On December 8, 1941, the day after the Pearl Harbor attack, President Franklin D. Roosevelt addressed the US Congress. In one of the most famous speeches in US history, FDR urged Congress to declare war on Japan. This lesson plan focuses on the speech and its effect on American public opinion.
For each chapter in your text you will most definitely have plenty of key terms and dates that students must learn and memorize. Get your students working together in interactive groups to practice these words while playing a fun board game.