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This lesson will introduce students to the leaders involved in World War II, as well as a background on the country's they represent. This will include some lower-level objectives like vocabulary, in order to provide proper context as we go through the unit. They will learn about the rise of Adolf Hitler, Benito Mussolini, and Tojo as well as the conditions of their nation's that allowed such events to occur. We will also cover men like Franklin Roosevelt, Chamberlain, Winston Churchill, and Josef Stalin as they constitute the Allied forces of World War II.
This unit follows the Great Depression/New Deal unit. The two units will be bridged by the connection of the Great Depression further harming Germany's struggling economy and giving rise to Hitler as Fuhrer of Germany. Also, the economy of the United States was greatly aided by the military-industrial complex set up during World War II.
This lesson package includes:
- Lesson plan
- Graphic organizer
- Power Point