U.S. Immigration Policy Open or Restrictive
Ninth graders interpret historical evidence presented in primary and secondary resources. For this U.S immigration lesson, 9th graders examine details regarding the Chinese Exclusion Act, the Gentleman's Agreement of 1907, the...
9th Social Studies & History
Abraham Lincoln: The Face of War
Young scholars compare life masks and photos of Abraham Lincoln that were made before and at the end of the Civil War. In this "Faces of War" lesson, students analyze images of Lincoln in a historical context and create a timeline of event.
4th - 10th Social Studies & History
Grade 8: Intermediate-Level Test: Social Studies, Booklet 1 Objective and Constructed Response, 2009
In this 8th grade social studies standardized test practice activity, students respond to 45 multiple choice and 12 short answer questions that require them to review their knowledge of history and government in the United States.
8th Social Studies & History
Regions of the United States: A Geographic Perspective
Students use a geographic perspective to investigate different regions of the United States. After a classroom discussion, students draw a map of the regions and describet he climate, natural resources, business and industry, and...
6th - 8th Social Studies & History