18th Century Conflict Teacher Resources
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The Changing Experience of Colonial Childhood
Students research how childhood was depicted in art in the 17th through 19th centuries. In groups, they research pieces of art and write a paper explaining how the portrayal of students in art changed at the end of the 18th century.
9th - 12th Technology & Engineering 3 Views 1 Download
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 this a great classroom resource.
8th - 10th Social Studies & History 17 Views 50 Downloads
Invetories Slave owner or not?
Primary source analysis is a great way to bring history to life. Learners examine a series of personal inventories taken from Southern white males who died during the Civil War era. They analyze the documents to determine the social and economic status of those who did and those who did not own slaves.
7th Social Studies & History 3 Views 3 Downloads
Revolutionary Essex County-Local Communities Showing National Trends
Learners of all ages explore Revolutionary War protest activities. They view a variety of primary and secondary sources from the 1800s which represent differing opinions on political issues. They discuss the impact government had on the lives of the colonists based on their readings, and design a poster or write a letter using their knowledge of American historical events.
3rd - 8th Social Studies & History 3 Views 29 Downloads
Sarah Green Probate Record
The proof is in the probate record. Much can be learned about history by investigating old, primary source documents. Class members hone their detective skills by examing the 1759 probate record of Sarah Green. Who was this lady? Was she relatively wealthy?
5th - 8th Language Arts 3 Views 6 Downloads
What Portraits Reveal
Students examine how portraits can tell us more about people of the past than just what they looked like. They compare three portraits of U.S. Presidents, analyze portraits of Americans from the Revolutionary War, and write a report on family portraits.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 13 Downloads
What were the causes of the American Revolution?
Sixth graders investigate the causes of the American Revolution. In this causes of the American Revolution lesson plan, 6th graders make hypotheses, analyze data, and rank the top causes of the war. Students complete a timeline and write a paragraph on the most important cause.
6th Social Studies & History 29 Views 141 Downloads
Leadership of the Revolution
Fourth graders use primary sources to research information on Revolutionary War Leaders. In this Revolutionary War lesson, 4th graders work in groups find the content each leader influenced and explained details about home life. Students compare and contrast three leaders in a triple Venn.
4th Social Studies & History 3 Views 8 Downloads
Students gather a general understanding of terms related to international rules of warfare and human rights, then discuss hypothetical applications of those rules. They write letters expressing their opinion on the current application of these rules.
6th - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 15 Downloads
The Modernization of Seoul
High schoolers explore the history of Seoul, South Korea. In this Seoul lesson, students read and analyze handouts regarding the political and social history of the city of Seoul. High schoolers collaborate in small groups and present their findings to the rest of the class.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 8 Downloads
The Brief American Pageant: The Duel for North America
Making its way through 18th century America, this presentation details the British and French territories through colorful and clearly labeled maps. Additionally, the maps chart the changes in said territory during and after the French and Indian War.
8th - 11th Social Studies & History 10 Views 19 Downloads
The Candle and the Mirror
Eleventh graders examine author Louisa May Alcott as a pioneer, deeply dedicated to her family and to the ethical framework they represent. In this Social Studies lesson, 11th graders investigate some of the basic concepts of Transcendentalism.
11th Social Studies & History 3 Views 6 Downloads
The Enlightened Absolutists
Why did all those enlightened absolutists think they were so great? Learn about the Seven Years War and a few 'great' rulers such as Frederick and Catherine. Each ruler is described by their actions during and after the war. Military maps depicting the battle and regions of power are also included.
7th - 8th Social Studies & History 5 Views 10 Downloads
"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 what goals the Preamble sets out for the Constitution.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 9 Views 55 Downloads
The Many Different Sides of War
Students discover the effects of war on families as depicted in a drawing and sculpture. In this World history lesson, students read a story of a family dealing with the aftermath of war. Students construct a sculpture of a brave person they admire.
3rd - 5th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 0 Downloads
World War II Webquest
Tenth graders work with a partner to locate and follow the directions of a webquest of their choice. Using the internet, they research their topic in depth and write a paper on their findings. They are assessed by the criteria on the rubric included with the lesson.
10th Social Studies & History 3 Views 4 Downloads