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Showing Grade 10, Unit 8, Causes and Consequences of World War II
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China Defensive 1942-1945

http://www.wpafb.af.mil/museum/history/wwii/cp18.htm

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: This is a text document on the war in China with hyperlinks explaining weapons, planes and prominent groups involved in battles in china like the Flying Tigers. Standards 10.8.3 and 11.7.3

Resource Type: Secondary Text.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 632

Denmark, 1940

http://www.pbs.org/weta/forcemorepowerful/denmark/

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: From the PBS series, "A Force More Powerful," this web site covers the non-violent protests of Danish citzens during their occupation by the Nazis during World War II. The site includes a map, a timeline, primary resources, and additional resources. Standard 10.8.1 and 10.8.3

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: Low.

Resource ID: 918

Enola Gay

http://www.nasm.edu/galleries/gal103/gal103_former.html

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: When the Smithsonian put the Enola Gay on display and it caused a controversey. This web site is part of the display and does a good job in answering many facts about the bombing, the crew and the B-29. It also has a good set of links. Standards 10.8.6 and 11.7.7

Comments: A first rate production.

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 1103

Eyewitness World War II

http://www.eyewitnesstohistory.com/w2frm.htm

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: Learn about World War II from those who were there. This page includes accounts of the attack on Pearl Harbor, the Nazi occupation of Poland, and the censorship requirements on soldiers writing home. Standard 10.8.6, 11.7.1, 11.7.3 and 11.7.7

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 1170

Hiroshima Archive

http://www.lclark.edu/~history/HIROSHIMA/

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: This Hiroshima Archive is intended to serve as a research and educational guide to those who want to gain and expand their knowledge of the atomic bombing. Standards 10.8.6 and 11.7.7

Comments: Excellent source for research-need storage space for sound and picts.

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: Low.

Resource ID: 1543

Holocaust: A Tragic Legacy

http://library.thinkquest.org/12663/

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: In this student-developed site, find an interactive timeline of events from 1933 to the end of World War II, a glossary, a summary of the historical events of the period, and interactive opportunites to discuss the Nuremburg Trials and issues related to the gold deposited in Swiss banks. Standards 10.8.5

Comments: This is an award winning ThinkQuest Project that can serve as a model for other student work. It is recommended by scholarly sites on the topic.

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 1624

Nazi Propaganda Archive

http://www.calvin.edu/academic/cas/gpa/ww2era.htm

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: Read speeches translated into English, see posters, pamphlets, and instructions for propagandists. You can even read an article from an SS newspaper attacking Superman. Standards 10.7.3, 10.8.5, 12.8.3 and 12.9.1 civics

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 2294

Nuremberg Doctor Trials

http://www.ushmm.org/research/doctors/index.html

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: In commemoration of the fiftieth anniversary of the Doctors Trial, the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum presents excerpts from the official trial record, with accompanying photographs. Included are Opening Statements, and (excerpts) from Indictment Testimony Standards 10.8.5 and 10.8.6

Comments: This page is within the U.S. Holocaust Museum but needs separate attention too.

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 2343

Remembering Nagasaki the Photos of Yosuke Yamahata

http://www.exploratorium.edu/nagasaki/mainn.html

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: Produced by the Exploratorium, this site has a set of photos by Yamahata of Nagasaki after the atomic bomb. It includes a recent survey of the Web public about the decision to drop the bomb. There is also a good set of links under the Commemorations section. Standards 10.8.6 and 11.7.7

Comments: This is a first rate production.

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: Low.

Resource ID: 2624

Stories from the 1940s

http://atschool.eduweb.co.uk/chatback/english/memories/

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: Bring the war experience alive for today's readers through personal stories about life during World War II from people all over Europe, on both sides of the war. Soldiers, nurses, school children, and others tell stories about everyday life from rationing to what it was like to live through a bombing raid. You may also e-mail the contributors with specific questions. You can also view ration recipes. Standard 10.8.6 and 11.7.5

Comments: You may find information by clicking on a map of Europe or by the subject of the story. Some stories are in French and German as well as English.

Resource Type: Primary Source Text.

Graphics content: Low.

Resource ID: 2857

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