Monday, December 8, 2014

WWI Day 6: War Affects the Home Front and Allies Win the War

Setting The Stage:
World War I was much more than a European affair.  As the war drug on, the conflict claimed the lives of millions and it affected everyone on and off the battlefield. 

Activities
1.  Correct last week's starter questions.  (10 points)
2.  Review and answer questions about Friday's Trench Warfare activities.  Students will then see
     a. PowerPoint over trench warfare in pictures.  Trench Warfare in Pictures
3.  War Affects the Home Front
       a.  Students will examine and go over the following terms: total war, rationing, propaganda, and
            women's roles.
       b.  The power of the propaganda poster: Propaganda Posters
4.  The Allies Win the War
       a.  Russia Withdraws
       b.  Central Powers Collapse (2nd Battle of the Marne)
       c.  Handout: Allies Win the War

Objectives
a.  Explain the effects of the war on citizens
b.  Summarize the allies' push to victory

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