CHY 4U 2011: War Begins

1)      Today we will conclude the Chamberlin Trial with today’s context in relation to the War on Afghanistan

2)      We have avoided filling out the timeline for far too long. Today we will continue filling out the timeline with the beginning of World War Two.

  Points of interest:

–         Annexation of Austria (451 – last paragraph)

–         The Munich Agreement (454)

–           Annexation of Sudetenland (454)

–          Nazi-Soviet Non-Aggression Pact (456)

–             Invasion of Poland (457)

* Remember * focus on answering the five W’s (Who, What, Where, When and Why is it significant?)

Do not write too long of points for each

  Remember, if needed, to supplement your timeline with primary documents, maps, videos and other links

3)      Letter Assignment!

      Pick one of the five points you just wrote about in your timeline (e.g. Annexation of Austria or Invasion of Poland)

      Pick a character from the following list:

–          Citizen

–          Soldier

–          Politician

Pretend you are writing a diary or letter to the following people pertaining to the topic you chose:

–          Your spouse/children

–          Your President/Prime Minister

–          Your military commander

  • * Remember * incorporate the MAIN POINTS you wrote in your timeline in your letter

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