Ch 30: Between the World Wars High School World History Lesson Plans

About This Chapter

The Between the World Wars chapter of this course is designed to help you plan and teach about some of the major people, events and political movements that occurred during the period between World War I and World War II in your classroom. The video lessons, quizzes, and transcripts can easily be adapted to provide your lesson plans with engaging and dynamic educational content. Make planning your course easier by using our syllabus as a guide.

Weekly Syllabus

Below is a sample breakdown of the Between the World Wars chapter into a 5-day school week. Based on the pace of your course, you may need to adapt the lesson plan to fit your needs.

Day Topics Key Terms and Concepts Covered
Monday Communism The central tenets of communism as set forth by Karl Marx
Tuesday Vladimir Lenin Lenin's adoption of communism in the U.S.S.R.
Wednesday Stalin's Soviet Union Josef Stalin's rise to power, totalitarian rule, Five Year Plans, purges
Thursday The Great Depression America's economic catastrophe, unemployment, consumer credit, weak presidential leadership
Friday The Crash of 1929 The stock market speculation and crash

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
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