World History Since 1900: Lesson Plans & Resources

  • Course type: Self-paced
  • Available Lessons: 260
  • Average Lesson Length: 8 min
  • New lessons are still being added
  • Watch a preview:

    T.E. Lawrence of Arabia Lesson Plan

Course Summary

If you need to plan a modern world history unit or curriculum, check out this collection of lesson planning resources. The course's lesson plans cover a variety of topics on world history since 1900, and they're designed to simplify your lesson planning experience.
Create an account
to start this course today
Try it risk-free for 30 days
Create an account
Try it risk-free for 30 days

10 chapters in World History Since 1900: Lesson Plans & Resources

Week {{::cp.getGoalWeekForTopic(0, 10)}}
Ch 1. World War I Lesson Plans {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[159705].percentComplete}}% complete
Course Progress Best Score
Lesson 1 - T.E. Lawrence of Arabia Lesson Plan
Lesson 2 - Causes of World War I: Factors That Led to War  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Thomas Edward Lawrence: Biography, Books & Quotes  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - World War I Lesson Plan
Lesson 5 - World War I: Causes, Characteristics & Effects  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - Trench Warfare During WWI: Definition, Facts & Conditions  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - End of WWI: the Treaty of Versailles & the League of Nations  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - The Armenian Genocide Lesson Plan
Lesson 9 - The 1915 Armenian Genocide: History & Causes  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - Ottoman Empire Classroom Activities
Lesson 11 - League of Nations Lesson Plan
Lesson 12 - The League of Nations: Definition, Members & Failure  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - Wilson's Fourteen Points Lesson Plan
Lesson 14 - Woodrow Wilson's Fourteen Points: Definition, Speech & Summary  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Lusitania Lesson Plan
Lesson 16 - Sinking of the Lusitania: Definition & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - The Zimmermann Telegram Lesson Plan
Lesson 18 - The Zimmermann Telegram: Definition & Summary  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - Balfour Declaration Lesson Plan
Lesson 20 - Balfour Declaration: Definition & Significance  Take Quiz
Lesson 21 - The Weimar Republic & the Great Depression  Take Quiz
Lesson 22 - World War I Weapons Lesson Plan
Lesson 23 - WWI New Weapons & Technology: Tanks, Machine Guns & Planes  Take Quiz
Lesson 24 - World War I Alliances Lesson Plan
Lesson 25 - Triple Alliance and Triple Entente in Europe on the Eve of World War I  Take Quiz
Lesson 26 - German Hyperinflation Lesson Plan
Lesson 27 - World War I Propaganda Lesson Plan
Lesson 28 - World War I Inventions Lesson Plan
Lesson 29 - World War I Inventions & Innovations  Take Quiz
Lesson 30 - World War I Battles Lesson Plan
Lesson 31 - End of World War I Lesson Plan
Lesson 32 - World War I Simulation Lesson Plan
Lesson 33 - World War I Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 34 - Effects of WWI Lesson Plan
Lesson 35 - WWI Poetry Lesson Plan
Lesson 36 - World War I Poetry: Themes, Analysis & Quotes  Take Quiz
Lesson 37 - U.S. Involvement in WWI Lesson Plan
Lesson 38 - Spanish Influenza Lesson Plan
Lesson 39 - The Spanish Influenza Pandemic: Facts & Origin  Take Quiz
Lesson 40 - Causes of World War I Lesson Plan
Lesson 41 - Treaty of Versailles Lesson Plan
Lesson 42 - Trench Warfare Lesson Plan
Lesson 43 - Trench Warfare Project Ideas
Lesson 44 - World War I Project Ideas for High School
Lesson 45 - World War I Unit Plan
Lesson 46 - Remembrance Day Activities for High School
Lesson 47 - Remembrance Day Activities for Kids
Lesson 48 - WWII Homefront Activities
Lesson 49 - Joyeux Noel Discussion Questions
Lesson 50 - All Quiet on the Western Front Discussion Questions
Lesson 51 - All Quiet on the Western Front Movie Discussion Questions
Lesson 52 - Fall of Giants Discussion Questions
Lesson 53 - Stolen Generations Discussion Questions
Lesson 54 - World War 1: The War in Europe Discussion Questions
Lesson 55 - WWI Discussion Questions
Lesson 56 - World War I Classroom Activities
Lesson 57 - World War I Timeline Activities
Lesson 58 - World War I Activities for High School
Lesson 59 - World War I Map Activities
Lesson 60 - WWI Activities for Middle School
Week {{::cp.getGoalWeekForTopic(2, 10)}}
Course Progress Best Score
Lesson 1 - Causes of World War II Lesson Plan
Lesson 2 - World War II Lesson Plan
Lesson 3 - Mein Kampf Lesson Plan
Lesson 4 - Mein Kampf: Definition, Summary & Quotes  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - Berlin Airlift Lesson Plan
Lesson 6 - Battle of Britain Lesson Plan
Lesson 7 - Nazi Propaganda Lesson Plan
Lesson 8 - Rise of Hitler Lesson Plan
Lesson 9 - Benito Mussolini Lesson Plan
Lesson 10 - Winston Churchill Lesson Plan
Lesson 11 - Spanish Civil War Lesson Plan
Lesson 12 - Stalingrad Lesson Plan
Lesson 13 - Gandhi Lesson Plan
Lesson 14 - Gandhi Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 15 - Gandhi Movie Discussion Questions
Lesson 16 - World War II Propaganda Lesson Plan
Lesson 17 - Italian Fascist Propaganda Lesson Plan
Lesson 18 - Italian Fascist Propaganda: Definition, Techniques & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - Nazi Germany Lesson Plan
Lesson 20 - World War II Simulation Lesson Plan
Lesson 21 - World War II Rationing Lesson Plan
Lesson 22 - World War II Homefront Lesson Plan
Lesson 23 - World War II Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 24 - Aftermath of WWII Lesson Plan
Lesson 25 - WWII in Europe Lesson Plan
Lesson 26 - WWII British Evacuations Lesson Plan
Lesson 27 - Women in WWII Lesson Plan
Lesson 28 - End of WWII in Europe Lesson Plan
Lesson 29 - Battle of the Bulge Lesson Plan
Lesson 30 - Europe, Asia, the Middle East & Africa Post-War Activities for High School
Lesson 31 - D-Day Lesson Plan
Lesson 32 - The Monuments Men Film and Book Discussion Questions
Lesson 33 - When Books Went to War Discussion Questions
Lesson 34 - WWII Project Ideas for High School
Lesson 35 - World War II Unit Plan
Lesson 36 - Operation Barbarossa Lesson Plan
Lesson 37 - Dunkirk Movie Discussion Questions
Lesson 38 - Elephant Company Book Discussion Questions
Lesson 39 - The Book Thief Movie Discussion Questions
Week {{::cp.getGoalWeekForTopic(7, 10)}}
Week {{::cp.getGoalWeekForTopic(8, 10)}}
Course Progress Best Score
Lesson 1 - South Africa in the Apartheid Era  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - Nelson Mandela Lesson Plan
Lesson 3 - Who Was Nelson Mandela? - Biography, Facts & Accomplishments  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - Rwanda Genocide Lesson Plan
Lesson 5 - The Rwandan Genocide: Facts & Timeline  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - Hotel Rwanda Lesson Plan
Lesson 7 - Hotel Rwanda: Summary, History & Quotes  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - South African History Lesson Plan
Lesson 9 - South Africa: History, Facts & Cultures  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - Tanzania Lesson Plan
Lesson 11 - Tanzania: Politics, Economy & Culture (1945-Present)  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - Binyavanga Wainaina's How to Write About Africa Lesson Plan
Lesson 13 - Binyavanga Wainaina's How to Write About Africa: Summary & Analysis  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - Apartheid Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 15 - Apartheid Lesson for Kids: Definition & History  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - Child Soldiers in Africa Lesson Plan
Lesson 17 - Child Soldiers in Africa: History & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - African Independence Lesson Plan
Lesson 19 - Life in Africa after Independence  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - Timbuktu Lesson Plan
Lesson 21 - Timbuktu: History, Location & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 22 - Sub-Saharan Africa Lesson Plan
Lesson 23 - Sub-Saharan Africa: History & Countries  Take Quiz
Lesson 24 - Sub-Saharan Africa: People & Culture  Take Quiz
Lesson 25 - Rwandan Genocide Lesson Plan
Lesson 26 - Darfur Genocide Lesson Plan
Lesson 27 - The Darfur Genocide in Sudan - History, Facts & Causes  Take Quiz
Lesson 28 - Suez Canal Lesson Plan
Lesson 29 - The Suez Canal: History, Location & Importance  Take Quiz
Lesson 30 - Education in Africa Essay Prompts
Lesson 31 - African History Essay Topics
Lesson 32 - South Africa Essay Topics
Lesson 33 - African History: Facts & Timeline  Take Quiz
Lesson 34 - Apartheid Lesson Plan
Lesson 35 - Blood Diamond Lesson Plan
Lesson 36 - Blood Diamond Discussion Questions
Lesson 37 - Discussion Questions about Apartheid
Lesson 38 - Purple Hibiscus Discussion Questions
Lesson 39 - King Leopold's Ghost Discussion Questions
Lesson 40 - Nelson Mandela Lesson Plan for Elementary
Week {{::cp.getGoalWeekForTopic(9, 10)}}
Course Progress Best Score
Lesson 1 - NATO Lesson Plan
Lesson 2 - What is NATO? - Definition & Country Members  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Iron Curtain Speech Lesson Plan
Lesson 4 - Winston Churchill's Iron Curtain Speech: Summary, Analysis & Significance  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - Iron Curtain Lesson Plan
Lesson 6 - Post-War Soviet Union & Eastern Europe: The Descent of the Iron Curtain  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - Warsaw Pact Lesson Plan
Lesson 8 - Soviet Union Propaganda During The Cold War  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - Canada & The Cold War Lesson Plan
Lesson 10 - Canada & The Cold War: Timeline & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - Cold War Spies Lesson Plan
Lesson 12 - Cold War Spies & Espionage  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - Sputnik Lesson Plan
Lesson 14 - Sputnik 1 Satellite: Definition, Facts & Launch  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Soviet Union Lesson Plan
Lesson 16 - Fall of the Soviet Union and End of the Cold War: Causes & Timeline  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - The Soviet Union Under Stalin: Five-Year Plans, Purges & Policies  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - Cold War Political Cartoons Lesson Plan
Lesson 19 - Cold War Political Cartoons: Explanation & Analysis  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - Cold War Nuclear Arms Race Lesson Plan
Lesson 21 - The Effects of the Nuclear Arms Race on Cold War Politics  Take Quiz
Lesson 22 - Russia Under Stalin Lesson Plan
Lesson 23 - Cambodian Genocide Lesson Plan
Lesson 24 - The Cambodian Genocide: Summary, Facts & Statistics  Take Quiz
Lesson 25 - Fall of the Soviet Union Lesson Plan
Lesson 26 - Taliban Lesson Plan
Lesson 27 - The Taliban: Definition and History  Take Quiz
Lesson 28 - Partition of India Lesson Plan
Lesson 29 - Muslim and Hindu Conflict in India and the Partition of India and Pakistan  Take Quiz
Lesson 30 - Vietnam War Protest Music Lesson Plan
Lesson 31 - End of the Cold War Lesson Plan
Lesson 32 - Cold War Project Ideas
Lesson 33 - Cold War Unit Plan
Lesson 34 - Cold War Activities for Middle School
Lesson 35 - Cold War Activities for High School
Lesson 36 - Cuban Missile Crisis Discussion Questions

Earning College Credit

Did you know… We have over 220 college courses that prepare you to earn credit by exam that is accepted by over 1,500 colleges and universities. You can test out of the first two years of college and save thousands off your degree. Anyone can earn credit-by-exam regardless of age or education level.

To learn more, visit our Earning Credit Page

Practice Tests in this course
Course Practice Test
World History Since 1900: Lesson Plans & Resources
Not Taken
More practice by chapter
Ch. 3
World War II Lesson Plans
Not Taken
Ch. 5
Pacific Theater of World War II Lesson Plans
Not Taken
Ch. 6
The Holocaust Lesson Plans & Resources
Not Taken
See practice tests for:
Support