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World War II: A Visual HistoryLesson Planet
8th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Explore the enormity of World War II, including its causes, prominent battles, and historical figures, with an interactive map and timeline. Divided into each year from 1939 to 1945, as well as sections pre- and post-war, the resource...
A Clever War: Scientific and Technological Advances in World War ILesson Planet
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Technology—changing lives and transforming war. Your tech-loving historians examine photographs and primary documents to explore how technology changed not only World War I, but also how it moved society forward. They apply their...
World War II in PhotographsLesson Planet
7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
A picture is worth a thousand words, and this activity is worth so much more! Learners closely analyze a series of photographs from World War II, matching them with their appropriate captions and sequencing them into a correct timeline.
The Effects of World War II on the HomefrontLesson Planet
Seventh graders discover what the war on the homefront looked like. In this World War II lesson, 7th graders analyze World War II posters to determine how the public was involved in the war effort during World War II. Students discuss...
The End of World War II: Pearl Harbor, Japanese Internment Camps, and the Atomic BombLesson Planet
8th - 11th CCSS: Adaptable
The end of World War II saw major events that would forever change the global landscape and international relations. Using a fantastic PowerPoint presentation and several primary source documents, your learners will discuss the bombing...
Was the United States Justified in Dropping the Atomic Bomb on Hiroshima and Nagasaki?Lesson Planet
6th - 11th CCSS: Designed
As the culminating activity in a unit study of World War II, class members prepare for and engage in a Socratic seminar that considers whether the United States was justified in dropping the atomic bomb on Hiroshima and Nagasaki....
World War II Part 1Lesson Planet
13 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Recap the United States' involvement in World War II, beginning with a description of how America's isolationist foreign policy had been shaped prior to the outbreak of war. The video then continues by discussing the attack on Pearl...
Beware of the Dog - Crossing BordersLesson Planet
9th - 11th CCSS: Designed
Roald Dahl’s classic World War II short story, “Beware of the Dog” is the focus of a close reading exercise that asks learners to respond to text-dependent questions with evidence drawn from the story. Participants record responses on...
Who Started World War I: Crash Course World HistoryLesson Planet
11 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
World War I was one of the more complicated and complex conflicts of the twentieth century—but who started it? High schoolers watch a video from Crash Course World History ponders whether Germany, Austria, or Russia were to blame for...
Evacuation: The Japanese Americans in World War IILesson Planet
9th - 12th
Students examine Japanese internment camps of World War II. In this World War II lesson, students use primary and secondary sources to research the evacuation process and life within the internment camps. Students discuss the racial bias...
Coming of Age During Japanese Occupation: Richard E. Kim's Lost Names: Scenes from a Korean BoyhoodLesson Planet
9th - 12th
Explore the implications of the Japanese occupation of Korea during World War II. Learners read Lost Names: Scenes from a Korean Boyhood, participate in classroom discussions about the novel and keep journals in which they respond to...