on the occupation of Korea by the Japanese from the point of view of various groups.
9th - 10th Social Studies & History 3 Views 12 Downloads
By first defining the characteristics and ideology of fascism, this presentation makes it easy for viewers to contextualize the rise of Mussolini in post-WWI Italy. Not only thorough and informative, the pictures and concepts featured in these slides will engage viewers' interest up to the last slide, where they might be surprised to learn how far-reaching and influencial Mussolini's rule became.
9th - 11th Social Studies & History 16 Views 64 Downloads
Chapter 26: The New Power Balance 1850-1900
Trace the industrial changes and shifts in world power occurring between 1850 and 1900. This is an extensive, well-organized, and complete look at the social and political events leading up to the turn of the century. A great resource to set the stage for American industrialization, WWI, and WWII.
10th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 33 Downloads