The Causes and Effects of the First World War
~What started out as a local European war soon became a global war that lasted from 1914-1918. World War I was the first war that involved nations (28 to be exact) from around the world, and is commonly called The Great War or The War to End All Wars.
Learning Target #1 ~Main Causes of World War I
~Nations entered the War.
Learning Target #2 Russia Leaves the War and the USA Enters the War
~Explain how the Bolshevik Revolution in Russia AFFECTED WWI.
~Explain how the entrance of the USA AFFECTED WWI
Learning Target #3 Decisions for Post War Europe
~What were the goals of the world leaders following WW1?
~What were the terms of the Treaty of Versailles?
~What were the key aspects of Woodrow Wilson's 14 point speech?
Learning Target #4 Short and Long Term Effects of WWI on Europe
~How did the war affect people in Europe?
~What borders moved as a result of the treaties after WWI?
~Which nations lost land after WWI?
~Which nations felt the greatest effect of WWI?
~How did the end of the War and the treaties affect nations' economies?