Why Did the League fail to achieve its aims during the 1930s? Learning objectives: 1. To know what the Abyssinia Crisis was 2. To analyse the similarities and differences between the Manchuria and Abyssinia Crisis’concluding which Crisis was more damaging for the League
Key Question: Why didDisarmament fail in the 1930s? O As a table you need to put the cards in order of what happened regarding Disarmament in order O Then you need to put these into your books in the form of a flow diagram showing the stages the discussion/incidents went though
Be a Historian; explain….1. Which incident/point in time was responsible for disarmament being a failure?2. Who was to blame for its failure? –(Britain, France, Germany, everyone?)3. Where should things have beendone differently in order to achievedisarmament/stop Hitler re-armingGermany?
Its Pie-Time again!!!O Re-draw your League of Nations Pie Chart in the marginO Briefly explain why you have drawn it the way you have
Key Question: How didMussolini’s invasion of Abyssinia damage the League?O Read pages 40-43 of the text book in order to complete the timeline into your exercise books making sure that you fill in all the missing gaps on the timeline.
How did Mussolini’s invasion affect the League?- What were the similarities and differences between Manchuria and Abyssinia? Create a Two sided table with similarities down one side and differences down the other- Which incident was worst for the reputation of the League Abyssinia or Manchuria? Give evidence to support/justify your answer
Team Challenge:O As a team you will have a selection of Historical cartoons to analyseO I have already analysed them and wrote down 6 things for each cartoon that I am hoping you will mention. Which ever team can mention the most of my points will win the team challenge and will win the prize.O You will have 15 minutes to complete your analysis of ALL the cartoons!
German Cartoonfrom 1919
British cartoon publishedin Punch Magazine in1919
A German Cartoonpublished in 1920
British Cartoon fromPunch Magazine 1919
The French and British only looked Super powers like after their own the USA were not interests in the League Failure of The sanctionsThe Decisionswere too slow the League werent good of Nations enough The league had The League to enforce the had no army unfair TOV
You need to create an overall assessment of the LONO You need a diagram that shows all of the success and failures of the LONO Your Homework task is to write an assessment of the performance of the LON throughout both the 1920s and 1930sO Remember: a good history answer has an intro, then gives both sides of the argument (balanced) and then a strong conclusion that gives your opinion as to whether it was a success or not and why.
Persuasive WritingO You need to write to reports on the performance of the League of Nations: one in a positive light and one in a negative lightO The facts are the facts so the way you get your point across is through your use of language, the selection of details, and explain each event