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Resources for USII.7 a-c

USII.7 a-c - Understanding the causes and effects of American involvement in World War II by

a) explaining the causes and events that led to American involvement in the war, including the attack on Pearl Harbor;

b) locating and describing the major events and turning points of the war in Europe and the Pacific; and

c) explaining and evaluating the impact of the war on the home front.

Battles of WWII

These resources were curated to help you to locate information on the: Battle of Britain, Battle of the Bulge, Battle of Dunkirk, Iwo Jima, Leyte Gulf, Midway, D-Day, Pearl Harbor, and Stalingrad. Click here to use this Symbaloo
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Allied Leaders

These resources will help you to research Allied Leaders: Franklin Roosevelt, Joseph Stalin, Winston Churchill, General(s) - Bernard Montgomery, Dwight Eisenhower, George Marshall, George Patton, Jonathan Wainwright, Douglas MacArthur, Omar Bradley. Click here to use this Symbaloo
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Axis Leaders

Hitler, Mussolini, Tojo, Himmler, General(s) - Rommel, Yamamoto. Click here to use this Symbaloo
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Images from WWII

Army badges and Insignias, Maps, Weapons, Dr. Seuss's Wartime Cartoons. Click here to use this Symbaloo
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Famous People/Person

Tuskegee Airmen, Audie Murphy, Anne Frank, Tokyo Rose, Raoul Wallenberg, Andrew Sisters, Mel Torme, Bing Crosby, Bob Hope, Benny Goodman, Glenn Miller, Norman Rockwell, Ansel Adams, Combat Cameramen/Photographers, Dr. Seuss, Albert Einstein, and J. Robert Oppenheimer. Click here to use this Symbaloo.

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Special Interest stories

Kamikazes, Plots on Hitler’s Life, Prisoner of War Camps, Japanese Relocation camps: Manzanar or Tule Lake Concentration Camps: Dachau or Buchenwald

Sullivan Brothers, The Manhattan Project, Los Alamos, New Mexico. Click here to use the resources in this Symbaloo.
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If you have any questions regarding your research or citations, please email Mrs. Deem at deema@clarke.k12.va.us