Period 2 – World History (S.D.A.I.E. – E.L.L.) Lesson Plan (1-9-2017)

Period 2 - World History


The Visual Guide to the Beginning of World War II


World War II

Unit S.M.A.R.T. Goal:

Students will be able to demonstrate coherent knowledge of World War II in both written and verbal form by the end of the unit.


Students will add to their World War II notes after viewing visual examples of each of the phases of World War II.

Life Connection:

Question: “What ties do you see between the beginning of World War II and today?

Behavioral Norms:

  1. Listen
  2. Follow Instruction
  3. Put your cell phones away


Luftwaffe; Hitler; Blitz; Fascism; Nazi-Soviet Pack;  Axis; Allies


Task #1

Take out your notes from last week.

Task #2

Get out a new piece of paper and set it up in a Cornell Note fashion.

Task #3

Title this paper “World War II Visual Timeline”

Task #4

Now let us determine what the essential question should be.

Task #5

Now we are going to look over visual examples from the beginning of World War II till its conclusion. As we look over these example we are going to take notes on the beginning of World War II again. Based on your writings from last week we look to be struggling with the unfolding of events from this part of the war.

Ticket Out the Door:



Review your notes from today and last week on Appeasement and the introduction of World War II


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