This resource offers 4 guided readings that can be used as stations or for group work. Students will read about the different causes of World War I: Militarism, Imperialism, Alliances, and Nationalism. By using this resource, especially in a US History course, students will be able to examine the conflicts throughout Europe. When students complete this resource they will have a great set up and foundation for the beginning of World War I.
Not only will students have a better understanding of events leading up to World War I, it will also allow students to work on literacy and close reading skills.