World War I
Assignments & Activities
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Sample of Assignments & Activities
Document Analysis: The Sinking of the Lusitania
The sinking of the Lusitania did not lead immediately to war, but it profoundly influenced American public opinion toward the belligerents and started a series of American ultimatums that culminated in the United States entry into World W...
Image Analysis & Writing Assignment: Recruiting Soldiers for Trench Warfare
During World War I, soldiers quickly discovered that the realities of trench warfare looked little like the romantic portraits of war sketched by army recruiters. In this exercise, your students will compare some photographs taken at the front an...