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John Adams - God Save The American StatesLesson Planet
7 mins 9th - 12th
A moving video which portrays a famous speech by John Adams to his colleagues at the Constitutional Convention, and a public reading of the Declaration of Independence will captivate viewers. The actors are dressed in period clothing and...
American Presidents: John AdamsLesson Planet
3 mins 5th - 8th
The first president to live in the White House, John Adams was not particularly popular. He took a lot of flack from his supporters when he refused to go to war with France. Although he could be responsible for the western United States,...
John Quincy Adams- Mini BiographyLesson Planet
4 mins 4th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
From his extensive experience working with his father and founding father of the United States, John Adams, to an expertise in foreign policy and abolitionist work on the Amistad case, introduce your young historians to the rich...
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.
Abigail Adams: Persuading Her HusbandLesson Planet
9th - 11th CCSS: Designed
After reading a brief excerpt from a letter written by Abigail Adams to her husband and future president of the United States, John Adams, your young historians will practice their reading comprehension skills and identify what Abigail...
American Presidents: John Quincy AdamsLesson Planet
3 mins 5th - 8th
A skinny-dipping president? John Quincy Adams was a bible reader by morning and a skinny-dipper by late morning, apparently. His strong beliefs and lack of persuasive power ultimately ended his time in presidency, but he did go on to...
Abigail Adams: Integrating Social Studies and Language ArtsLesson Planet
Third graders increase reading strategies while learning about Abigail Adams and her role in history. In this Abigail Adams lesson, 3rd graders read about the American Revolution and Abigail Adams using all the balanced literacy...
Money - A Brief History Of The American Dollar - Part 1 of 2Lesson Planet
9 mins 9th - 12th
What is a dollar? Trace the dollar through US history. First it started as a silver or gold piece, then it became a promissory note, and eventually it became the bill we know today. Pink Floyd's "Money" plays quietly in the background...
Grade 9 ELA Module 4, Unit 1, Lesson 16EngageNY
9th CCSS: Designed
The Sugar Changed the World chapter, "The Sound of Liberty" brings into sharp focus how the differing attitudes toward the slave trade began to shift the issue from an economic concern to a concern for human rights. The passage contrasts...