This bundle of World War I: newspaper activities
covers 33 events of World War I with 4 yearly newspaper projects. Students get the scoop on major events with informational text provided. Students create op-eds, articles, political cartoons and more. Give student groups one year at a time or have each group complete a newspaper for different years of World War I.
Included in this money saving bundle:
- World War I: 1914
- World War I: 1915
- World War I: 1916
- World War I: 1917-18
Included in this set:
-30+ Pages of Informational Text, including some primary sources, for students on 33 topics related to World War I
- Teacher directions
- Ready-to-use activity directions for students
After newspapers are complete students can take notes using the World War I: Interactive Notebooks
This activity is a valuable addition to your study of World War I
. Use along with other activities, simulations, and projects.
Two ways to use:
- Introduction: students read the provided information and write articles in a short time. Students work together to form the first page or two of a newspaper on their topics.
- In-depth: students read the provided information on industrial revolution related topics. Student groups work together to divide up topics and ideas and conduct additional research. Students write investigative articles on the topics.
- OPTIONAL: for either option, consider a gallery walk at the end in which students visit each other's newspapers to learn about the different topics and to analyze major events and people related to the era.
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