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World War I - Simulation
Events of 1916
Events of 1916:
Simulation link (for Mrs. G.)
Everyone needs to help decide where troops will go.
Use your map to tell Mrs. G. where to place your troops for each year of the simulation.
The EQ for 1916: "There seems no end in sight, how do we keep fighting and wear out the Central Powers?"
The Mission: Control the fighting at the fronts. Win battles. Gain territory.
Check any new top secret intelligence reports.
Read the world headlines and popular cultural trends. (Break this up among allies)
Connect with your allies and share intelligence.
WORK WITH your allies. Some nations can contribute more than others.
Double-check the headlines from the year to see who is having domestic issues that might affect their participation in the war.
Know where the key countries are in Europe by completing this map.
Make a troop plan based on your reconnaissance maps.
Send your plan to Mrs. G. She will play the scenario and send you back a video of the event.
Alliances and Countries in 1916:
Central Powers: Austria-Hungary, Germany, Ottoman Empire (Turkey), Bulgaria, Romania (Mrs. G)
Allied Powers: Russia, Serbia, Montenegro, Albania, Greece
- Logan, Delaney
Allied Powers: France, Belguim, Luxembourg, Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia, Egypt, Italy
- Luke, Elie, Selena
Allied Powers: Great Britain, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand, Japan, Portugal
- Annaleigh, Naomi
1916 News Headlines
from around the world
Top Secret Reports in 1916: Allied Powers
Dateline: January 26, 1916, London, England
Flyer found in Dublin: April 1916, Dublin, Ireland
Pamphlet: Easter 1916, Dublin, Ireland
Dateline: April 27, 1916, New York, NY
Dateline: April 28, 1916, New York, NY
Posted notice: May 9, 1916, Dublin, Ireland
Undated: Job Advertisement, Women needed
Dateline: June 1, 1916, London, England
Dateline: July 3, 1916, London, England
Dateline: July 12, 1916, London, England
Pamphlet: New Technology issued, Helmets
Undated: Feature article, Army Nurses
Dateline: November 31, 1916, Minneapolis, MN
Dateline: December 10, 1916, New York, NY