History Chapter Abstracts for Teachers

This set of Lesson Plans consists of approximately 121 pages of tests, essay questions, lessons, and other teaching materials.
Buy the History Lesson Plans

Preface History and Chapter 1

• The atomic century begins 1900-1905, and various discoveries are made concerning the nature of matter. World War I begins in 1914, and ends after four years with ten million casualties.

• Gunther is introduced as a German soldier, visiting Rome in 1941. He is large for his age but immature, and preparing for a deployment to Africa, about which he is apprehensive.

• Gunther wanders the streets of Rome, feeling homesick, scared and excited about his upcoming deployment. He happens upon a tavern, while searching for a brothel.

• When Gunther enters Remo's tavern, he is treated with distrust, which makes him belligerent. He doesn't eat, gets drunk, and confronts a woman, who is terrified of him.

Chapter 2

• Ida Mancuso is introduced. She is a timid 37-year-old elementary school teacher. Ida was an only child, and her mother was part Jewish but changed her name to hide it.

• Ida's...

(read more Chapter Abstracts)

This section contains 4,617 words
(approx. 16 pages at 300 words per page)
Buy the History Lesson Plans
Copyrights
BookRags
History from BookRags. (c)2017 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.
Follow Us on Facebook