US History Lesson Plans in High School Social Studies

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7 Ideas for Teaching Women's History Month
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In commemoration of Women’s History Month, we present the following resource to help educators engage students in thinking broadly and critically...
Citizen Photojournalism | Global Oneness Project
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NGSS
In this lesson, students examine photos which document poverty throughout California's Central Valley and explore the power of photojournalism...
Immigration and Identity: Connecting Past and Present with the Bintel Brief
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Common Core
This lesson uses primary sources, letters from the Jewish Daily Forward's early 20th-century advice column called the Bintel Brief, to explore...
Moving Stories Educators Guide: Teach Migration
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
Common Core
This guide is written to be used with Re-Imagining Migration's Moving Stories Storytelling App. The provides an engaging classroom experience that...
Save the Children: American Attitudes Toward Refugees and the Wagner-Rogers Act
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
Common Core
What were American attitudes toward accepting child refugees who were fleeing Nazi terror in the 1930s? What role did the Wagner-Rogers Bill (1939)...
 MIGRATION & WHY IT HAPPENS  - 'Mirad a Boy from Bosnia'
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
Common Core
‘Mirad, a Boy from Bosnia’ is an engaging, cross-curricular program involving rigorous synoptic assessments. Presented in four media-rich lessons,...
Dolores Huerta: A Civil Rights Icon
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
Common Core
This lesson plan introduces students to the life and work of the labor leader and civil rights activist Dolores Huerta, who co-founded the United...
History Unfolded: US Newspapers and the Holocaust
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Educators, students, and other citizen historians across America are helping the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum discover how their local...
What Should Be Done about DACA?
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2017
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On September 5, 2017, President Trump ordered an end to the Deferred Action on Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. This program shields some young...
A Tapestry of Multicultural Diversity | Global Oneness Project
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
Common Core
In this lesson, students explore photographs of New Yorkers celebrating cultural festivities and examine the topics of diversity and multiculturalism...