Historical Thinking Lesson Plan Templates in High School Social Studies

Find free High School Social Studies Lesson Plan Templates on Historical Thinking.
Teaching About the Holocaust Using Survivor Testimony
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
One of the most powerful ways to teach about the Holocaust is to bring the voices of survivors to your students. Precisely because they portray...
How To Teach About The Holocaust
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
Teaching about the Holocaust to middle or high school students can be a daunting task. How should you approach it? Where should you start? 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...
Americans and the Holocaust: Exploring the Online Exhibition
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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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By examining news coverage around three key events related to the early warning signs of the Holocaust, students will learn that information about...
Immigration and Refugees: A Case Study on the Wagner-Rogers Bill
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Standards aligned
Through an examination of the Wagner-Rogers Bill of 1939, students consider how Americans debated the country’s role as a haven for refugees during...
Isolation or Intervention? A Case Study on the Lend-Lease Act
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Standards aligned
In this lesson, students will identify multiple economic, social, and geopolitical factors that influenced Americans’ attitudes about the United...
Esther in Her Own Words and Images: Artwork and Testimony as a Primary Source
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
Giving students the tools to recognize, analyze and draw conclusions from historical documents and artifactswith first person accounts and primary...
Through the Eye of the Needle:  Interactive Viewing Guide
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • MS, HS
These questions and activities use the artwork and story of Esther Nisenthal Krinitz as a springboard to learn more about the Holocaust and World War...