Learners analyze the long history of Armenia and the battles that ensued between the Ottoman Empire and Russia. Using a short video clip they investigate why the Armenian genocide took place as well as the turmoil it caused in the region before, during, and after World War I.
- Topic of genocide might be sensitive for some students
- 14th lesson of a 32-part series on the Great War
- Resource provides for audio and visual learners
- Includes primary source photography from World War I for evaluation and research