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This World War I unit (215 PowerPoint slides and 6 pages of structured notes and graphic organizers in all) is broken down into 6 separate parts detailed below, It can be downloaded as a single unit, or as individual parts to be taught independently. Each part has rich text, visuals, primary and secondary sources, activities, assignments, worksheets, maps, graphic organizers, writing prompts, and much much more...ENJOY!!!
Part 0 (3 slides) - INTRODUCTION - including: table of contents, list of Entente and Central Powers, maps, and key terms for the unit
Part 1 (35 slides) - CAUSES - including: background on European imperialism (Germany, Italy, France, England, etc.), colonial claims in Africa, increasing nationalism and the Spirit of 1914, ideological differences of the Old Order and the New Order, increased militarism, the system of alliances, the 'spark' of the Franz Ferdinand assassination
Part 2 (45 slides) - PROPAGANDA - including: background on propaganda, definition and usages, samples of British propaganda, Canadian Propaganda, American Propaganda, German Propaganda, explanation of different WWI propaganda techniques, worksheet and assignment to analyze various pieces of WWI propaganda and to create a piece of propaganda
Part 3 (25 slides) - TECHNOLOGY - including: background on the evolution of warfare in Europe, artillery, wireless communication, blimps, flamethrowers, aircraft, submarines, poison gas, armored cars, armored tanks, machine guns, mortars, military organization, sonar, depth charges and more
Part 4 (30 slides) - WESTERN FRONT - including: maps, explanations of battles, list of battles, maps, no-man's-land, trench warfare, stalemate, U.S. involvement, Zimmerman note, unrestricted submarine warfare, photographs, quotes from All Quiet on the Western Front, links to YouTube clips and more
Part 5 (20 slides) - VARIOUS FRONTS - including: Eastern Front, Italy, Serbia, Africa, Palestine, Asia Minor, Galipolli, list of battles, Russian Propaganda, Russian Revolution and eventual armistice,
Part 6 (55 slides) - END OF THE WAR - including: a map activity, German offensive on the Western Front, Allied counteroffensive, U.S. involvement and impact, statistics for the war, death tolls, pie charts to analyze, Wilson's 14 points, the Versailles Treaty, Armistice day and more...