United States Military History Teacher Resources

Find United States Military History lesson plans and worksheets
Showing 505 - 523 of 523 resources
Lesson Planet

The My Lai Courts Martial of 1970

For Teachers 9th - 12th
High schoolers research the My Lai Massacre and trial. Students discuss the events and the trial, reviewing the constitutional amendments and concerns related to the massacre. High schoolers write an analysis of photographs related to...
Lesson Planet

World Geography Final Exam Review Quiz #3

For Students 6th - 10th
In this world geography worksheet, students respond to 14 multiple choice questions based on their knowledge of the world's places and features. Students may submit their answers to be scored.
Lesson Planet

Lorenzo de Zavala Online: Empresario, Statesman and Texas Revolutionary

For Teachers 7th
Seventh graders study Lorenzo de Zavala's role in the Texas Revolution as politician and statesman. They determine his contributions to the establishment of a government as Texas fought for its independence. While completing research,...
Lesson Planet

U.S. Involvement in Nation-Building Before Iraq

For Teachers 11th - 12th
Students analyze U.S. involvement in Iraq. In this foreign policy lesson, students listen to their instructor lecture on America's nation-building policies. Students respond to questions pertaining to nation-building practices.
Lesson Planet

Airborne & Special Operations Museum- Grade 5

For Students 5th
In this gallery scavenger hunt worksheet students answer 11 questions about the displays in the Airborne & Special Operations Museum (location unknown).
Lesson Planet

Benedict Arnold: Triumph and Treason

For Teachers 5th - 12th
Pupils explore Benedict Arnold, and how his name is synonymous with treason, betrayal, and defection. Why did he turn on a young nation in its defining moment? BIOGRAPHY journeys back to the days of the colonies to solve the mystery.
Lesson Planet

Atomic War: Just the Facts

For Teachers 4th
Fourth graders study the dropping of the atomic bombs of Hiroshima and Nagasaki.
Lesson Planet

Celebrating Benjamin Franklin

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students explore various websites featuring the life and achievements of Benjamin Franklin. They investigate Franklin's roles in colonial society as well as pictures of his various inventions. They view excerpts of historical documents...
Lesson Planet

The Aerial Age

For Teachers 5th - 8th
Students infer America's attitude towards aviation in the early 1900s. For this The Aerial Age lesson, students analyze early 1900s literature, music, advertisements, and popular culture in reference to aviation. Students represent their...
Lesson Planet

At What Cost?

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Pupils explore the civilian costs of war and the concept of 'moral equivalence.'
Lesson Planet

The Perilous Fight: WWII - Up Close and Personal

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students research World War II primary source documents and write first person historical point of view stories.
Lesson Planet

Prelude to War

For Teachers 10th - 12th
Learners determine that there are many causes of war. They explain that it is hard to remain isolated from world events and review the connection between industrialism and imperialism. They discuss what the consequences might be of...
Lesson Planet

Steven's Treaties

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Learners examine primary source documents to solve problems and recreate events of the past. They discuss the treaties of Stevens dealing with Native Americans. They write a paper describing why the treaties are still controversial.
Lesson Planet

Horseshoe Bend Battlefield

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students research the political and cultural conflicts that provoked the Battle of Horseshoe Bend. They examine and describe the effects of this battle on the Creek Indians.
Lesson Planet

Building Texas: the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Lesson Plan

For Teachers 7th
Seventh graders study the engineering projects that the US Army Corps of Engineers initiated during the development of Texas. They examine primary source documents that are in digital and print form, and identify US Army Corp of Engineer...
Lesson Planet

Lesson 7. The "Failed Peace"

For Teachers 9th - 11th
Students investigate how policies and tactics utilized by the Allies to mobilize national unity and raise patriotism made it more difficult to achieve a humane peace after the war.
Lesson Planet

The Myth of Voluntary Internment

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students review the Alien Enemies Act and Executive Order 9095. They explore both the financial and emotional ramifications of having a parent arrested or interned. They research what daily life was like in U.S. Internment camps during...
Lesson Planet

Conscience and Public Service

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students study conscientious observers (COs) in the Civilian Public Service (CPS) during World War II. They explore how the media sources influence public opinion and policy makers, and complete a writing assignment about the topic.
Lesson Planet

Transportation

For Teachers K - 2nd
Students explore basic transportation vehicles, specifically air, land, and water vehicles, name six different modes of transportation, identify four different kinds of train cars, and three differences between two different modes of...

Browse by Subject


United States Military History