US History Lesson Plan Templates in High School Social Studies

Find free High School Social Studies Lesson Plan Templates on US History.
The Civil War and the Constitution
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
This podcast from 60 Second Civics discusses how the Civil War tested and transformed the American political system.
Lexington and Concord
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
In this podcast from 60-Seconds Civics we discuss the battles of Lexington and Concord.
The Civil War
Crash Course 
Updated: 
2016
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  • Social Studies
  • High School
A whole lot of the battles of the US Civil War in seven and a half minutes. We get a lot of requests for military history, so we offer a list of...
The Civil War 1/2
Crash Course 
Updated: 
2016
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  • Social Studies
  • High School
In part one of our two part look at the US Civil War, John looks into the causes of the war, and the motivations of the individuals who went to war.
The Civil War 2/2
Crash Course 
Updated: 
2016
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  • Social Studies
  • High School
How the Civil War played a large part in making the United States the country that it is today. John covers some of the key ways in which Abraham...
Reconstruction & 1876
Crash Course 
Updated: 
2016
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  • Social Studies
  • High School
After the divisive, destructive Civil War, Abraham Lincoln had a plan to reconcile the country and make it whole again. Then he got shot, Andrew...
Industrial Economy
Crash Course 
Updated: 
2016
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  • Social Studies
  • High School
After the Civil War, many of the changes in technology and ideas gave rise to new industrialism.
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...
The Battle of Anietam
Ken Burns 
Updated: 
2016
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
In this lesson, students will role play battle correspondents, and will work in groups to develop newspaper “front pages” which highlight the battle...
Civil War- Conflicting Newspaper Accounts
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In this lesson students write Civil War newspapers about the Battle of Antietam from the opposing perspectives of North and South. After writing...