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Champion for Democracy? - Woodrow WilsonLesson Planet
12 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Racist? Man of his time? Master statesman? Naive idealist? Historians still question the political legacy of Woodrow Wilson. Encourage your scholars to engage in the debate by using a biography that traces Wilson's academic and political...
1912: The Election that Changed the CenturyLesson Planet
9th - 11th
The presidential election of 1912 was a turning point in American politics. Whoever won would reshape the political spectrum. Learn about the key issues, each party's politics, and the four men who wanted to become president: William...
Woodrow Wilson and American Involvement in the Great WarLesson Planet
8th - 12th
Students examine American involvement in World War I. In this World War I lesson plan, students investigate Wilson's policy of neutrality as they read excerpts from his messages to Congress. Students respond to questions regarding the...
The Debate in the United States over the League of Nations: Five Camps: From Voices of Consent to Voices of DissentLesson Planet
9th - 12th CCSS: Designed
Students explore and discuss Woodrow Wilson's concepts for peace and the League of Nations. They understand efforts made to foster American support for the League and discuss the opposition shown in the Senate.
End of WWI: The Treaty of VersaillesLesson Planet
6th - 8th
After learning about the causes and closure of WWI, hand out this resource on that outlines the differences between Wilson's 14 Point Plan and the Treaty of Versailles. The class reads the information provided then analyzes two political...
United States Entry into World War I: Two Diametrically Opposed ViewsLesson Planet
9th - 12th
Students analyze the events leading to U.S. entry into World War I. They read a speech by President Wilson and an opposition speech, list the reasons each gives for American entry into the war, and complete a Venn diagram.
Defining America's Role in the WorldLesson Planet
5th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
As the first American president to win the Nobel Peace Prize, and only one of four presidents to do so in United States history, Theodore Roosevelt's foreign policy achievements and preservation of peace are often overshadowed by his...
United States Entry into World War I: A Documentary Chronology of World War ILesson Planet
9th - 12th
Students identify several important events that led to U.S. involvement in World War I. They examine different explanations, form an opinion about the evidence for each rationale and then create a slideshow to present their findings.
Wilson and American Entry into World War ILesson Planet
9th - 12th
Students explore the events that led to American entry into World War I. For this American history lesson, students examine the policies of Woodrow Wilson at the dawn of the war, analyze challenges to the neutrality policy of the U.S.,...