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Ronald Reagan on the Challenger Tragedy
6th - 11th CCSS: Adaptable
How does society prevail in the face of challenge? After reading President Ronald Reagan's speech to the nation after the explosion of the Challenger space shuttle in 1986, your learners will then discuss the tone of the speech itself...
President Reagan 1981 Inaugural Address
21 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewA lesson on presidential inaugurations would not be complete without President Ronald Reagan's optimistic assessment of the democratic election system. Addressing the nation on the day of his first inaugural address, January 20, 1981,...
Utopia/Dystopia: The American Dream
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
America was founded by dreamers, and the American dream still resonates in our country today. Track the American dream from its Puritan beginnings to its optimistic descendants with a instructional activity that focuses on speeches by...
20th Centrury Capitalism and Regulation in the United States
14 mins 8th - 12th
The speaker in this lecture takes the viewer on a journey through the world of modern finance, from the era of Rockefeller and Vanderbilt to the 2008 financial crisis. Exploring the presence of the American government in the economy,...
The Cold War Warrior Defending: The Moral Beacon of the World
9th - 12th
Students identify President Reagan's domestic and foreign policy, describe America's attitude toward communism, list characteristics which endeared Reagan to the American people, and explain why some Americans spoke out against Reagan's...
Primary Source Worksheet: Excerpt from Reagan's Farewell Address
8th - 12th
Here's a instructional activity designed to help learners develop their skill reading primary source documents. The questions, based on an excerpt from Ronald Reagan's Farewell Address, encourages close reading and analysis.
A closer Look at the Key Players of the Late Cold War Period
9th - 12th
Learners interpret historical evidence presented in primary resources. For this Cold War lesson, students examine the relationship between Ronald Reagan and Mikhail Gorbachev. Learners also play a game in which they listen to excerpts of...