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The Primary Sources series is the winner of the 2015 Academics’ Choice Awards for the 2015 Smart Book Award in recognition of mind-building excellence. The World War II Primary Sources is a pack of 20 primary source documents that are relevant to the history of World War II. Each primary resource is printed on sturdy 8.5" X 11" card stock.
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The World War II Primary Sources will help your students build common core skills including:
· Critical Thinking
· Point of View
· Compare and Contrast
· Order of Events
· And Much More!
Perfect for gallery walks and literature circles! Great research and reference materials!
The 20 World War II Primary Sources are:
1. Photograph of Italian Prime Minister Benito Mussolini and German Chancellor Adolf Hitler - October 25, 1936 - official formation of the Axis between Germany and Italy
2. Photograph of a burning synagogue during Kristallnacht in Nazi Germany - November 9, 1939
3. British propaganda poster entitled "Dig on for Victory" - 1940
4. Photograph of the USS Arizona burning after Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, Hawaii - December 7, 1941
5. Photograph of President Franklin D. Roosevelt signing the declaration of war against Japan in the wake of the attack on Pearl Harbor, Hawaii - December 8, 1941
6. Poster for Westinghouse Magazine advertising "Rosie the Riveter" - 1942
7. Photograph of American dive-bombers during the Battle of Midway - June 6, 1942
8. Photograph of women at work on bomber - Douglas Aircraft Company - Long Beach, California - October 1942
9. Propaganda poster for Tuskegee Airmen - 1943
10. Photograph of a World War II Ration Book - 1943
11. Photograph of a shopkeeper canceling the coupons in a British housewife’s ration book for tea, sugar, cooking fats and bacon she is allowed for the week - April 1943
12. Photograph from the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising - May 1943
13. Photograph entitled "Into the Jaws of Death-U.S. troops wading through water & Nazi gunfire" - June 6, 1944
14. Photograph entitled "I Have Returned" - General Douglas MacArthur returning to the Philippines - October 1944
15. Photograph of British Prime Minister Winston Churchill, U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt, and Soviet General Secretary Joseph Stalin at the Yalta Conference - February 4-11, 1945
16. Photograph of the first Iwo Jima flag raising - Iwo Jima, Japan - February 23, 1945
17. Photograph of two men sitting after the liberation of Lager-Nordhausen Death Camp - April 14, 1945
18. Photograph of the destruction near the city center of Berlin, Germany, after the Battle of Berlin - 1945
19. Photograph of the atomic bomb over Nagasaki, Japan - August 9, 1945
20. Photograph entitled "Kissing the War Goodbye" in celebration of VJ Day - Times Square, New York City - August 14, 1945
Your students will:
· think critically and analytically, interpret events, and question various perspectives of history.
· participate in active learning by creating their own interpretations instead of memorizing facts and a writer’s interpretations.
· integrate and evaluate information provided in diverse media formats to deepen their understanding of historical events.
· experience a more relevant and meaningful learning experience.
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Primary source materials are essential in teaching children how to think like an historian. These materials make them think about their place in time and compare it to other place in time. I showed these images to my students before I introduced the term “inequality” and there were all over it. They knew about this dark part of American history but when they saw the actual images, it spawned a lot of talk about inequality and the civil rights movement.The images were captivating (California Classroom Teacher 2015-05-01)
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Book Description Gallopade International, 2013. Paperback. Condition: Brand New. 1st edition. 20 pages. 11.00x8.50x0.30 inches. In Stock. Seller Inventory # 0635108429