WORLD WAR II: BATTLE OF LEYTE GULF

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ESSENTIAL QUESTION:

WAS THE BATTLE OF LEYTE GULF AN UNNECESSARY MILITARY CAMPAIGN?

Objective:  To have students analyze, evaluate, source and annotate complex text reading on the controversy surrounding the Battle of Leyte Gulf

Citations:

Thomas, Evan (2006) Sea of Thunder:  Four Commanders and The Last Great Naval Campaign 1941-1945.  New York:  Simon and Schuster (Pgs. 346, 348)

Marston, Daniel (Ed.).  The Pacific War - From Pearl Harbor to Hiroshima.  Oxford:  Osprey Publishing Ltd. (2007) (Pgs. 134-139)

Warm Up Video:  WW II Battle of Leyte Gulf  (3:42 mins)

https://www.youtu.be/_HZNlez34kc

William Frederick Halsey Papers:  Naval Historical Foundation

http://www.rs5.loc.gov/service/mss/eaadxm/mss/eadpdfmss/2011/ms01173.pdf

Halsey Controversy

https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_

 

 

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Lesson tags: 
Advanced Placement (AP)
State: 
New York

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