United States History Classes

Mr. Ferlazzo’s Classes at Burbank High School

World War II Begins

Posted by Larry Ferlazzo on January 20, 2009

ON YOUR OWN

Watch this movie about the causes of World War II and take the quizzes.

Watch this movie about World War II and take the quizzes.

Watch this movie about Adolf Hitler and take the quizzes.

Learn about what happened in the War in 1941
. Click on “Go” when you get to the page.  Be sure to click on the lower-left corner to see the words as they are spoken.

Learn about the war in Europe and Africa.  Clickon “Go” when you get to the page.

Learn about the war in the Pacific.

Watch this video of Adolf Hitler.

Look at these newly discovered color photos of Hitler.

Learn about Albert Einstein and take the quizzes.

Explore these sites about Pearl Harbor:

EL Civics has A Pearl Harbor Day Lesson

Holt, Rinehart & Winston have a Pearl Harbor Interactive.

Scholastic has another interactive on the Pearl Harbor attack.

National Geographic has its well-known Remembering Pearl Harbor site.

This is a very accessible Thinkquest site developed by students about Pearl Harbor.

Learn About Pearl Harbor comes from Pearson.

Beyond The Textbook from McGraw-Hill has some online clozes (fill-in-the-gap) activities related to Pearl Harbor.

The National Park Service has many good photos of the Arizona Memorial and ones that were taken on the day of the attack.

TIME Magazine has a photographic timeline of the event.

How Stuff Works has a series of online videos about Pearl Harbor and its aftermath.

You can find the transcript and audio, along with images, of President Roosevelt’s “Infamy” speech at the History Place.

Attack on Pearl Harbor is an interactive graphic from the Orange County Register.

Remembering Pearl Harbor is a short slideshow from the Sacramento Bee.

Learn about Albert Einstein and take the quizzes.

WITH A PARTNER

Read about the causes of World War II.

Complete this cloze and then this quiz.

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