World War I: Quick and Easy Newspaper Activity for 1916 is an engaging activity focused on the World War I events of 1916. Students get the scoop on major events of the war including the re-election of Woodrow Wilson, the Battle of Verdun, and more. Students create op-eds, articles, political cartoons and more in this 90 minute newspaper project. Give student groups this newspaper alone or have each group complete a newspaper for different years of World War I.
World War I Newspaper projects by year are available individually or in a bundle:
- World War I: 1914
- World War I: 1915
- World War I: Bundle
- World War I: 1917-1918
Included in this teacher's guide:
- Informational Text, including some primary sources, for students on 7 topics related to World War I in 1916
- Teacher directions
- Ready-to-use activity directions for students
This activity is a valuable addition to your study of World War I. Use along with other activities, simulations, and projects.
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