World War I Begins PowerPoint

World War I Begins PowerPoint
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13 MB|33 slides and 2 pages of guided notes
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33 slide Power Point and guided notes is a great way for your students to become familiar with what led to World War I. This Powerpoint gives a brief history of what was happening in Europe prior to the war and leads all the way to when the United States enters the war. This lesson includes:

The creation of the German nation
Creation of the Triple Alliance
Franco-Russian Alliance
Naval Race
Triple Entente
Imperialism v Nationalism
Assassination of Archduke Ferdinand
Alliances are triggered
Schlieffen plan
Western Front
New Technologies (Gas, Tanks, Planes, Zepplin)
U.S. tries to stay neutral
Unrestricted Submarine Warfare
Sussex Pledge
Zimmerman Telegraph
U.S. enters the war


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Total Pages
33 slides and 2 pages of guided notes
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Teaching Duration
1 hour
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