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The Movement Before the Movement: Civil Rights Activism in the 1940s
8th - 11th
Many educators focus on the civil rights movement as it occurred after Rosa Parks incited the bus boycott. Extend the understanding of the fight for civil rights in the United States with this post-WWII lesson. Learners examine and...
African Americans and the Populist Movement
11th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Why did the Populist Party fail to ally itself with African American farmers? To answer this essential question, class members investigate the Populist Era (188-1900) and read an article written by Tom Watson, a Populist leader.
George Pullman: His Impact on the Railroad Industry, Labor, and American Life in the 19th Century
9th - 12th
Students analyze the contributions of George Pullman. In this George Pullman lesson, students research Internet and print sources regarding Pullman's impact on the railroad industry, organized labor, and American life.
The End of World War II: Pearl Harbor, Japanese Internment Camps, and the Atomic Bomb
8th - 11th CCSS: Adaptable
The end of World War II saw major events that would forever change the global landscape and international relations. Using a fantastic PowerPoint presentation and several primary source documents, your learners will discuss the bombing...
Reforming the Industrial World: The Industrial Revolution leads to economic, social, and political reforms.
10th - 12th
The Industrial Revolution brought many changes to American and European economy and politics. Cover the causes and effects of social reforms after the rise of Industrialization. Topics include laissez-faire, economics, socialism,...