Student Weblinks
  Freedoms & Frustrations

                                                      ~Unit 5~

Globetrotter ~ Year 4



Fashions 1910-1919

Modern Gizmos
(giz MOE Z = gadgets and technology)

Great Migration Links

World Map for Day A4

Listen to the music and words of the popular World War I song "Over There"



  Facts about WW I
How the Great War Began
What's New in the Decade?
 Why the United States Joined the War|
Bibliography Guidelines
More Cartooning
Description of Adverbs

The Great War and the Shaping of the 20th Century

Propaganda Postcards of the Great War

Navies of World War 1
World War 1 Tanks
Poets- Langston Hughes

Aerospace Museum - World War I

WWI Art by Cohen

More WWII Art (click on each picture you wish to see)


Rules for Teachers
in 1915

1. You will not marry during the term of your contract.

2. You are not to keep company with men.

3. You must be home between the hours of 8 p.m. and 6 a.m. unless attending a school function.

4. You may not loiter downtown in ice cream stores.

5. You may not travel beyond city limits unless you have the permission of the chairman of the board.

6. You may not ride in a carriage or automobile with any man unless he is your father or brother.

7. You may not smoke cigarettes.

8. You may not dress in bright colors.

9. You may under no circumstances dye your hair.

10. You must wear at least two petticoats.

11. Your dresses must not be any shorter than two inches above the ankle.

12. To keep the school room neat and clean, you must:

  • sweep the floor at least once daily
  • scrub the floor at least once a week with hot, soapy water
  • clean the blackboards at least once a day
  • start the fire at 7 a.m. so the room will be warm by 8 a.m.