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Religious Revival: The American Response to the Cold War
Students examine the impact of religion on the Cold War. In this Cold War lesson, students analyze speeches delivered by Lenin, Truman, and Graham regarding the role of religion in society. As a culminating activity, students are tested over the material.
11th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 19 Downloads
Teens will get a kick out of this presentation, which provides a glimpse of the consumerism and rising pop culture of 1950's America. They will especially appreciate the discussion of "Teen culture" including the music of Elvis, the writings of Salinger, and the rebellion against "whatever you've got.
8th - 11th Social Studies & History 36 Views 147 Downloads
Islam in the United States: Hate Crimes and Hope
Students state things learned about Muslims in America through a short lecture, an interview, and reading. Using the information learned, they formulate questions to learn more. Students define hate crimes, and how the events of 9/11 have affected attitudes of Americans.
10th - Higher Ed Social Studies & History 4 Views 19 Downloads
Preschool Alphabet Lesson: Letter G
In this letter awareness lesson, students hear the stories, Gorilla, be Good, Shiver Me Letters: A Pirate ABC, and The Three Billy Goats Gruff, then explore several 'G' related learning centers. Links to the books and suggested center activities are included.
Pre-K - K Visual & Performing Arts 5 Views 30 Downloads
Lost and Found
Students investigate why it's important to be honest and make good choices. In this character lesson, students dicuss what a child should do if they find money that does not belong to them. Students make a bulletin board of masks that show the feelings and emotions of the character.
1st - 6th Health 22 Views 65 Downloads
A Mason-Dixon Memory
Students access prior knowledge of vocabulary associated with racial prejudice. In this racial prejudice lesson plan, students read and then discuss questions about prejudice. Students create a memorial plaque showing how they want to be remembered.
5th - 12th Language Arts 4 Views 17 Downloads
Bridging the Centuries: Teaching the Nineteenth Century English Novel Today
Young scholars compare and contrast the elements used in the 19th century British novel and those novels in American society today. In groups, they brainstorm what it might have been like to be a teenager growing up in England during the 19th century and compare it with the information they gather from the novel itself.
12th - Higher Ed Language Arts 6 Views 38 Downloads
Baby Boom and the Culture of the 1950's
Students study the ripple effect of the baby boom generation on history and on their lives today. They discover how the rules and conformity of the 1950's set the stage for the rebellious, anti-establishment sixties. They study the textbook on the 1950-1960 and place important events on time-line.
10th - 12th Social Studies & History 18 Views 78 Downloads
Students write a description of a picture. In this descriptive writing lesson, students pick one of the Hirshfeld people pictures. They write about the image giving the person a name, describing their characteristics, family, life, and more.
6th - 7th Language Arts 3 Views 1 Download
Harriet Tubman: A Battle of a Different Kind
Students read the story of Harriet Tubman and complete related activities. In this Harriet Tubman lesson, students read the story of Harriet Tubman and then answer questions about the story. Students research people who sacrificed their lives for a cause and write a report about the person.
7th - 9th Language Arts 6 Views 14 Downloads
Storytellers: Pearl Jam, New Twist on an Old Song
Students examine the use of music as a medium for social protest. They watch the video, "VH1 Storytellers: Pearl Jam," describe the historical significance of words/phrases in three versions of one song, and answer discussion questions.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 2 Downloads
Stop the Bus: Confronting Our Assumptions About Muslims in America
Students explore Virginia Interfaith Center's A More Perfect Union "Misunderstanding" Ad Campaign, view two episodes of PBS America at a Crossroads series, examine historical context of colonialism and geo-political tensions in Middle East, and work in collaborative groups to create media campaign to promote understanding, tolerance, and communication.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 0 Downloads
Keep the art of letter writing alive in this age of Tweet and Twitter! The 10 activities detailed in this resource lead pupils through the process of crafting classic forms. A list of and links to famous letters is also included as part of this rich resource.
3rd - 5th Social Studies & History 27 Views 339 Downloads
Coming to America: U.S. Immigration
Analyze primary source documents relating the conditions under with prompted American immigration. Learners will analyze information in order to create a six-panel pamphlet. Much of the instructional activity is not available but the key objectives are.
10th - 11th Social Studies & History 6 Views 38 Downloads