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World History
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United States History

Founding of a Nation
The Constitution
Early Republic
Westward Expansion
North and South
Women's Rights Movement
Abolition Movement
Civil War
Reconstruction
Industrial Revolution

Class Readings

Four Worlds of History

Textbook Reading Strategies

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State Report

State Scavenger Hunt

My Family History

Founding of a Nation

Establishing a Colony

The New England Colonies

The Mayflower Compact

The Magna Carta

The Jamestown Online Adventure

Early America History Detective

Early America PowerPoint Notes

Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God

The Beginning of Slavery in America - Textbook questions

Roots of Representative Government

Roots of Representative Government PowerPoint Notes

Thirteen Colonies Maps

Thirteen Original Colonies

American Revolution from Brain Pop

Liberty! The Road to Revolution Game

John Adams – Lesson Plans and Activities based on the HBO miniseries on the life of John Adams, his extraordinary relationship with his wife Abigail, and the first 50 years of the United States.

Tighter British Control

Americans Declare Their Independence PowerPoint Notes

Declaration of Independence Vocabulary Assignment

Declaration of Independence Flash Cards

Declaration of Independence Fill in

Declaration of Independence Vocabulary PowerPoint Notes

The Declaration of Independence

War for Independence History Detective

American Revolution CyberHunt

Revolutionary War Scavenger Hunt

American Independence Flash Card Activity

American Revolution Review Games

The Constitution

Why do we have rules and laws?

Confederation Era PowerPoint Notes

The Confederation Era

The Virginia Statute for Religious Freedom: The Road to the First Amendment

The Articles of Confederation

Articles of Confederations Questions

The Constitutional Convention

Constitution Created Vocabulary

Confederation to Constitution Speller

Confederation to Constitution Learn

Confederation to Constitution Scatter

Confederation to Constitution Space Race

Confederation to Constitution Practice Test

Constitutional Convention PowerPoint Notes

Constitutional Convention Notes

The Virginia Plan and the New Jersey Plan

The Preamble to the Constitution

Preamble Vocabulary PowerPoint

Preamble Vocabulary PDF

Comparing the Articles and the Constitution

Ratifying the Constitution Notes

The Ratification Debate

Ratifying the Constitution

The Federalist Papers

Model Lesson 1 - Slavery and the Constitution

Constitution Handbook

The United States Government

Constitution PowerPoint Notes

The Constitution from SparkNotes.com

Branches of Government

Excerpt from Thomas Jefferson's letter to James Madison

Bill of Rights PowerPoint Notes

Bill of Rights Review Game

Bill of Rights Scatter

The Bill of Rights Explained

Bill of Rights Practice Quiz

Could you pass the latest citizenship test? – In October 2008 a new version of the U.S. citizenship test will be taken by all applicants. Could you pass it? The questions are usually selected from a list of 100 samples that prospective citizens can look at ahead of the interview. Some are easy, some are not. We have picked some of the more difficult ones.

Practice Test for the U.S. Citizenship Test

Could you pass the citizenship test?

The Citizenship Test: All 100 possible questions

Three Branches of Government game

First Amendment Rights in Everyday Life

Court Cases and the Bill of Rights PowerPoint

Due Process in Schools

Constitution Test Review

Constitution Review Game

Revolution and Constitution Document-based Activity

Early Republic

Washington's Presidency

About George Washington

Presidential Swearing-In Cereomony

Challenges to the New Government PowerPoint

Shays’ Rebellion: A Massachusetts Farmer’s Account

George Washington and the Whiskey Rebellion

The Whiskey Rebellion and the New American Republic

George Washington and the Issue of Slavery

The Alien and Sedition Acts

Launching a New Republic

Jefferson vs. Hamilton

Model Lesson 2: Alexander Hamilton and Thomas Jefferson
Alexander Hamilton and Thomas Jefferson Background Readings

Alexander Hamilton’s Ideas about Government and the Federalist Party

Thomas Jefferson’s Ideas about Government and the Democratic-Repubilcan Party

Who is the speaker? Alexander Hamilton and Thomas Jefferson Quotes

Structured Practice - Providing evidence to support your position

Jefferson Takes Office

Founding Fathers: Washington, Adams, Jefferson, Madison, and Hamilton

Marbuy vs. Madison

How Laws are Made

Political Parties

How Citizens Participate

Washington's Farewell Address

Early Republic CyberHunt

James Fenimore Cooper and Washington Irving

American Writers Scatter

American Writers Practice Quiz

Early Republic PowerPoint Review

Jefferson Takes Office Game

Early Republic Review Game


Ideals of a New Nation

Problems with Foreign Powers notes

Problems with Foreign Powers

The War of 1812

Star Spangled Banner Vocabulary PowerPoint

Star-Spangled Banner Vocabulary PDF

Star Spangled Banner web search

Westward Expansion

The Louisiana Purchase

Louisiana Purchase Notes

The Lewis and Clark Expedition

Lewis and Clark Journals

The Northwest Ordinance

Andrew Jackson Notes

Politics of the People

Jackson’s Policy Towards Native Americans

Andrew Jackson Political Cartoons PowerPoint

Andrew Jackson Political Cartoons

The Second Bank of the United States

President Jackson's Veto Message Regarding the Bank of the United States

At Home on the Fringes of the Prairie

Trails West

The Oregon Trail

Oregon Trail Game

Texas Revolution PowerPoint Notes

Mexican American War PowerPoint Notes

The Mexican War

The Gold Rush

Manifest Destiny Notes

Westward Expansion Document-based Activity

Westward Expansion PowerPoint Review

Westward Expansion Online Review

Westward Expansion Review Game 1

Westward Expansion Review Game 2

First Semester Review Project

North South Review Quiz

North South Review Quiz 2

First Semester Final Review Game 1

First Semester Final Review Game 2

First Semester Final Review Game 3

The North and South

Comparing and Contrasting the North and South

Comparing and Contrasing the North and South PowerPoint Notes

Nationalism and Sectionalism Vocabulary

Nationalism and Sectionalism

The North Changes

Henry Clay's American System

The Monroe Doctrine

Hopes of Immigrants Vocabulary

The Hopes of Immigrants

Important American Writers PowerPoint Notes

The History of Education in America

Early Industry and Inventions PowerPoint Notes

Nullification and States' Rights

Women's Rights Movement

Women's Rights Movement Textbook questions

Model Lesson 3: The Early Women's Rights Movement

The Declaration of Sentiments

"Let Us All Speak Our Minds"

Ain't I a Woman

The Women's Rights Movement

The Women's Suffrage Movement


Abolition Movement

The Abolition Movement Textbook Questions

Timeline of Slavery in America

Plantations and the Spread of Slavery

Uncle Tom's Cabin

The Dred Scott Decision

Slavery Dominates Politics PowerPoint Notes

Harriet Tubman

Abolitionists

Frederick Douglass and John Brown

Abolition Quotes: Frederick Douglass and John Brown

Abolition Movement Essay Prompt

Student Handout 6 Essay Organizer - Abolition Movement

North and South Document-Based Activity

Abolition and Women's Rights Review Games

The Missouri Compromise and the Compromise of 1850

The Civil War

Lincoln's Election and Southern Secession: Asking your own questions

Lincoln's Election and Southern Secession

Election of 1860

The Crisis Deepens PowerPoint Notes

The Civil War Begins Vocabulary

The Divided Union

War Erupts

The Civil War Erupts

Civil War Begins Notes

Abraham Lincoln's Speeches

Eyewitness Account of the Battle of Gettysburg

The Battle of Gettysburg

Gettysburg Address Vocabulary PowerPoint

Civil War Soldiers

Civil War Battles

Life in the Army

The Civil War and the Southern Family

The North Wins

Important People from the Civil War

Glory Movie Questions

Glory Discussion Questions


A Nation Torn Apart: Civil War Research Documents
Civil War Songs

Civil War Women

The Emancipation Proclamation

A Modern War

Can Numbers Tell a Story?

The Gettysburg Address

Civil War Casualties

Lincoln's Second Inaugural Address

Ulysses S. Grant & Robert E. Lee

Civil War Reviews
Civil War Review PowerPoint

Civil War Games 1

Civil War Games 2

Reconstruction

Reconstruction Notes

Rebuilding the Union

Reconstruction Terms and Names

Reconstruction Model Lesson Documents

Reconstruction Model Lesson PowerPoint

Reconstruction Visual Analysis Worksheet

Was Reconstruction more of a success or a failure for freedmen? (Document 3 worksheet)

Document 3 PDF

Reconstruction Amendments

The Impeachment of Andrew Johnson

African Americans After Slavery

Reconstruction PowerPoint Review

Reconstruction Games

Growth in the West

Texan and Tejano Accounts of Comanche Relations

Old West Scavenger Hunt

Native American History

Visit to the Autry National Center

The Industrial Revolution and the Early 1900's

Industrial Revolution PowerPoint Notes

The Growth of Industry

The Rise of Big Business

Industrial America

Rural Americans Move to the Cities

Re-Defining the Role of Women in Industrial America

Final Project

 

World History in Medieval Times

Rome
Islam
Ghana and Mali
The Americas
China
Japan
Medieval Europe
Renaissance
Reformation
Scientific Revolution
Age of Exploration
The Enlightenment

 

Rome

CSI: Rome – The Assassination of Julius Caesar

Beginning of Christianity

Communication Then and Now

Justinian Code

The Rise and Fall of the Roman Republic PowerPoint Notes

Ancient Rome – Lessons from the Constitutional Rights Foundation

Islam

Life on the Arabian Peninsula textbook questions

The Religion of Islam PowerPoint Notes

Islam and Muhammad Textbook questions

My Name is Osama – A short story by Sharifa Alkhateeb and Steven S. Lapham

Me without my hijab – Removing my head covering changed how I saw myself and the world.

America's Beauty Is In Its Diversity

The Prophet Muhammad's Last Sermon

Medieval Muslim Life Revealed in The Rubiayat by Omar Khayyam

Medieval Sourcebook: From The Sunnah

Religious Architecture and Islamic Culture

Islam After Muhammad Vocabulary

Islam After Muhammad's Death textbook questions

The Rise of Muslim States PowerPoint Notes

Islam Model Lesson Gallery Walk Pictures

The Qur'an and Sunnah in Daily Life

Qur'an and Sunnah Quotes

Islam Crossword Puzzle 1

Islam Crossword Puzzle 2

Islam Review

Religions of the Western World

Africa

Introduction to Africa PowerPoint Notes

Africa Maps

Africa Vobabualry

West African Culture and Daily Life

Economics in Africa PowerPoint Notes

The Empire of Ghana Assignment

The Empire of Mali Assignment

Model Lesson 2: Ghana and Mali
Introduction to West Africa

Africa GRAPES

The Empires of Ghana and Mali

Ghana and Mali Primary Sources

Summary Practice

The Significant Features of Ghana and Mali

Africa Cyberhunt

Africa PowerPoint Review

African Mask

The Americas

Americas Chapter Walk

Mayan Civilization Chapter Questions

Mayan Culture

Maya Document Based Questions

Aztec Civilization Chapter Questions

Story of the Aztecs

The Incas

Inca Textbook Questions

Inca Document Based Questions

Empires of the Americas PowerPoint Review

China

Geography of China

China Chapter Walk

Civilization of China Chapter Vocabulary

Advances Under the Tang and Song Chapter Questions

Imperial Rule in China

China Cyberhunt

Chinese Religions

Chinese Religions PowerPoint

China Notes

Cultural Diffusion

The Spread of Buddhism in Tang China

China Model Lesson Transparencies

The Spread of Buddhism in China Paragraph

China Review

Japan

Japan Chapter Walk

Japan Chapter Vocabulary

A Samurai Warrior

The Diary of Murasaki Shikibu – Descriptions of ladies of the court

Origins and Ancient Sumo

Haiku

Prince Shotoku

Japan Cyberhunt

Japan Crossword Puzzle

Japan Document Based Activity

Middle Ages in Europe

The Development of Feudalism

Europe in the Middle Ages

Daily Life in Medieval Europe

Heraldry Game

Coat of Arms

Design a Coat of Arms

Kids' Castle

The Black Death

Black Death PowerPoint Notes

The Role of the Church and the Crusades

The Crusades

The Renaissance

The Renaissance

Renaissance Inventions PowerPoint Notes

Renaissance Chapter Walk and Vocabulary

Leonardo da Vinci's Notebook

Important People from the Renaissance


Reformation

Reformation Terms and Names

Reformation Textbook Questions

The Reformation

Martin Luther and the Reformation

Important People from the Reformation

Renaissance and Reformation Review

Scientific Revolution

Scientific Revolution Questions

Roots of the Scientific Revolution

Scientific Revolution Graphic Organizer document

Scientific Revolution Graphic Organizer PDF

Retrying Galileo

Important people and inventions from the Scientific Revolution

Age of Exploration

Age of Exploration Textbook Questions

Exploration Terms and Names

European Exploration

Important People from the Age of Exploration

Enlightenment and Age of Reason

Enlightenment Textbook Questions

Enlightenment Terms and Names

Important People and Documents from the Enlightenment

Important People from the Renaissance, Reformation, and Age of Discovery, and Enlightenment PowerPoint

 

Ancient History

Early Humans
Mesopotamia
Egypt and Kush
Hebrews
India
China
Greece
Rome

Early Humans

Early Humans

Early Humans begin to farm PowerPoint

Early Humans Review Games


Mesopotamia

Mesopotamia PowerPoint Notes

Mesopotamia Video Fill in

Hammurabi's Code of Laws

Mesopotamia Match - Learn about Mesopotamia by playing the games and taking the practice test

Life in Sumer Flash Cards - Play a varitey of games to learn about life in Sumer

The Assyrians - Play a variety of games to learn about the Assyrians

Mesopotamia Review Flash Cards


Egypt and Kush

Ancient Egypt Cyberhunt

Egypt Review Games


Hebrews

Ancient Hebrews Cyberhunt

Ancient Israelites Review Games


India

Ancient India Cyberhunt

Hinduism PowerPoint Notes

Buddhism CyberHunt

Ancient India Review Games 1

Ancient India Review Games 2


China

Han Dynasty PowerPoint Notes

China Review Games


Greece

Ancient Greece PowerPoint Notes

Introduction to Greece Flash Cards

Introduction to Greece Scatter

Introduction to Greece Practice Test

Greek gods and goddesses PowerPoint


Rome

Ancient Civilizations Cyberhunt

Geography Lessons

Introduction to Geography

Where in the World?

What in the world is wrong with this map?

Latitude and Longitude interactive

Latitude and Longitude

Map Skills

Landforms and Bodies of Water

Mapmaker, Mapmaker, Make me a Map

Country Report


Homeroom Lessons

If I Ruled the School

Owning my Feelings

I am Poem

About Me

Facts You Should Know

What is the right thing to do?

Respect

How To Say No

Brain Teasers

I Made a Mistake

Inference

The Amazing Mayans

Foods as Medicine

Galileo's Vision

 

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