This image, said to be the most popular poster design of World War II, appeared as a billboard in
Grade Range: 9-12
Resource Type(s): Lessons & Activities, Lessons & Activities, Primary Sources
Date Posted: 6/10/2008
In this lesson, students will answer the question, "What makes a good magazine cover design?" Students will examine cover designs used by House and Garden, Children's Playmate, Life, Steel Horizons, and Ladies' Home Journal and compare the artistic and design philosophies behind them. This activity is part of the online exhibition entitled July 1942: United We Stand.