In this project students will create their own comic book version of the events leading to the start of World War I with a special emphasis on portrayal of the technologies that made World War I the war to end all wars and the events leading to the war. This assignment also focuses on trench warfare and the Schleiffen plan.
This is a scaffolded week long project with pre-set comic book frames designed to compliment the skills of students of all capabilities.
-Full lesson plan
-4 pages of comic book frames and two part instructions allowing for a gradual release of responsibility.
-You will need to provide students with readings from the text book covering the basics of WWI and trench warfare/the Schlieffen plan.