US History Lesson Plan Templates in High School Social Studies

Find free High School Social Studies Lesson Plan Templates on US History.
SECOND WAVE: WOMEN’S RIGHTS AND MUSIC IN THE 1960S
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Part of TeachRock's CNN Soundtracks collection , this lesson encourages students to investigate second-wave feminism and the fight for women’s...
Sally Ride, First American Woman in Space, Has Died
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • Pre-K, K-2, 3-5, MS, HS
After a 17 month battle with pancreatic cancer, trailblazer Sally Ride, known as the first American woman in space, has died. In 1978, she was one of...
Chelsea Clinton on “She Persisted”
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • Pre-K, K-2, 3-5, MS, HS
In an interview with NBC Learn, Chelsea Clinton talks about some of the inspirational American women featured in her children's book, "She Persisted."
Annie Smith Peck: Record-Breaking Mountaineer
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
Learn about Annie Smith Peck, one of the first women in America to become a college professor and who took up mountain climbing in her forties, in...
Susan La Flesche Picotte: First American Indian Physician
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
Learn about Susan La Flesche Picotte, the first American Indian physician and the first to found a private hospital on an American Indian reservation...
Sissieretta Jones: Trailblazing Black Opera Singer
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Sissieretta Jones was heralded as one of the greatest singers of her generation and a pioneer in the operatic tradition at a time when access to most...
Gertrude Ederle: First Woman to Swim the English Channel
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
Learn about record-breaking swimmer Gertrude Ederle who rocketed to international stardom in 1926 at the age of 20, as the first woman to swim across...
Sonora Webster Carver: Daredevil Equestrian & Advocate For the Blind
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Sonora Webster Carver became one of the most famous horse divers in the world, diving 40 feet on horseback into a tank of water. Webster was blinded...
Mary Church Terrell: Civil Rights Activist and Co-Founder of the NAACP
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
Learn about Mary Church Terrell, daughter of former slaves and one of the first African American women to earn both a Bachelor and a Master’s degree...
Martha Hughes Cannon: First Woman State Senator & Public Health Pioneer
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
Learn about Martha “Mattie” Hughes Cannon, an accomplished physician, suffragist, and the first woman state senator in the United States, elected in...