US History Lesson Plans in High School Social Studies

Find free High School Social Studies Lesson Plans on US History.
Best History Digital Notebook Templates for use in any course especially suited for distance self guided during social isolation
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
This is the Best Digital History Notebook Template that I have found. I would definitely use in any history or social science course. This digital...
slavery effects of the Civil War, Reconstruction and of the industrial revolution, including demographic shifts and the emergence in the late nineteenth century of the United States as a world power
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
slavery effects Examine the effects of the Civil War and Reconstruction and of the industrial revolution, including demographic shifts and the...
True Justice: Bryan Stevenson's Fight for Equality
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • HS, PD
The six high school classroom lessons and engagement guide developed in partnership with the Kunhardt Film Foundation teach about the Equal Justice...
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 DRAFT RIOTS - NEW YORK CITY AND NEW YORK STATE
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New York DOE
ESSENTIAL QUESTION: HOW SIGNIFICANT ARE THE CIVIL WAR DRAFT RIOTS TO NEW YORK HISTORY? Objectives: SWBAT analyze, evaluate, source and annotate...
Civil Rights, Andrew Johnson, and the Radical Republicans
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Help students explore the foundational political, legal, and constitutional issues related to the generations-long Civil Rights movement, beginning...
Charlottesville Monument Lesson- A Troubled Past
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
Common Core
The lesson includes 5 steps that students go through to reflect on what they have seen in the news since August 12th and how the debate around public...
Does It Matter Who Ended Slavery?
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In the past 30 years, scholars have pushed back against the idea that Abraham Lincoln, “The Great Emancipator,” was the primary force behind...
MASTERLESS MEN AND WOMEN:  POOR WHITES AND SLAVERY IN THE ANTEBELLUM SOUTH
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New York DOE
ESSENTIAL QUESTION: HOW DID SLAVERY IMPACT POOR WHITES DURING THE ANTEBELLUM AND POST-BELLUM PERIODS? Objectives: SWBAT analyze, evaluate, source and...
Reconstructing the South: A Role Play
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
This role play asks students to imagine themselves as freed people who wrestle with a number of issues about what they needed to ensure genuine “...