US History Lesson Plans in High School Social Studies

Find free High School Social Studies Lesson Plans on US History.
When the Rules Aren't Right: 7 Time Travel Tales of Activism by Leslie Tolf
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • 3-5, MS, HS
Standards aligned
When the Rules Aren’t Right is a graphic novel on activism for all ages. It is the story of Emma, your basic fed-up teen, tired of parents who only...
LGBTQ History Timeline Lesson
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS, PD
Common Core
In this lesson, students learn about important leaders and events throughout LGBTQ American history. They hear stories about Francis Bacon, a noted...
Organized Labor and the American Dream
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
Standards aligned
Main idea of this organized labor lesson: The story of power, justice, and opportunity is complicated. It is not one of constant or linear...
The Jazz Age: 1920 - 1929
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2016
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  • The Great Depression and the 1920's
  • High School
The fourth American Studies unit complete with lesson plans, terms worksheet, projects assignment, research paper, lecture notes. 16 pages.
Income Inequality and U.S. Tax Policy
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
Many social scientists have recently commented on the high levels of income inequality in the United States. Indeed, the last time income inequality...
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...
The Great Thanksgiving Listen 2018
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • HS, PD
Common Core
Storytelling and the gift of listening are critical skills for young people. This project offers the opportunity to realize a simple idea: young...
The Great Depression and New Deal Unit
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
California State Board of Education
The first half of this unit examines what caused the Great Depression and its impact on society. Through analyzing photographs, first-hand accounts,...
Americans and the Holocaust: Exploring the Online Exhibition
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
Common Core
By exploring the Americans and the Holocaust online exhibition , students will examine the motives, pressures, and fears that shaped American...
Americans and the Holocaust: Interpreting News of World Events, 1933–1938
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
By examining news coverage around three key events related to the early warning signs of the Holocaust, students will learn that information about...