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China Resists Outside Influences
There is no doubt about it, world history is exciting! Use this slide show to tell the tale of Emperor Qianlong, the Opium Wars, The Boxer Rebellion, and nationalist reform provided by Empress Dowager. Images and easy-to-follow text make...
8th - 10th Social Studies & History
Nureyev: The Unconquerable Will
Learners consider the development of dance across cultures. In this dance genre lesson, students study the history of Russia and the Mongol Tatars. Learners research how classical ballet made its way to Russia and create collaborative...
9th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts
Shoe Making in Essex County before the Industrial Revolution
Students investigate the business of shoes in the 18th century. In this occupations lesson plan, 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. In 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
Students 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 debates of...
7th - 9th Social Studies & History
Sacred Places: California Missions from Different Perspectives
Students 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
George Washington Stood Here… On the Issue of Slavery
Young scholars research George Washington's stance on slavery. In this slavery instructional activity, students examine primary documents that reveal the relationship between Washington and his slaves at Mount Vernon.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History
The History of Sexuality: An Introduction, Volume 1 by Michel Foucault
In this online interactive psychology activity, learners 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