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Showing Grade 10, Unit 6, Effects of World War I
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The Great War

http://news.bbc.co.uk/hi/english/special_report/1998/10/98/world_war_i/newsid_197000/197437.stm

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: This indepth special BBC web site commemorates the 80th anniversary of the end of the Great War. It contains audio interviews, maps, links, primary source letters, and essays on the impact of World War I on history. Standards 10.6.1, and 10.6.2

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 3022

Trenches on the Web

http://www.worldwar1.com/reflib.htm

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: This is an ever growing and well maintained virtual reference library on World War I with an incredible set of resources including maps, biographies, timelines and interpretations of events and policies related to World War I. Standards 10.5.1, 10.5.2, 10.5.3, 10.5.4, 10.6.1 and 11.4.5

Comments: The layout makes this site easy to use even though it is very large. The page is managed by Mike Iavarone and has won an incredible number of awards both for scholarship and technical quality.

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 3214

Trenches on the Web

http://www.worldwar1.com/reflib.htm

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: This is an ever growing and well maintained virtual reference library on World War I with an incredible set of resources including maps, biographies, timelines and interpretations of events and policies related to World War I. Standards 10.5.1, 10.5.2, 10.5.3, 10.5.4, 10.6.1 and 11.4.5

Comments: The layout makes this site easy to use even though it is very large. The page is managed by Mike Iavarone and has won an incredible number of awards both for scholarship and technical quality.

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: Low.

Resource ID: 3215

Versailles

http://www.chateauversailles.fr/en/

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: This official web site of the Versailles palace shows us what absolutism and excess is all about. The site contains 360 degree views of the Hall of Mirrors, the kings bedroom, and the courtyard. Students can read biographical and historical text with links to photographs. There is even a map of the site that allows you to click on various buildings for information and photographs. Standards 10.2.4, 10.6.1 and 10.6.3

Comments: Part of the site is still under construction. It may be accessed in English, French and Spanish.

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 3339

WW I Document Archive

http://www.lib.byu.edu/~rdh/wwi/index.html

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: This site links you to many WW I document, treaty and personal memoir sites. It is organized by year. Standards 10.6.1, 10.6.2, and 10.6.3

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 3558

Lost Poets of the Great War

http://www.emory.edu/ENGLISH/LostPoets/index.html

Rating: 2, High!

Description: This a hypertext document on the writings of protest in poetry of WWI. John McCrae, Wilfred Owen, Alan Seeger are a few included. This is good way to show the other side of the story. Standards 10.6.4 and 11.4.5

Resource Type: Primary Source Text.

Graphics content: Low.

Resource ID: 2021

President Woodrow Wilson's 14 Points (1918)

http://www.ourdocuments.gov/doc.php?doc=62

Rating: 2, High!

Description: In a January 8, 1918, address to Congress, President Woodrow Wilson proposed a 14-point program for world peace. These points were later taken as the basis for peace negotiations at the end of the war. Wilson directly addressed what he perceived as the causes for the world war by calling for the abolition of secret treaties, a reduction in armaments, an adjustment in colonial claims in the interests of both native peoples and colonists, and freedom of the seas. Wilson's 14 Points were designed to undermine the Central Powers' will to continue and to inspire the Allies to victory. Wilson's capstone point calling for a world organization that would provide some system of collective security later called the League of Nations. Standards 10.6.1, 11.4.4 and 11.4.6

Comments: This Our Documents site has a facsimile of the original document, a transcription of it, and background information to help the reader put the document in context.

Resource Type: Primary Source Text.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 2513

The Great War

http://www.pitt.edu/~pugachev/greatwar/ww1.html

Rating: 2, High!

Description: This is a listing of references on the Web dealing with just about every aspect of World War I. Standards 10.5.1, 10.5.2, and 10.5.4

Comments: Good source to find information.

Resource Type: Compilation of Links.

Graphics content: Low.

Resource ID: 3018

The Great War

http://www.pbs.org/greatwar/

Rating: 2, High!

Description: This site was set up for the PBS series on the Great War which first aired in the fall of 1996. The site includes maps, an interactive timeline, interviews with renown historians, and synopsis of the episodes. It is also searchable. Standard 10.5.1, 10.5.2, 10.5.3, 10.5.4 and 11.4.5

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 3021

Treaty of Versailles

http://www.yale.edu/lawweb/avalon/imt/menu.htm

Rating: 2, High!

Description: This copy of the Treaty of Versailles has been broken into user friendly sections for easy study and analysis. Standard 10.6.1

Resource Type: True.

Resource ID: 3211

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