Historical Thinking Lesson Plan Templates in 11th Grade Social Studies

Find free High School Social Studies Lesson Plan Templates on Historical Thinking.
The 1619 Project: Exploring 'The Idea of America' by Nikole Hannah-Jones

The New York Times Magazine

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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
“The truth is that as much democracy as this nation has today, it has been born on the backs of black resistance...Black people have seen the worst...
The Cholas and Hoysalas of Dwarasamudra
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  • Social Studies
  • High School
According to Sagam Literature, the founder of the Cholas dynasty was Karikala Chola, the capital was Thanjavure. The famous temple during Cholas...
Hooverville (Evaluating Primary Sources)
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  • Social Studies
  • High School
Used as a bell ringer activity for lessons on the Great Depression. Students must study picture and comment on usefulness.
High School: How to Teach Your Students About Fake News
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Fake news is making news, and it's a problem. This lesson gives students media literacy skills they need to navigate the media, including how to spot...
Source Skills Classroom Signs
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  • Social Studies
  • High School
Source Skills Classroom Signs to refer to during lessons when analyzing sources
WARS & WHY THEY EXIST -  'KALASHNIKOV'S DREAM'
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • High School
Common Core
'Kalashnikov's Dream' is an engaging, cross-curricular program. Presented in four media-rich lessons as a ‘kit’, the completed program allows...
Propaganda- The Art of Moving the Crowd
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The following videos are a hook to a unit on Propaganda. The focus of this unit is to determine how propaganda is used to persuade a targeted group...
Lesson 4: Comparing Presidential Speeches After Attacks on American Soil- 9/11 and Pearl Harbor
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  • Social Studies
  • High School
This lesson has students read two speeches from standing presidents directly after attacks on American soil. There have been no other moments in...
What is Gerrymandering and Who Should Control the Redistricting Process?
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
In 2015, the Supreme Court decided in Arizona State Legislature v. Arizona Redistricting Commission that the voters of a state could use the...
The Great Thanksgiving Listen (2019)
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Common Core
The Great Thanksgiving Listen is a national education project that empowers high school students to create an oral history of the contemporary United...