World War I Illustrated Timeline for World War I Activity
World War I: Illustrated Timeline Activity engages students in the events of World War I.
- Students are given an event related to World War I.
- Students work individually or in groups to research the event.
- Students write a short paragraph about the event and provide an illustration related to the event.
- Hang the cards along a timeline in your classroom and see the events of World War I.

A great tool for putting events of the war in perspective. Timeline card came directions included as well.

*NOTE: Students will need access to informational text, books, or internet to conduct research on their topic.

This detailed guide includes:
 Complete teacher’s guide for a 90 minute lesson
 Student handouts including directions and blank timeline cards + directions for engaging timeline game with their own cards as the pieces.
20+ topics for inclusion in the timeline
 A complete list of materials and student sample

Use with other World War I activities and projects.

This purchase is for one teacher only. This resource is not to be shared with colleagues or used by an entire grade level, school, or district without purchasing the proper number of licenses. If you are interested in a site license, please contact me for a quote at This resource may not be uploaded to the internet in any form, including classroom/personal websites or network drives.
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Created: Mar 6, 2017

Updated: Feb 22, 2018


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