There is also someone in the turret! (Acadia Publishing)
B-25 manufacturing lesson overview
Roosevelt: “this nation [gear] up to the ability to turn out at least 50,000 planes a year,”
Groups of students investigate
Place materials constructed on a wall and interconnect to show associations. Watch a section of the documentary World War II from Space.
B-25s under construction in Kansas City.
Sources and acknowledgements Mr. Mike Taylor is the author of four books for middle school students, "Leaders of World War II", "Generals ...", "Air Forces ...", and "Battles ...". They are in the Lafayette Public Library. B-25 manufacturing photos. Documentary video "World War II from Space".
Bloom's Taxonomy E: Reporting findings to group. An: Associating weapons with battles. Ap: Tie maps, photos, and timeline together. R: Names of leaders, names of battles, and dates.
Colorado academic standards Social Studies / History: "evaluate primary and secondary sources" Social Studies / Geography: "variables that influence the interaction of people" Math: "Use number line diagrams ... to represent points on the line" Math: "Solve problems involving percent of a number"