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- East Stroudsburg, PA
Carrie Chapman Catt Teacher Resources
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Prep those kids for the SATs or end of the year exams! Here are 20 slides, each a question or task regarding one of many American History topics. They will match terms to the event, conept, or person. Topics covered: Civil Rights, Industrialization, US Economics, Watergate, Teddy Roosevelt, Colonization, WWI, WWII, Cold War, American Imperialism, suffrage, and prohibition. Great for test prep!
Students participate in a simulation and compare and contrast the arguments for and against womens' right to vote. In this civil rights lesson, students simulate disenfranchisement of women by allowing only half of the class to vote on a topic. Students read background information on women's suffrage and view a biographical film on Catt and take notes. Students prepare cases and debate women's right to vote.
After reading Dear America: A Time for Courage by Kathryn Lasky, young readers discover some of the struggles women faced in the past. They discuss vocabulary, answer comprehension questions, and make inferences about the text. Printable vocabulary worksheets, links to resources for activities, and an idea for assessment are included.
The progressives had a lot of forward thinking social ideas that helped make America a more equitable place to live. Politics, civil and human rights, economic and tax ratifications, and the constitutional amendments that made their ideas stick are all covered. The presentation is complete, concise, and contains informational text, hyperlinks, and great photos.
Discover the women's suffrage movement. Learners post Civil War lesson, middle schoolers use primary sources to research how women fought for and were finally given the right to vote. They will interpret artwork, view a Primary Access documentary, then write speeches based on their learning to convince people to vote in elections.