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The Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo
Students engage in a lesson which relates to the power granted to the president and the Senate to make and approve treaties with foreign nations. They closely the examine the treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo, which ended the Mexican War.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 4 Views 16 Downloads
Jeffersonians in Office
If you're looking for a description of the major happenings of the presidencies of both Thomas Jefferson and James Madison, then this is the resource for you. Similar to a textbook reading, this worksheet offers a great deal of information and is followed by a few assessment questions to check for understanding.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 23 Views 31 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Henry Laurens in the Tower of London
Eighth graders examine primary sources regarding Henry Laurens and his time in the Tower of London. In this American Revolution lesson, 8th graders create illustrated journals based on their research of imprisonment of Henry Laurens.
8th Social Studies & History 3 Views 4 Downloads
Examining Washington's Farewell Address
Tenth graders analyze George Washington's Farewell Address. In this primary source analysis instructional activity, 10th graders read the document and respond to discussion questions about it. Students assess the practicality of Washington's advice.
10th Social Studies & History 9 Views 45 Downloads
Fort Clatsop: The Corps of Discovery's Winter at Fort Clatsop
Students investigate the Lewis and Clark expedition and how it helped to shape American expansion during its early history. Students reflect upon the period of history and its implications for America.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 3 Downloads
A Nation Conceived in Liberty
Twelfth graders complete readings from the packet to explore themes in American history from the seventeenth century until the Civil War. In this American history lesson, 12th graders read and discuss their assigned document sets and prepare a presentation to give a synopsis of the documents.
12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 13 Downloads
Think about the Bill of Rights and the Declaration of Independence with your budding historians. They analyze the importance of historical documents by examining several famous documents, and then they complete activities that check their understanding of the documents.
7th - 11th Social Studies & History 31 Views 317 Downloads
What Experiences Shaped the Founders' Thinking about Government?
Students study the ideas and experiences that shaped the founding fathers' perspective about government. In this the government lesson plan, students examine the Articles of Confederation as they relate to the power of government. Students then study the experiences that led to the American Revolution.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 35 Views 202 Downloads
Primary Source Adventures: Texas Annexation: United We Stand? Lesson Plan
Seventh graders study the national effect that the annexation of Texas had on the 1844 Presidential election using primary source documents which they access through web based sources. They examine slavery in Texas during the 1840's and complete a quiz worksheet.
7th Social Studies & History 5 Views 29 Downloads
Students examine American beliefs and principles reflected in U.S. Constitution, identify rights guaranteed by U.S. Constitution, and discuss how principles outline role of United States government in order to insure that just, free society is maintained.
8th - 10th Social Studies & History 14 Views 69 Downloads
High schoolers explore how historical documents have clarified and secured individual rights for citizens and outlined the role of government in the United States. Through discussion and text reading, they explain the American beliefs and principles reflected in the Constitution and discover the rights guaranteed by the Constitution are enforced.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 7 Views 75 Downloads