Historical Thinking Lesson Plan Templates in High School Social Studies

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The Constitutional Convention: Balance of Powers
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  • Social Studies
  • High School
History is the chronicle of choices made by actors/agents/protagonists in specific contexts. This simulation places students in the midst of the...
Introduction to the Holocaust: Documentary Film and Classroom Materials
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
Standards aligned
Organized around a Museum-produced 38-minute documentary, The Path to Nazi Genocide , these materials and discussion questions provide students with...
Martin Luther King Scavenger Hunt: The Dream Marches On
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
Common Core
Learn about Martin Luther King by searching the internet, using prescreened sites and thought-provoking questions. Publish your work.
A Study Guide to the Four Freedoms
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  • Social Studies
  • High School
This 2005 booklet explores the George W. Bush administration's policies in the light of FDR's "Four Freedoms" and asks, "How are we measuring up?"...
Andrew Carnegie's New Year Greeting, 1914 (Worksheet)
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  • Social Studies
  • High School
Andrew Carnegie devoted the later part of his life to promoting world peace. He argued that just as men had realized the barbarity of dueling ("...
How Free is the Press in Russia? (Worksheet)
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  • Social Studies
  • High School
In 2011, Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs hosted a delegation of ten senior figures from the Russian media who were part of a...
How Democratic is Russia? (Worksheet)
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  • Social Studies
  • High School
President Vladimir Putin has won the presidential elections twice and is very popular in opinion polls. Does that make his administration democratic...
How Did Russia's Oligarchs Rise to Power? (Worksheet)
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  • Social Studies
  • High School
Oligarchs control a vast amount of wealth and influence in Russia today. How did these business titans rise to power and what is their relationship...
Discrimination in Iran (Worksheet)
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  • Social Studies
  • High School
Nobel Peace Prize winner Shirin Ebadi spoke at Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs on May 1, 2006 about her book Iran Awakening: A...
What are the Biggest Threats to China's Security? (Worksheet)
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  • Social Studies
  • High School
Columbia professor Andrew Nathan spoke at Carnegie Council in February 2013 about his new co-authored book, China's Search for Security. In the...