Teaching WWII Through the Fallen

Tuesday 1:30 Room B-2

Presenter: Christina O’Connor, Hingham High School

This session explores World War II through the eyes of those who did not return. It presents resources from the American Battle Monuments Commission (ABMC ) and other archival primary source materials related to World War II.

The session presents multidisciplinary strategies to teach about World War II, explains how to personalize the story of World War II, and enables the use of technology to make World War II in Northern Europe and the Mediterranean virtually accessible to students.

Target Audience

  • Middle School
  • High School

Subject Area

  • U.S. History
  • World History
  • Multidisciplinary