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World War Two Period

 I.  Look at these general resources:

     §         A Very Useful Site http://www.mtholyoke.edu/acad/intrel/feros-pg.htm

§         TIMELINES:  Associated Press:

http://wire.ap.org/APpackages/20thcentury/timeline.html

    --An assignment:  Go to the following site and find a section or document rom 1940 or 1941
        that sounds interesting.  Download it and prepare a brief handout (nothing fancy, one
        page is enough at most) that you can share with the other members of the class.

http://www.mtholyoke.edu/acad/intrel/interwar.htm

 Be Prepared to Answer these Questions:

 What was a “fireside chat?”

Who were the isolationists?

What were the major lines are argument used to support lend-lease?

What do you know about the four freedoms?

 Did FDR use any elevated language?  How did FDR use language to influence his audience without leaving them behind?