Your teacher will put you into groups of three or four. This lesson plan is based on one that was developed by mr. Get this worksheet and 38 others when you buy the superpack. Decision making activity encouraging students to empathize with representatives at the paris peace conference. In the aftermath of world war 1, the treaty of versailles dictated the redistribution of the defeated european nations. Share my lesson members contribute content, share ideas, get educated on the topics that matter, online, 247. Treaty of versailles teach pupils about the five major peace treaties that ended world war i with this printable activity. Treaty of versailles along with separate treaties signed between the allies and other central powers changed the map of eastern europe with areas once. Reshaping europes boundaries the treaty of versailles. Can be used in conjunction with versailles linking activity. I have left out the italian prime minister because i wanted. The treaty ended the state of war between germany and the allied powers. I have left out the italian prime minister because i wanted an odd number so they can vote on the measures.
Dec 04, 2011 decision making activity encouraging students to empathize with representatives at the paris peace conference. Students discuss whether or not each of the terms was unduly. Students can simulate the treatys signing at the paris peace conference with an engaging classroom activity. The treaty of versailles 1 the treaty of versailles the kaiser has abdicated. Treaty of versailles simple english wikipedia, the free. In all, 32 nations were represented at versailles, but the peace talks were dominated by the us, france, britain and to a lesser extent italy. The park is open free of charge every day from 8 am to 6 pm during the low season november to march. Young scholars examine and evaluate the treaty of versailles. It contains a range of engaging activities to help students understand what happened at the end of the first world war including topics such as, armistice, the cease fire and the end of the war, impact of the war on the allies, the terms of the treaty of versailles and reaction to it in both britain and germany.
The treaty of versailles was only one of a number of treaties negotiated at the end of. All you have to do is print off the primary source from the following website for classroom use or direct students to the website to answer the worksheet questions. The prewar map is labelled, but students must use a textbook or internet resource to label the new map of europe after the treaty of versailles. Lesson plans intro to world war 1 and treaty of versailles. It is the perfect place for a walk, renting a boat on the grand canal, going for a bike ride, etc. You will be presenting your possible solution and will need to defend your decision in order to convince the delegation to adopt your proposal. This product is also included in a bundle that has all of my bestselling first semester. Read the maps and the summary to answer questions on the next page. Treaty of versailles and 14 points venn diagram this excellent worksheet has students analyzing woodrow wilsons 14 points with the final resolutions of the treaty of versailles. The treaty of versailles after wwi, the league of nations made germany sign the treaty of versailles. Significant land was seized from germany and austriahungary and given to the neighboring nations.
Video treaty of versailles 20 min independent activity students read the articles and sources on the treaty of versailles 1919, taking notes as appropriate. An information and activity sheet comparing the treaty of versailles with wilsons 14 points, looking at the effects of the treaty and evaluating a related picture source. You can sort the table by clicking one of the heading columns. Twelfth graders examine hitlers rise to power leading up to world war ii. Was the treaty of versailles, which formally concluded world war i, a legitimate attempt by the victorious powers to prevent further conflict, or did it place an unfair burden on germany. Treaty of versailles role play lesson plan template and teaching resources. How did the treaty of versailles change the world map.
Treaty of versailles penalty shootout game school history. The ceremonial signing of the treaty took place in the hall of mirrors at the palace of versailles on the outskirts of paris, at three oclock on the summer afternoon of 28 june 1919. Some people think that the treaty made germany suffer too much. It also covers the terms of the treaty and what effects the treaty had. Check out our resources for adapting to these times. Distribute the roles of the big three leaders amongst your group. The peace treaties of 19191923 versailles, st germain, trianon, sevres and lausanne the roles of individuals such as woodrow wilson, clemenceau and lloyd george in the peacemaking process the immediate reactions to, and opinions about, the treaties, especially in germany, britain, france and the usa. It was signed on 28 june 1919 in versailles, exactly five years after the assassination of archduke franz ferdinand, which had directly led to the war.
The simulation is designed for middle school students, but it can be used for all levels. The treaty of versailles was an important step in the status of the british dominions under international law. The treaty of versailles knowledge organiser teacher made twinkl. The treaty of versailles simulation cyberlearning world. You should have studied hopes for the peace, aims of the big three, terms of the treaty and reaction of the germans and be approaching the topic verdicts on the treaty. In 1919, lloyd george of england, orlando of italy, clemenceau of france and woodrow wilson from the us met to discuss how germany was to be made to pay for the damage world war one had caused. Students enjoy doing my treaty of versailles primary source activity and it also helps them think outside the box. This simulation has been designed to illustrate the diplomatic processes that were at work during the versailles conference in 1919. Treaty of versailles quiz 17 questions by rogers2009 last updated. Many people thought especially germans that the german people were forced to suffer because of what was in the peace. They read and discuss primary source documents, explore various websites, develop a list of postwar goals for france, germany, and the u. Australia, canada, new zealand and south africa had each made significant contributions to the british war effort, but as separate countries, rather than as british colonies. Use the map at the bottom of the table to help with your decisions.
World war i map analysis worksheet by students of history tpt. This map shows the nine resulting nations after the treaty of versailles ended world war germany was forced to pay for tremendous damage and. How many historians feel about the treaty of versailles when the treaty was written. Ap advanced students should concentrate on the treaty itself. Treaty of versailles conditions linkedin slideshare.
The treaty of versailles by sharon fabian 1 when president woodrow wilson and the other world leaders met in france at the paris peace conference, they had many important decisions to make. During this lesson, students are broken up into 4 teams to represent the different countries involved. It was the treaty which set up the league of nations. The names of the big three leaders at the versailles conference.
Timeline 1914 1921 historical map timeline 1914 1921 lusitania, 19071914, new york city. Have the students read some of these articles and sources for homework. Germany, austria and hungary did not participate in writing it. Find treaty of versailles map lesson plans and teaching resources. Versailles was the centrepiece treaty, but there were four other treaties that dealt with eastern and southeastern europe and ottoman turkey saintgermainenlaye, trianon, neuilly and sevres. Site map share my lesson is a destination for educators who dedicate their time and professional expertise to provide the best education for students everywhere.
The four main terms of the treaty of versailles brat. This was part of the severe punishment inflicted upon germany. This great resource is designed for foundation and middle ability students. Treaty and protocol signed at versailles june 28, 1919. World war i map activity 1914 and 1918 europe maps with. In addition, pupils will research five other important peace treaties.
This world war i worksheet allows students to use a primary source document to learn about the signing the treaty of versailles in 1919. Additional treaty of versailles resources extra teaching materials by resource type and age level. Treaty of versailles simulation overview the students will engage in a simulation in which they each take the part of a major participant in the treaty of versailles. For more details, you can read the lesson called, treaty of versailles lesson for kids. The treaty of versailles this activity accompanies slide 15 of the treaty of versailles part 1. Austria hungary was split, and lost over half of its land mass. Write the speech you would make to the german people to get yourself elected to power.
Have students find a different political cartoon related to. Treaty of versailles examination activity place students in groups of 34. Germany didnt have any choice whether to sign it or not. Wwi lesson 7, activity 2 the treaty of versailles proposal. In every case, central power nations lost territory, and allied nations gained territory, although some colonies were transferred to international control, and a number of european. The aims of clemenceau 4, wilson 7 and lloyd george 5 at the conference. Lecture ppt treaty of versailles 20 min video treaty of versailles 20 min independent activity students read the articles and sources on the treaty of versailles 1919, taking notes as appropriate.
The main one was the treaty with germany called the treaty of versailles. As part of modern world gcse study of the treaty of versailles. The treaty forced on germany after its surrender in 1918 imposed severe restrictions that fundamentally reshaped german culture and society. Treaty of versailles printable worksheet 7th10th grade. Treaty of versailles role play activity amped up learning. This bundle contains 11 readytouse treaty of versailles worksheets that are perfect for students who want to learn more about treaty of versailles which was a peace treaty signifying the end of the first world war between the triple alliance and triple entente. Germany had the choice between signing it or facing the occupation of germany by allied troops. Checks and balances and the treaty of versailles lesson. The treaty of versailles radically reorganized the map of europe, to the detriment of the german empire, and restructured many of germanys former overseas colonies. The peace treaties, 19191920in this module you will learn. The treaty of versailles and its sister treaties, the treaty of saint germainenlaye and the treaty of trianon. Ppt the treaty of versailles powerpoint presentation. Ask students the essential question was the treaty of versailles fair. Both have their terms shortened and simplified so that students can more easily understand their meaning.
Please wash your hands and practise social distancing. Have students find a different political cartoon related to the treaty of versailles or the league. Students will predict outcomes of the treaty of versailles. Also, the treaty of versailles set down the principles of. This lesson helps students respond to the question in an informed manner. Treaty of versailles student booklet linkedin slideshare. The military hostilities of world war one ended at 11am on 11th november 1918 but a final diplomatic end of the war was not reached until the signing of the treaty of versailles. As an individual assessment of this activity you will be tasked to write a persuasive essay. School history is a growing library of premium quality history worksheets, teaching resources and online history courses for use in the classroom. Weekly reading books create weekly reading books prepare for an entire week at once. In this global history instructional activity, 10th graders analyze various maps of this time. It was the treaty with germany, and was decided by the big three. Which of the following was george clemenceaus nickname at versailles. What were the political, social and economic effects of the treaty of versailles on.
Iif you like this resource, check out my booklet on the end of the fww as it contains similar activities and tasks for ks3 students. It contains over 100 pages of fullcolor and black and white activities. Pick your own free resource every week with our newsletter. Germany had the choice between signing it or facing the occupation of germany by. Either mix groups of averageabove average with struggling learners or place students in similar groups and give each group a component to read based on the groups readiness. The game will be rigged so that if the students follow the instructions it will end up like the real treaty. Checks and balances and the treaty of versailles lesson and. I have also created a range of card sorts and graphic oprganisers on this topic. Treaty of versailles page 44 information sheet wilsons fourteen point plan page 45 information sheet page 46 information sheet terms of the treaty page 47 information sheet the other defeated nations page 48 activity sheet what did the treaty mean for germany and europe page 49 curriculum levelled activities.
World war two causes the mountain school at winhall. Rightclick on these links and select save target as. Using the role sheet fill out the left column of the table below. Fifty lessons from the treaty of versailles, 100 years after the war to. Section 8 treaty of versailles page 44 information sheet wilsons fourteen point plan page 45 information sheet page 46 information sheet terms of the treaty. Rightclick on these links and select save target assave target as. Using political cartoons students will become familiar with the core issues and concerns of the treaty process, including president woodrow wilsons support of said treaty and us congressional mostly republican opposition.
Activities involve primary sources, maps, and other supporting documents related to the peace process and its reception by the german. The treaty of versailles was not the only treaty of 191920. More than a thousand people were crowded into the vast room, with a long velvetcovered table at one end where the 72 delegates were seated. Using your outside knowledge supported by evidence from the documents, answer the following dbq question in an essay. See more ideas about treaty of versailles, world history and history class. Treaty of versailles information and activity sheet. Welcome to the palace of versailles interactive map. Activities involve primary sources, maps, and other supporting documents related to the peace process and its reception by the german public. Distribute worksheet and display slide terms of the treaty of versailles. For deeper analysis, check out a lesson on each countrys perspective on the treaty of versailles, or a comparison of the treaty to woodrow wilsons fourteen points from 1918. This lesson plan covers the motivations of the united states, britain, and france as they negotiated the treaty of versailles. The resources below can be used as supplemental teaching materials in addition to the comprehensive modules above. In some of this, the treaty of versailles succeeded, if only briefly, until.983 741 1073 94 906 1276 928 278 1435 336 1062 1310 803 747 1024 442 1084 994 1256 1571 958 739 53 973 1565 106 486 1123 908 1018 891 1072 1394 1582 876 1111 1179 771 33 1316 1119 979 216 464 292 1499 28