"I found a mere child in a uniform many sizes too large for him, with an anti-tank grenade lying beside him. Tears were running down his face. He had been ordered to lie in wait here, and when a Soviet tank approached he was to run under it and explode the grenade."
This gripping NO PREP primary source reading passage will bring the action of the Battle of Berlin to life for your students. The passage introduces key information about the battle, then details events through an enthralling primary account from a German citizen. After reading the passage, students complete a worksheet that includes a mix of multiple choice and short answer questions.
This product works well as an in-class activity, hook/attention grabber, homework or sub plan. Just print and go!
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