American History: From Pre-Columbian to the New Millennium

Curated and Reviewed by Lesson Planet
This American History: From Pre-Columbian to the New Millennium website also includes:

Need an online resource to supplement the paper textbook in your classroom? An all-encompassing website covers historical events throughout the last half of the second millenium, leading right up to the third. From the pre-Columbian tribes in North America to the tenets of Ben Franklin, all the way up to the contentious election of George W. Bush in 2000, this resource covers a large swath of American history.

44 Views 39 Downloads
CCSS: Adaptable
Instructional Ideas
  • Assign each learner to research one section of the website and present their findings to the class during a final review
  • Create a worksheet in which scholars read a section and answer questions as they read
Classroom Considerations
  • Requires devices with Internet access
  • Chapters end at the year 2000
  • Easy to navigate through different subjects on the website
  • Includes interesting extra information that makes learning more meaningful
  • None