6-8 History: The World War II Era


6-8 Core Curriculum – History: World War II

Make history come alive with this interactive virtual journey through the World War II era. Highlights include multisensory activities to engage your children and make history relevant to their own lives. Each chapter includes current and active links to multiple videos, hands-on activities, readings, worksheets, charts, interactive websites, full-color high resolution graphics, and more!

This unit study is part of our history core curriculum series for grades 6-8. The time needed to complete this unit study will vary for each child, but you should expect to spend approximately 40 hours.

Take a peek inside:
Life before the war
The crash of 1929
The Great Depression
The Dust Bowl
FDR and the New Deal
The rise of totalitarianism
The rise of the Nazis
The Third Reich
The Holocaust
The European theater
The Pacific theater
Major battles
War for civilians
Pearl Harbor
Japanese internment camps
General Douglas MacArthur
Hiroshima and Nagasaki
The atomic bomb
Nuremburg trials
Creation of the United Nations
and much more!

All activities in this unit study are presented in an easy to follow format with an active and updated web link. Click on the link and the best resources on the World Wide Web appear for your children. The links bring the world to your children by providing streaming videos, interactive web sites, educational games, audio files, and more. At Intellego Unit Studies, we believe in the varied learning styles and multiple intelligences of every child. That’s why all of our unit studies include reading and writing activities, videos, art, music, comparisons, drawing and painting, discussions, hands-on activities, art projects, full-color high resolution graphics, printable activity pages, and more!