WORLD WAR II CURRICULUM: Lesson Plan – Day Six Subject: Phase Four (1945): The period of history in Europe and the world as the conflict became a death struggle for both Germany and Japan as the Allied forces entered and conquered the homelands and brought final defeat. Educational Goals: The Student will learn facts and comprehend the events…

 
 

WORLD WAR II CURRICULUM: Lesson Plan – Day Five Subject: Phase Four (1944 – 1945): The period of history in Europe and the world as the conflict became a death struggle for both Germany and Japan as the Allied forces entered and conquered the homelands and brought final defeat. Educational Goals: The Student will learn facts and comprehend…

 
 

WOLRD WAR II CURRICULUM Lesson Plan – Day Four Subject: Phase Three (1943 – 1944): The period of history in Europe and the Pacific as the conflict reached full intensity after both Germany and Japan began to suffer catastrophic setbacks. Educational Goals: The Student will learn facts and comprehend the events pertaining to: Pacific Theater: The First…

 
 

WORLD WAR II CURRICULUM Lesson Plan – Day Three Subject: Phase Two (1941 – 1942): The period of history in Europe and the world as the conflict ignited nearly every location and brought nearly every nation into the conflict. Educational Goals: The Student will learn facts and comprehend the events pertaining to: The German Invasion of Russia The…

 
 

WORLD WAR II CURRICULUM Lesson Plan – Day Two Subject: Phase One (1939 – 1940): The period of history in Europe and the world at the outbreak of World War II. The tension in Europe has slowly built up to the brink of war over the past six years and…

 
 

WORLD WAR II CURRICULUM Lesson Plan – Day One Subject: The period of history in Europe and the world that preceded the outbreak of World War II in September 1939. Since the cessation of the guns of World War I life in Europe has been a struggle for all nations as they try to rebuild. Did these…

 
 

Chronology of World War II Post-1945 This phase led to the development of what became known as the “Cold War”. At the cessation of hostilities in both Europe and Asia there was a rush to claim and occupy the national territories that had been formerly controlled by the Axis powers. Some of these divisions had been previously agreed on while others had not. Additionally, the size and scope of…

 
 

Chronology of World War II 1939-1945 This phase is the actual armed conflict of World War II. Although the United States was not drawn into the war until December 7, 1941, it had been indirectly involved since early 1940. At the time of the American entry into World War II, the European countries had been fighting since September 1939. Interestingly enough, in Asia the conflict is often thought of…

 
 

Chronology of World War II Pre-1939 This phase is essential to help recognize the development of Italy, Germany and Japan as important nations in the world. This development occurs through a variety of means and for a variety of reasons. Included in this period is an analysis of the events and their subsequent outcomes that shaped the world after World War I. 1919: Fascist political party established by Benito…

 
 

Background to European History and the Causes of World War II  As the Age of Napoleonic France closed with the Battle of Waterloo in 1815, many of the nations of Europe began to experience a rise of Nationalistic feelings. In response to these feelings, the European monarchs tightened their grip on the reigns of government. As an outgrowth of this…