"And You Are There..."
Kathy DeFonzo, Louise Uchaczyk,and Richard Walter
Foran High School
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World War I Links
America Enters World War I
The Reporter: It is the responsibility of the reporter to cover the cultural impact of the war: specifically, its effect on poetry, art and music produced during wartime. The other members of the group may provide creative input, but the reporter will be held accountable for the actual two page newspaper article critiquing the works produced.
Stars and Stripes Newspaper (1918-1919)
The Politician: It is the responsibility of the politician to write two speeches to be presented to the American people .The first should argue for US involvement in the war effort, and the second should present the arguments for maintaining an isolationist point of view. The remainder of the group may offer suggestions, but it is the responsibility of the politician to provide two two minute speeches.
Why Did the US Enter WWI
Each member of your group will be given an individual grade and a group grade.
You will be graded individually on your personal contribution; article, letter/journal, speech, and political cartoon. You will also be given a group grade based on the overall thoroughness of your research.
World War 1 is an important part of the history of our country. All segments of the population became involved in a concentrated effort to secure world freedom. Upon conclusion of this webquest, you should have a better understanding of the impact of World War One on our nationās history.
Great War photographs:
This WebQuest was based on the template on The WebQuest Page by Bernie Dodge