North American History Teacher Resources
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History Through the Spyglass: Developing Research Skills for Social Studies
Research everyday life of people living in British North America in the mid 1800s. Use this British North America history lesson plan to have students discuss resources to use for researching history. They will read about the Hensley...
History's Most Powerful Plants
6 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
At one point, scale trees accounted for nearly half of the biomass in North America and Europe. An installment of a longer video series introduces these strange plants and describes their features, adaptations, and eventual demise. It...
The Columbian Exchange: Crash Course History of Science #16
13 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewBack in 1492, when Columbus sailed the ocean blue, he discovered more than a new world! Part 16 in an ongoing History of Science series explores the Columbian Exchange and other major events in the Spanish colonial period. Viewers learn...
Tracing the Wild Roots of the Modern-Day, Domestic Apple
3rd - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Get to the core of the history of apples with an adapted article made for all readers. Discover how the apple made it to Europe before making it's way to North America, and the changes to the apple family tree that have happened over the...
Native American Culture and Traditions
6th - 8th
The history of the native tribes of North America is rich, powerful, and vital to understanding the history of our country. Take a look at these project ideas and lesson plans for teaching middle schoolers about Native American culture and traditions.