Free WWI webcast event from Ohio History Connection Distance Learning
The Ohio History Connection invites grades 7-12 classes to register for the final, free webcast of Picture This: World War I on the Front Lines and the American Home Front, April 3, at 1:30 p.m. The registration deadline is April 1.
In this program, students will discover the importance of visual media as a source of recording history by analyzing photographs, cartoons and posters from World War I. Students will learn how to examine and interpret images, then analyze several images to refine their skills. The images in this program are focused on visuals used during WWI to encourage Americans on the home front to support the war effort. Students also will see photographs that document the daily lives of soldiers.
Registration is required and is available on the Distance Learning website.