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7 Ideas for Teaching Women's History Month
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • K-2, 3-5, MS, HS
In commemoration of Women’s History Month, we present the following resource to help educators engage students in thinking broadly and critically...
The Constitutional Convention: Balance of Powers
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
History is the chronicle of choices made by actors/agents/protagonists in specific contexts. This simulation places students in the midst of the...
AP Language Socratic Seminar: America, the Equal?
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
Standards aligned
Students will read and analyze Thomas Paine's passage from The Rights of Man (AP Language Free Response, 2011) on America and it's Discord. Then,...
World War II: Causes and Entry of the US
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
South Carolina DOE
This work is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike (CC BY-NC-SA) : 4.0 International License. To view a copy of...
Civil Rights in the 1960s: A Solid Foundation
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  • Civil Rights Movement
  • High School
The focus of this lesson is to understand different approaches to the Civil Rights Movement---notably the contrasting styles between Dr. Martin...
Introduction to the Holocaust: Documentary Film and Classroom Materials
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
Standards aligned
Organized around a Museum-produced 38-minute documentary, The Path to Nazi Genocide , these materials and discussion questions provide students with...
WOW in the Sky: The Total Solar Eclipse (AKA When the Moon Photobombs the Sun)
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • K-2, 3-5
On Wow in the World, NPR’s podcast for curious kids, we share stories about real things happening in the world of science, technology and innovation...
The Powers of the President
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
The executive branch was created by Article II of the U.S. Constitution and is headed by the President of the United States. The Constitution granted...
Learn to Use C-SPAN Classroom Deliberations to Teach Controversial Issues
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C-SPAN's Classroom Deliberations are in depth lesson plans built around current, controversial issues in public policy. They deal with issues like...
The Reading Sleuth
Lenny Bollingham
Updated: 
2017
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • Pre-K, K-2, 3-5
Actually 6 lessons in a total plan to teach or improve reading skills. For kids of all ages. Fro. Pre or Non verbal up. A 10 minute read. Also free...