Turning the Tide in the Pacific, 1941-1943


  • Aug 1 2010 12:02 PM

    Kathyleen Bishop

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This lesson, one of a multi-part unit from EDSITEment, focuses on the overall strategies pursued by the Japanese and the Allies in the initial months of World War II in Asia and the Pacific. By examining military documents and consulting an interactive map of the Pacific theater, students compare what each side hoped to accomplish with what actually happened. Also, students have an opportunity to read personal accounts by those who fought in the Pacific War, giving them a glimpse of what conditions on the battlefront were actually like. Less

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    Topics and Grades

    Grade: 9 to 12

    Topics: World History, History-Social Science, United States History