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Push and Pull Factors and Human RightsLesson Planet
8th - Higher Ed CCSS: Designed
What factors might make a person want to emigrate from their home country? What factors might make a person want to immigrate to a new country? Class members study the various waves of immigration to the US, looking at data about the...
Britannia Rule the WavesLesson Planet
9th - 11th CCSS: Adaptable
Could you determine longitude based on measuring time? Early explorers used a longitude clock to do just that. Scholars learn about early exploration and the importance of the invention of the clock. Then pupils build their own longitude...
Life as a Liberated PeopleLesson Planet
6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Imagine having no control over your life and then suddenly having to provide for yourself. Such was the challenge faced by many American slaves after emancipation. Class members are asked to consider these challenges are they examine...
Revolution '67, Lesson 1: Protest: Why and HowLesson Planet
6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
To some people, protesting is as American as apple pie, but the factors that lead to protests can be as confusing to veteran activists as to today's youth. Revolution '67 explores the riots in Newark, New Jersey as a case study. Using...
Message in a Bottle - A Satellite Journey through the Gulf StreamLesson Planet
7th - 12th
The Gulf Stream has historically provided humans with a faster trade route because of its swift-moving waters. It continues to be a source of information and fascination for oceanographers today. As your class views this collection of...
From Alabama Farmer to Civil War SoldierLesson Planet
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
As part of a study of the Civil War, class members conduct a WebQuest to create a timeline of battles fought by the 10th Alabama Infantry Regimen. They then use Google Earth to pinpoint these battles of the Civil War on a map of Alabama.
A Reading Guide to Island of the Blue DolphinsLesson Planet
4th - 6th CCSS: Adaptable
Reading Island of the Blue Dolphins with your class? This reading guide, though not a complete lesson or curriculum, will provide you with all the information you need to develop an excellent literature unit for this award winning book....
Feudal Powers in JapanLesson Planet
6th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
A traditional textbook chapter focuses on feudal powers in Japan, and includes vocabulary, note-taking tips in the sidebar, main ideas, and follow-up assessment questions. It also incorporates opportunities for art analysis and geography...
The American Puritan Tradition and Dilemma: Part IILesson Planet
11th - 12th CCSS: Designed
The second in a series of three lessons that examine how different writers explore the issues of individual freedoms and tolerance in America uses The Crucible as the anchor text. The focus here is what Miller has to say about the causes...
Deflation: Who Let the Air Out?Lesson Planet
10th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Why do decreasing prices (deflation) restrain economic growth, and why is this a real concern? Here you'll find reading materials and a related worksheet that gets right to the heart of this question, using recent events and real...