EXPLAIN 3: ZIONISM & THE CREATION OF A JEWISH NATION

Expanding our Understanding: Task #4-"How was the Nation of Israel created?"

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"No two historians ever agree on what happened, and the damn thing is they both think they're telling the truth."   Harry S. Truman.

 

TASK #4: "How was the Nation of Israel Created?"

TO DO:

1. Click and read the Balfour Declaration.

2. Copy and paste the question: "What is the significance or importance of the Balfour Declaration to the creation of Israel?" onto your "Zionism" Word Document.

3. Type your response to the question.

4. Copy and paste the question: "How was the Nation of Israel created?" onto your "Zionism" Word Document.

5. Visit the following youtube links to watch the History Channel video and a BBC video about the Creation of Israel. The website below the youtube links will also provide you with information needed to answer the question "How was the State of Israel created? in your "Zionism" word document. You may copy and paste from the website, but information from the videos need to be put in your own words. (The youtube videos take time to load, so while the video is loading, look at the website.)

 

The Creation of Israel Part 1 of 10

The Birth of a Nation-BBC

and the website

History Guy-Israeli+Palestinian conflict

 

6. Copy and paste the urls used to find your information.

7. Be prepared to discuss your responses in Dialogue Center.