Standards
Essential Question:

Why is World War II considered a “total war” affecting all aspects of American life?

 

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UNIT TEN: THE UNITED STATES ASSUMES WORLDWIDE

RESPONSIBILITIES

World War II

 

1. To understand why World War II began and how it changed the lives of millions of people

2. To be aware of the much different world left as a legacy of World War II

3. To investigate key turning points in New York State and United States history and explain why these events or developments are significant

4. To understand the relative importance of United States domestic and foreign policies over time

5. To analyze the role played by the United States in international politics, past and present

6. To describe historic events through the eyes and experiences of those who were there

 

    The students will  answer the following questions based on the following activities relating to the Holocaust.:

How did World War II effect Anne Frank's life?

What was the Nazi Holocaust?