Refine Your Results

Content Curators

Grades

Subjects

Resource Types

Standards

Now... gain access to over 2 Million curated educational videos and 500,000 educator reviews to free & open educational resources

Get a 10 Day Free Trial

18 resources with the concept nineteenth century america

Videos (Over 2 Million Educational Videos Available)
Prepositional Phrases for Kids | English Grammar Video Video
11:22
Prepositional Phrases for Kids | English...
Ancient Egypt | What Everyday Life Was Actually Like Video
9:28
Ancient Egypt | What Everyday Life Was...
Who was Frederick Douglass? Video
3:07
Who was Frederick Douglass?
Other Resource Types (18)
Lesson Planet

American Industrialists: Robber Barons or Captains of Industry?

For Teachers 11th Standards
Philanthropists, revolutionaries, or money-hungry businessmen? An interesting instructional activity examines four of the men who impacted business and industry in the nineteenth century. With group discussion, writing prompts, and...
Lesson Planet

Stamp Stories of Westward Expansion

For Teachers 4th - 7th Standards
What a fantastic project idea for discussing not only the history of America's expansion into the West, but for reviewing any major unit of history in your class. Pupils build stamp collections to visually represent themes of the unit,...
Lesson Planet

The Pre-Civil War Era (1815–1850)

For Students 8th - 12th
In this online interactive U.S. history worksheet, students respond to 9 short answer and essay questions about 19th century America. Students may check some of their answers on the interactive worksheet.
Lesson Planet

American Expansion in the late 19th Century

For Students 10th - 12th
Document the teritorial expansion in America during the late 19th Century. With a map and a list of specific items, students label 21 differnt locations.
Lesson Planet

The Brief American Pageant: The Great West and the Agriculture Revolution

For Teachers 9th - 12th
What comes to mind when you think of the 1860's - other than the Civil War? Paired with The American Pageant textbook (or not), this series of images completes a lecture on the mid-19th century. Cattle trails, Indian wars, and explosions...
Lesson Planet

The Pre-Civil War Era (1815–1850)

For Students 8th - 12th
In this online interactive history quiz worksheet, students respond to 50 multiple choice questions about the United States from 1815-1850. Students may submit their answers to be scored.
Lesson Planet

Introduction to Reform Movements of the 1800s

For Teachers 11th
Eleventh graders consider the impact of reform movements of the 19th century. In this Progressive Reform lesson, 11th graders examine documents and images associated with women's suffrage, prohibition, and labor reform. Students respond...
Lesson Planet

Africa: The Middle Passage and 19th Century America

For Teachers 7th - 9th
Students participate in a series of activities to explore the lives of slaves in 19th century America. They examine the design of slave ships, the hardships endured, and the ways that owners depended on slaves for their economic survival.
Lesson Planet

Populism

For Students 8th - 12th
In this Populism worksheet, students read assigned textbook pages and then respond to 12 short answer questions about the reform movement.
Lesson Planet

Chinese Immigration 1860s-1880s

For Teachers 8th
Eighth graders consider the plight of Chinese immigrants to America. For this immigration lesson, 8th graders analyze political cartoons from the late 1800's that exemplify American public opinion regarding Chinese immigrants. The...
Lesson Planet

Civil War

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students consider what it was like for black regiments during the Civil War. In this American Civil War lesson, students view segments of "Glory," and "The Descendants of the 29th Regiment." Students discuss the conditions of black...
Lesson Planet

U.S. History I Final Exam Pretest

For Students 8th - 11th
In this American history final exam review worksheet, students respond to 65 fill in the blank questions from Reconstruction to contemporary times. Word banks are provided.
Lesson Planet

Industrialization: The Human Impact

For Students 8th - 11th
In this industrialization worksheet, students read assigned textbook pages and then complete a graphic organizer where they list how various groups of people were affected by the changes in the ways they worked and lived.
Lesson Planet

American Environmental Photographs 1891-1936

For Teachers 5th
Fifth graders examine environmental photographs. In this historical perspectives lesson, 5th graders analyze primary sources available from the Library of Congress featuring environmental photographs. 
Lesson Planet

Immigration & Urban Society: Late 19th Century (2)

For Students 9th - 12th
In this online interactive immigration and urban society worksheet, students answer 10 multiple choice questions regarding late 19th century America. Students may submit their answers to be scored.
Lesson Planet

Immigration & Urban Society: Late 19c (1)

For Students 9th - 12th
In this online interactive immigration and urban society worksheet, students answer 10 multiple choice questions regarding late 19th century America. Students may submit their answers to be scored.
Lesson Planet

Sharing Their Stories: Native American Literature and Culture in 19th Century America

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Young scholars investigate Native American culture reading and writing about early Native American authors. They listen to an expert to extend their understanding of the culture.
Lesson Planet

Territorial Expansion

For Teachers 11th
Eleventh graders brainstorm a list of characteristics of adolescence. They use selected websites and draw a parallel between the characteristics of adolescence and the characterisitcs of Romanticism, as seen in visual art and literature.