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This worksheet allows students to use a primary source document to learn about the atrocities committed by the Japanese Army after the capture of the Chinese city of Nanking in 1937.
This activity is very easy to use. All you have to do is print off the primary source from the following website for classroom use or direct students to the website to answer the worksheet questions:
The primary source document is labeled (The Rape of Nanking, 1937)
Students read the document and answer the questions on the worksheet. The worksheet includes 10 questions and has an answer sheet for the teacher. The worksheet can be used to generate classroom discussion or be used as homework. I suggest using the worksheet for high school students only. Feel free to modify this assignment as needed for your classes.