This unit follows the NYS Global curriculum. A separate PPT can be purchased that doubles as an answer key and a method of presentation for students. This packet can also be purchased in a bundle with the corresponding PPT, one CRQ set, one Enduring Issues Essay and a unit test.
**IN ADDITION TO THE STUDENT MATERIALS, THIS PACKET INCLUDES A FULL STATIONS GROUP ACTIVITY COVERING NEW INDUSTRIALIZED WARFARE AND FOUR CLASS ROLE PLAYS ON THE CAUSES OF WORLD WAR ONE **
Pages 1-6: Student Packet that covers material for the entire unit
· Page One: Unit Outline includes historical context and big ideas
· Page Two: Balkan Nationalism covers Austria-Hungary, Slavs, Easter European geography
· Page Three: Causes of World War I covers the role Militarism, Alliance, Nationalism, imperialism and the assassination of Franz Ferdinand played in starting World War I. Also includes an activity to create a comic strip
· Page Four to Six: “The Great War” covers the alliances, total war, a group stations activity covering the New Technology of WWI, and a brief introduction to the Treaty of Versailles
Pages 7-8: Four brief role plays covering the role Militarism, Alliances, Nationalism and Imperialism played in starting WWI
Pages 9-20: Five Stations covering New Technology of World War I. I turn this into a group activity in class.