Animations Mapping Battles in History
provides animations of battles of the American Revolutionary War, the War of 1812, the US Civil War, and US campaigns in Europe and the Pacific during World War II. In each of the series of animations, students will see the movement of armies
displayed on a map
. Each animation is accompanied by captions
describing the strategies
of the armies as well as the results and consequences
of each battle.
You'll want to have a student test this on a Chromebook before planning on using it in class - just to make sure the animations will play. If not, you can always project them for the whole class to watch!
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