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Eleanor Roosevelt: First Lady, Diplomat, and ActivistLesson Planet
3rd - 7th CCSS: Designed
Scholars analyze the impact Eleanor Roosevelt had on not just the nation, but also on the world. Primary sources and video clips help form a picture of the First Lady and her accomplishments. As a final activity, individuals create...
Mary Todd Lincoln- Mini BiographyLesson Planet
3 mins 8th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Discover the interesting history of Mary Todd Lincoln, a woman of Southern aristocracy who, as wife of president Abraham Lincoln, dealt with great endeavors as first lady of the United States of America during the Civil War.
Eleanor Roosevelt- Mini BiographyLesson Planet
4 mins 8th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
"I think every First Lady since Eleanor Roosevelt is measured against Eleanor Roosevelt." With this brief mini-bio, discover how the longest-serving First Lady of the United States expanded the role by developing her own constituency,...
Abigail Adams Reminds John Adams to "Remember the Ladies"Lesson Planet
8th - 12th
In this early American history learning exercise, students read the letter that Abigail Adams wrote the her husband John Adams titled "Remember the Ladies." Students then paraphrase the letter and complete other colonial activities.
Increase Kindness, Defeat Bullying: Lady Gaga's Born This Way FoundationLesson Planet
7th - 9th
High-interest content captures your most reluctant readers and class participants. Lady Gaga's Born This Way Foundation, in collaboration with Harvard University, seeks to nurture a culture of kindness and reduce bullying. Excerpts from...
The Care and Feeding of Kids: Finding Information on Nutrition and FitnessLesson Planet
5th - 10th
The Learning Network is featuring an article about First Lady Michelle Obama and her quest to help reduce childhood obesity in America. The article talks about how she has talked with the top three suppliers of school lunches and has...
There Was An Old Lady Who Swallowed Some Leaves Storia Teaching GuideLesson Planet
K - 2nd CCSS: Designed
There was an old lady who swallowed some leaves? Little learners read a new version of the old swallow story with a fall twist as they try to answer the big question; Why is that lady swallowing all that weird stuff? The teacher's guide...
The Roosevelts: An Intimate History—Snapshot LessonsLesson Planet
7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
The Roosevelt family was one of the most influential and prominent political forces in the 20th century, leaving behind a wide-ranging legacy of conservation, progressivism, and economic growth. Learn more about President Theodore...