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When Should the U.S. Government Send Troops to Another Region of the World?
7th - 10th CCSS: Adaptable
A fortified discussion uses precise academic language and factual information to support a position on a controversial topic. After reading an annotated text that presents background information on the 9/11 attacks and on the Darfur...
Ukrainians Prepare for Conflict as Russian Troops Move Into Crimea
6 mins 8th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
In early March, 2014, Ukrainians braced for conflict as Russian troops moved into Crimea. After viewing a video interview with a Wall Street journalist at the location and reading a brief news article about the event, learners discuss...
Civil War Trust Animated Map: Chickamauga
22 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
One small miscommunication can be extremely costly on the battlefield. The Battle of Chickamauga is a historical example of how the best-laid strategy can be destroyed with a single mistake — in this case, Major General Rosecrans'...
Civil War Trust Animated Map: Shiloh
18 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Take a birds-eye view of the Civil War with an instructive video about the Battle of Shiloh. Paced over the four-day period in which Confederate troops were forced into retreat, the video presents both a strategic and tactical glimpse of...
Primary Source Worksheet: Excerpt from the Diary of Union Soldier Samuel Cormany
8th - 11th CCSS: Adaptable
Young historians read and analyze a soldier's direct account of his participation in the battle of Gettysburg, as well as consider the overall strategy and tactics taken by the Union and Confederate troops.
Civil War Trust Animated Map: Antietam
15 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
The Battle of Antietam was the bloodiest single day of the Civil War — and ended with an arguably inconclusive result. A detailed video takes viewers through the troop movements and military strategy of the Union and the Confederacy...