REMEMBER YOUR HISTORY: Pearl Harbor Day


Headlines That Shocked a Nation.
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The sneak attack by the Empire of Japan

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"December 7th, 1941. A date which will live in infamy" American declares war on the Empire of Japan.

WATCH this video first.

Next watch this one:
Get a sense of real events as experienced in 1941: Original News video reporting: Newsreel the Attack on Pearl Harbor (9.36 minutes) (Source: Time video)
View the Naval dispatch from the Commander in Chief Pacific (CINCPAC) announcing the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, 7 December 1941.

Another Pearl Harbor Attack Video showing the Navada in distress.

Then show this interactive Pearl Harbor Attack Map lesson via National Geographic

Arizona Memorial

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Website Resources:

American Memory: Library of Congress Today in History December 7

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Veterans:

Lesson Plans referencing Pearl Harbor


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"The only thing we have to fear, is fear itself" President Roosevelt

Original film footage of battleships being attacked. Fox News by photographer: Clyde Daughtry

Photos:
http://www.history.navy.mil/photos/events/wwii-pac/pearlhbr/pearlhbr.htm HISTORY OF PEARL HARBOR

Remembering Pearl Harbor Day Activities


ACTIVITIES


Pearl Harbor Activities

http://www.lovetolearnplace.com/SpecialDays/PearlHarbor/Activities.html


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