Prep History Assignment Sheet, May 19

Dominion Preparatory Academy

Daily Assignment Sheet

Teacher:         Lecklider                                Date Assigned: May 19th

Class:              History                                    Date Due: May 24th


Tuesday:        Readthe article about Navajo Code Breakers that has been emailed to your parents. Give your parents a narration of what you remember. This information will serve as background information for Thursday’s code breaking lesson. Bring your history notebook to class for grading on Thursday.


Wednesday:   Review the Latin root words that have been emailed to your family. You will have a test in class on Thursday.        5th Graders should be able to tell the meanings of at least 35 Latin root words.     6th Graders should know the meanings of at least 40 Latin root words and be able to give an example for each root word.


Wednesday:   In class on Thursday (5/22) students reviewed for the test over World War II. Students may further prepare for this test by reviewing their worksheets about resistance movements, battles, and significant figures in World War II. 5th graders should be prepared to tell about the topic they presented in class for each of the above categories as well as one additional from each category. 6th graders should be prepared to tell about the topic they presented in class for each of the above categories as well as two additional from each category. There will also be questions about topics discussed in class or assigned as homework such as Iwo Jima, Mitsuo Fuchida, Jake DeShazer, Chiune Sugihara, Raoul Wallenberg.


Resistance Movements:

Dutch resistance movement                Kreisau Circle             Edelweiss Pirates

Polish resistance                                  French resistance         Danish Resistance

Maquis (French)                                  Italian resistance         The Home Army



Battle of Dunkirk                                Operation Barbarossa

Pearl Harbor                                        Battle of Midway

Operation Husky                                 Siege (also called Battle) of Stanlingrad

D-Day Invasion                                  Battle of the Bulge

Battle of Iwo Jima                              Siege (also called Battle) of Budapest


Significant People

Benito Mussolini                                 Winston Churchill

Franklin Roosevelt                              Emperor Hirohito

General Patton                                    Erwin Rommel

Dwight Eisenhower                            Corrie Ten Boom

Isoruku Yamamoto                             Erwin Rommel


Parent Signature


To Bring to Class: History book & notebook, homework assignments, and colored pencils.

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