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PATRIOT DAY - SEPTEMBER 11 - "SIRIUS, THE HERO DOG OF 9/11" - NON-FICTION
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • 3-5, MS
New York DOE
This 32 page children's book, with 25 child-friendly photos, is an ideal introduction to the facts and themes surrounding the September 11, 2001...
COLD WAR UNIT PART 1
Alyssa Young 1 
Updated: 
2019
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California State Board of Education
The purpose of this lesson is to build upon the student’s previous knowledge of U.S. foreign policy since World War II. The students will learn the...
Analyzing Photographs and Developing the Cartoon: Connecting Concepts and "The Things They Carried"
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
Standards aligned
This lesson is actually the next phase in scaffolding from my lesson on close reading and annotating the opening of Edgar Allan Poe's "Fall of the...
The Emoluments Clause and the President
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The emoluments clause is a provision in the U.S. Constitution to ensure that elected leaders do not gain a profit from their offices. Three groups...
Boston Plays: Constitution Day Activity
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • 3-5, MS
Standards aligned
The Boston Plays are short, imaginative reader's theater pieces about problems the American colonists had with the British government prior to the...
Civil Conversation: Immigration Enforcement Raids
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
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In this structured discussion method, under the guidance of a teacher/facilitator, students are encouraged to engage intellectually with challenging...
Farm Lesson: The Story of a Hay Bale
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • Elementary (Grades K-2)
Massachusetts DOE
42 slide presentation for classroom individual or choral reading. Worksheet for Quadrilateral shapes. I am a new author so I would appreciate...
Understanding 'Fake News'
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
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Today, there are vast amounts of information readily available online. It can be hard to decide between what is real and what is fake or a hoax. In...
What Should the U.S. Do About North Korea's Nuclear Weapons?
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The United States and North Korea are involved in escalating tensions related to North Korea’s nuclear weapons program. The U.S. opposes North Korea’...
Martin Luther King and the Philosophy of Nonviolence
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
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Martin Luther King, Jr. is remembered for his achievements in civil rights and for the methods he used to get there — namely, nonviolence. More than...