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    • Thumb image for The Letters and Journals of Narcissa Whitman, 1836-1847Resource Type: Website / HyperLink

      The Letters and Journals of Narcissa Whitman, 1836-1847

      Grades: 4 to 12
      Subjects: United States History, History-Social Science, English-Language Arts, Literary Analysis and 2 additional..
      These letters and journals are written by Narcissa Whitman, a woman migrating from Pennsylvania to Oregon in the 19th century. T...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      The 1828 Campaign of Andrew Jackson: Issues in the Election of 1828 (and Beyond)

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: United States History, History-Social Science, American Democracy
      In this lesson, one of a multi-part unit from EDSITEment, students explore Andrew Jackson's campaign in some detail, focusing on...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Thomas Jefferson's Opinion on the Constitutionality of a National Bank (Original Document)

      Grades: TK/K to 12
      Subjects: United States History, History-Social Science, American Democracy
      Thomas Jefferson s opinion on the constitutionality of a national bank is displayed in this primary document, provided by the Li...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      The Panic of 1837 and the Presidency of Martin Van Buren

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: United States History, History-Social Science, American Democracy
      In this EDSITEment lesson, students analyze period political cartoons as they study the causes of the economic downturn that beg...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Women of the West Museum: This Shall be the Land for Women - Maud YoungerResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Women of the West Museum: This Shall be the Land for Women - Maud Younger

      Grades: 4 to 12
      Subjects: Sociology, History-Social Science, American Democracy, Electives
      This Web page is part of a virtual exhibition entitled This Shall be the Land for Women: The Struggle for Western Women s Suffr...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for PBS Lewis and Clark: Journal EntriesResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      PBS Lewis and Clark: Journal Entries

      Grades: PS/Pre-K to 12
      Subjects: United States History, History-Social Science, Geography
      This Lewis and Clark Web site, from PBS, features journal entries from the expedition. The journal excerpts are from the separat...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Lewis and Clark as NaturalistsResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Lewis and Clark as Naturalists

      Grades: No grades selected.
      Subjects: United States History, History-Social Science, Early Explorers
      Lewis and Clark as Naturalists presents flora and fauna as they described it on their 3,700-mile journey launched in St. Louis i...
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    • Thumb image for Lewis and Clark: Mapping the WestResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Lewis and Clark: Mapping the West

      Grades: No grades selected.
      Subjects: United States History, History-Social Science, Early Explorers, Geography
      Lewis and Clark: Mapping the West features maps of the famous expedition. The Corps of Discovery collected 30 maps from Indians...
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    • Thumb image for Resources for Teaching American History: Westward ExpansionResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Resources for Teaching American History: Westward Expansion

      Grades: 4 to 8
      Subjects: No subjects selected.
      The multimedia site includes teacher-selected primary sources, Advanced Placement DBQs, a video on the painting Westward the Cou...
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    • Thumb image for The Great Plains: A Harsh Welcome to SettlersResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      The Great Plains: A Harsh Welcome to Settlers

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: United States History, History-Social Science, Geography
      In this Xpeditions lesson, students consider the experiences of settlers on the American Great Plains in the late 1800s. They ex...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for The 1828 Campaign of Andrew Jackson: Changes in Voting ParticipationResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      The 1828 Campaign of Andrew Jackson: Changes in Voting Participation

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: United States History, History-Social Science, American Democracy
      In this lesson, one of a multi-part unit from EDSITEment, students examine voting patterns for the presidential election of 1828...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Women of the West Museum: There Are No Renters HereResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Women of the West Museum: There Are No Renters Here

      Grades: 3 to 8
      Subjects: United States History, Sociology, History-Social Science, Psychology and 2 additional..
      This Web page introduces a virtual tour of frontier life in a sod house, guided by a young Nebraska mother named Mattie Oblinger...
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    • Thumb image for Women's Suffrage: Why the West First?Resource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Women's Suffrage: Why the West First?

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: United States History, Literature, History-Social Science, English-Language Arts
      In this EDSITEment lesson, students compile information to examine hypotheses explaining why the first nine states to grant full...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Work Forced: Exploring Issues Facing Young Farm WorkersResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Work Forced: Exploring Issues Facing Young Farm Workers

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension, United States History, History-Social Science, English-Language Arts, American Democracy
      In this lesson, from the New York Times Learning Network, students explore issues surrounding the use of itinerant child labor o...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for The Lewis and Clark Journey of DiscoveryResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      The Lewis and Clark Journey of Discovery

      Grades: No grades selected.
      Subjects: United States History, History-Social Science, Early Explorers
      The Lewis and Clark Journey of Discovery provides games, quizzes, profiles of members of the Lewis and Clark Expedition, and les...
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    • Thumb image for Women of the West Museum: This Shall be the Land for Women - TimelineResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Women of the West Museum: This Shall be the Land for Women - Timeline

      Grades: 4 to 12
      Subjects: United States History, Sociology, History-Social Science, Electives, American Democracy
      This Web page is part of a virtual exhibition entitled This Shall be the Land for Women: The Struggle for Western Women s Suffr...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for The 1828 Campaign of Andrew Jackson: Expansion of the Voting BaseResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      The 1828 Campaign of Andrew Jackson: Expansion of the Voting Base

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: United States History, History-Social Science, American Democracy
      In this lesson, one of a multi-part unit from EDSITEment, students explore how changes in state constitutions affected the votin...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for The U.S. - Mexican War on PBSResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      The U.S. - Mexican War on PBS

      Grades: 8
      Subjects: The Civil War & Reconstruction, Immigration and Migration
      The U.S. Mexican War (1846-1848) is a PBS Documentary that recounts "the dramatic story of a war in which Mexico lost almost hal...
      Contributor: Molly Large
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    • Thumb image for American Memory: The Learning Page Features - Women PioneersResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      American Memory: The Learning Page Features - Women Pioneers

      Grades: 5 to 12
      Subjects: Types of Media, History-Social Science, American Democracy, Visual Arts & Performing Arts and 3 additional..
      This Feature Presentation explores the stories of women who have forged ahead to make a better life for themselves, their fami...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Tribal Truths: Exploring the American-Indian Perspectives Toward the Bicentennial of the Lewis and Clark ExpeditionResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Tribal Truths: Exploring the American-Indian Perspectives Toward the Bicentennial of the Lewis and Clark Expedition

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension, United States History, History-Social Science, Writing Strategies and 2 additional..
      In this lesson, from the New York Times Learning Network, students research and analyze the interactions of American Indian trib...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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