Resources and Lesson Plans
Montana and the Great War Scavenger Hunt. Challenge yourself and your students with this scavenger hunt for the Montana and the Great War Story Map. Educators: A password-protected answer key is available here. Teachers can request a password here.
Montana and the "Great War" Lesson Plan (Designed for 5-8, but adaptable to high school). After exploring the Story Maps to learn more about individuals' experiences during World War I, students will write a piece of historical fiction (a letter or journal entry) from the perspective of a Montanan--on the home front or serving in the armed forces--during the period.
Local Experiences of World War I Lesson Plan (High school). Students will conduct and share original research on ways the war impacted the people of their own county. The Montana Historical Society will include a link to their project on its Montana and the Great War website.