Schlieffen Plan, Triple Entente, Triple Alliance, Battle of Verdun, Battle of the Somme
Trench Warfare/Stalemate, USA Joins the War, the Treaty of Versailles.
This project is a project that I use to teach an overview of the Events of World War I. There are 8 events that students research information on. When they are finished I have them write an overall summary of the Events of the Great War. This is a very STUDENT-CENTERED activity. There is a rubric included for easy grading. You can scale the score to fit points for your class. The directions are simple, and provide for a lot of student CREATIVITY!
The eight events that students investigate are:
Battle of Verdun
Battle of the Somme
USA Joins the War
...and the Treaty of Versailles.
Enjoy this lesson! This activity is great for VISUAL AND VERBAL LEARNERS!
This is a part of the World War I Unit. Individual Products from this unit include:
1. World War I 30 DBQ Bellringer Warm Ups!
2. STUDENT-LED Overview of the Causes of World War I Comic Strip Project!
3. STUDENT-LED Overview of the Events of World War I Comic Strip Project!
4. World War One 5 Highly Visual DBQ Primary Sources
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