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World War I Warfare Techniques Goals: 1. To understand the methods of fighting in World War I. 2. To analyze the impact fighting methods had on the war.
Poison Gas (outlawed after WWI)
Rapid Firing Machine Guns
Submarine Warfare (led to convoys) German U-9 - destroyed three ships in 75 minutes, including the Cressy
Mines and underwater explosives Mines from Ottoman Empire
Air fighting and Spying (planes and zeppelins) Zeppelin bombing raid “Dog Fight” above the trenches in WWI
Tanks (broke the Western front) Introduced at battle of Somme, 1916, but could only go 3 mph. By 1918 able to cross trenches
Taxonomy and Diamond Poem 1. Choose a reading based on your interest. 2. Complete the taxonomy with descriptive words from the reading and from your head. 3. Use words from your taxonomy and from your head to create a diamond poem. Follow the format! Create a final copy on a blank sheet of paper with markers. 4. If you finish early, choose another reading and add to your taxonomy.