Lessons on The Second World War and the Americas (1933–1945)

Unlock the secrets of the past with our “The Second World War and the Americas (1933-1945)” lesson plans expertly crafted by qualified and experienced IB History teachers. Aligned with the IB HL option 2 topic, these resources have received rave reviews from students.

Our easy-to-download lesson plans make it easy for educators to bring the history of the Americas to life in their classroom. Flexible and adaptable, they can be tailored to suit the teaching style of the educator and the needs of their students.

Our lesson plans cover the Second World War and the period of 1933-1945 in the Americas, providing a comprehensive understanding of this important period in history. Students will learn about the role of women, the internment of Japanese Americans, the treatment of minority groups, and Roosevelt’s Good Neighbor policy. Our students have loved learning about this topic and we know yours will too!

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