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Considering Point of View and Purpose

Standard Basis:

CCSS ELA Literacy RI.8.9

Task:

Primary source texts include drawings and photographs. Analyze the three images that illustrate the sinking of the Lusitania. Compare and contrast the three images. Consider the point of view of the artist as well as the purpose of the drawings. In your answer, describe each image and the mood each evokes; identify the purpose and point of view for each image and explain why each artist depicted the event as they did.

Associated Story: Lusitania Sinking

Media Credits

Kelly Hansen

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