US History Handouts in High School Social Studies

Find free High School Social Studies Handouts on US History.
The Middle Passage
Social_Studies_Team
Updated: 
2019
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  • Social Studies
  • High School
This lesson is based on the middle passage. It includes a PowerPoint and handout with an independent learning task for students to produce a diary of...
Race in the 1920s
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
Race in the 1920s Lesson Plan: This lesson focuses on racial problems during the 1920s and problems faced by African Americans and Native Americans;...
Lynching Lesson
Adam Feinberg 
Updated: 
2017
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  • Social Studies
  • High School
This lesson is dark. It has students look at the reasons for lynching and how Blacks were treated after Reconstruction ended. The lesson plan is...
Civil War Document Packet
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  • Social Studies
  • High School
I made this packet as a Spring Break activity to speed up the curriculum. It goes through the causes of the Civil War, the war itself, and the...
Reconstruction, Civil War
jyoung121
Updated: 
2016
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  • Social Studies
  • High School
Students review the different plans of Reconstruction through various document sources. Additional support material provided through a PowerPoint...
American Civil War - ESL 3
AFTNJ 
Updated: 
2016
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Key vocabulary and key events surrounding the American Civil War
Close Reading Activity for the Gettysburg Address
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What So Proudly We Hail guest blogger Anne Continetti shares a lesson plan for The Gettysburg Address. It is included in our e-book series for...
African American History in the United States
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • 3-5, MS, HS
EDSITEment offers a comprehensive collection of free NEH-supported and EDSITEment-developed lessons for K-12 classrooms on African American history...
Civil War Battles
C-SPAN Classroom 
Updated: 
2017
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
During the years 1861-1865, the country was embroiled in a Civil war. Union forces battled Confederate forces to determine whether the country was...
Down by the Riverside
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In this activity, students explore and prepare for the lessons of the Operation Respect's Don't Laugh at Me cornerstone curriculum theme of Conflict...