Here’s a timeline that gives the overview of the major events in World War II (text modified from ducksters.com). This is a great review activity for upper grades learning world or American history. It’s got 9 comprehension questions at the end.
Click here for the free printable PDF:World War II Timeline worksheet
Thank you to all the servicemen/women and their families for preserving American freedom!
Here are the answers:
- Germany invaded Poland
- Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Japan
- United States (Navy)
- Answers include any 3 of the following: Poland, Denmark, Norway, Netherlands, Belgium, northern France (NOTE: this list is not comprehensive, but it what’s listed on the timeline)
- United States (Marines)
- Germany, Italy and Japan
- Allied Powers