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The Campaign of 1840: William Henry Harrison and Tyler, Too
9th - 12th
High schoolers list some issues important during the campaign of 1840. They compare and contrast the careers of Martin Van Buren and William Henry Harrison before they became president and explain why the Whigs wanted to find a candidate...
Voting: It's Not a Spectator Sport!
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Why is it important to vote? Who is eligible to vote? Why is it that some eligible voters do not vote? Class members conduct interviews with adults and other school mates before researching the eligibility requirements for their state,...
The Election of 1860 & the Road to Disunion
14 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
From the passage of the Fugitive Slave Law and construction of a transcontinental railroad to the conflicts that arose as a result of the Kansas-Nebraska Act and the Dred Scott decision, this video will take your young historians through...