Unit #2 – Imperialism and Progressivism
Chapter 6 – World War I & its Aftermath
Unit S.M.A.R.T. Goal:
Students will be able to identify the causes of the Great War, its affect on American Society, and its impact on international alliances to 80% accuracy in 3 of 4 trials.
Students will understand how and why the world divided into alliances during World War I through an alternative method due to Friday’s activity not doing a good enough job based on student survey results.
Behavioral Norms (Student Developed):
1. “Only one person talks at a time” – Noah (23 votes – approved)
2. “Respect others opinions/ideas” – Rob (31 votes – approved)
3. “Stay on task” – Andrea ( 27 votes – approved)
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Task #1 – First we will explore as a class again the causes for WWI
Downloadable PDF File ->Whose to blame for WW1
Task #2 – Now we will begin to see the events that dragged the U.S. into the conflict.
Downloadable PDF File -> Neutrality and the Lusitania