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Shoe Making in Essex County before the Industrial Revolution
Students investigate the business of shoes in the 18th century. In this occupations lesson, students investigate New England in the 18th and 19th century and the shoe business that many women found themselves working in. Students...
K - 5th Visual & Performing Arts
Referencing the Classical Past
Students explore the concept of myths conveyed through art. For this art history lesson, students examine "Three Goddesses" and discuss the state of the world at the time that Nollekens created the sculptures as they analyze the pieces.
6th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts
A Cold Reception: Anti-Immigrant Sentiment in the United States
Young scholars compare anti-immigration movements in United States history. In this immigration lesson, students participate in classroom activities that require them to analyze music, images, and videos that reveal the immigration...
7th - 9th Social Studies & History
Sacred Places: California Missions from Different Perspectives
Young scholars create a project poster displaying photos, drawings, and journal writings that incorporate the major themes of California's missions, and use perspective and point of view both visually and in writing.
3rd - 5th English Language Arts
"We, the People": New Voices in the Constitutional Debates
Students study the goals set out for the Constitution. They examine the resolutions arrived at to resolve three major conflicts which arose during the writing of the Constitution. They discuss or write down a one-sentence summary of...
9th - 12th Social Studies & History
George Washington and Slavery: The 1799 Census of Slaves
Students discover details about the slave community at Mt. Vernon. In this George Washington lesson, students examine Washington's 1799 Slave Census in order to determine what life was like for slaves of the first president. An analysis...
6th - 8th Social Studies & History
The History of Sexuality: An Introduction, Volume 1 by Michel Foucault
In this online interactive psychology worksheet, students respond to 24 multiple choice questions about Foucault's The History of Sexuality: An Introduction. Students submit their answers to be scored.
10th - Higher Ed Social Studies & History
How Did Slavery Impact Our Nation?
Fifth graders closely examine the effects of slavery on American society giving special emphasis to the issue of social injustice, the life of Harriet Tubman, the underground railroad and the achievements of Abraham Lincoln during this...
5th Social Studies & History
Why is there a Cod hanging in the Massachusetts Statehouse?
Learners discover the purpose of the sacred cod carving in New England. In this New England history lesson, students read the story A Cod's Tale, and analyze photographs of Cod including their uses and size. Learners utilize the...
4th - 5th Visual & Performing Arts
Moravian Migration: Before a visit to Bethabara
Second graders view a website to become familiar with Bethabara, a Moravian settlement. In this Moravian migration lesson, 2nd graders find similarities and differences to the community of the Moravians in the 18th century. Students...
2nd 21st Century Skills