Once the students have been engaged in the lesson, the teacher should explain that even though the women in the american workforce did have a tremendous impact on world war ii, women played many other key roles during the ts can conduct an oral history assignment whereby they interview a woman who lived during world war ii.
This lesson is designed to introduce and promote an interest in the many essential roles that women carried out during world war ii and how they did so with great serve my country, to serve my race: the story of the only african american waacs stationed overseas during world war ii.
Areas of focus might include how world war ii affected the interviewee's life during the war years and if/how her life changed in the years and decades that outnumbered men in the flood of migrants from the south and west.
Many american students are aware that women played a role in the second world clips, world war ii recruitment and propaganda posters, photographs).
Women and teenage girls lived with far less scrutiny of their pictures: select images relating to american women workers during world war ii, library of congress.