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    • Thumb image for Congressional Committees and the Legislative ProcessResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Congressional Committees and the Legislative Process

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: History-Social Science, American Democracy, English-Language Arts, Writing Strategies
      This lesson from EDSITEment introduces students to the pivotal role that Congressional committees play in the legislative proces...
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      Jamestown Changes

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: United States History, History-Social Science, Humanities
      In this lesson from EDSITEment, students study census data showing the names and occupations of early settlers of the English se...
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      Slave Narratives: Constructing U.S. History Through Analyzing Primary Sources

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: United States History, History-Social Science, English-Language Arts, Literature
      In this lesson, from EDSITEment, students research narratives from the Federal Writers' Project and describe the lives of former...
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      American Colonial Life in the Late 1700s: Distant Cousins

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Geography, United States History, History-Social Science, English-Language Arts, Writing Strategies
      In this lesson, from EDSITEment, students explore daily life and its influences in the late 1700s for two families in different ...
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      Escaping Slavery: "Sweet Clara and the Freedom Quilt"

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: United States History, History-Social Science, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts, Writing Strategies
      This lesson, from ReadWriteThink, uses the picture book "Sweet Clara and the Freedom Quilt" by Deborah Hopkinson and an interact...
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      Reliving History Through Slave Narratives

      Grades: 5 to 8
      Subjects: Visual Arts, United States History, History-Social Science, Theatre, English-Language Arts
      In this ARTSEDGE lesson, students read narratives from former slaves that were recorded in the 1930's as part of the Federal Wri...
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      Understanding the Salem Witch Trials

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: United States History, History-Social Science
      In this EDSITEment lesson, students study the 1692 witchcraft trials held in the Puritan community of Salem, Massachusetts. Stud...
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      Mapping Colonial New England: Looking at the Landscape of New England

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: United States History, History-Social Science
      In this lesson from EDSITEment, students learn how Puritans interacted with Native Americans, and how to gain information about ...
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      William Penn's Peaceable Kingdom

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: United States History, History-Social Science
      In this lesson from EDSITEment, students juxtapose the different promotional tracts of William Penn and David Pastorius to under...
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      Critical Perspectives: Reading and Writing About Slavery

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: United States History, History-Social Science, Reading Comprehension, English-Language Arts and 2 additional..
      In this lesson from ReadWriteThink, students critically explore the moral issues of slavery and the perspectives held by slaves ...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      The First Great Awakening

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: United States History, History-Social Science
      In this lesson, one of a multi-part unit from EDSITEment, students examine primary documents from the mid-18th century, and are ...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      California H/SS Course Model- The Colonial Era

      Grades: 5
      Subjects: History-Social Science
      This California H/SS Course Model helps Students understand the political, religious, social, and economic institutions that evo...
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    • Thumb image for Religion and the Founding of the American RepublicResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Religion and the Founding of the American Republic

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      Subjects: United States History, History-Social Science
      Religion and the Founding of the American Republic examines the role religion played in the founding of the American colonies, i...
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      San Antonio Missions: Spanish Influence in Texas

      Grades: No grades selected.
      Subjects: Geography, United States History, History-Social Science, Native Peoples, United States
      San Antonio Missions: Spanish Influence in Texas explores a group of 18th-century missions in modern San Antonio to learn about ...
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      Bethlehem, Pennsylvania: A Moravian Settlement in Colonial America

      Grades: No grades selected.
      Subjects: Geography, United States History, History-Social Science, Economics, United States
      Bethlehem, Pennsylvania: A Moravian Settlement in Colonial America looks at this area (along the Lehigh River) that became the c...
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      Savannah, Georgia: The Lasting Legacy of Colonial City Planning

      Grades: No grades selected.
      Subjects: Geography, United States History, History-Social Science, United States
      Savannah, Georgia: The Lasting Legacy of Colonial City Planning describes the establishing of Georgia as a colony in America and...
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      The Joseph Bellamy House: The Great Awakening in Puritan New England

      Grades: No grades selected.
      Subjects: Geography, United States History, History-Social Science, United States
      The Joseph Bellamy House: The Great Awakening in Puritan New England examines the life and times of the Reverend Joseph Bellamy ...
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      Tinker, Tailor, Farmer, Sailor

      Grades: No grades selected.
      Subjects: Immigration and Migration, Geography, United States History, History-Social Science, United States
      Tinker, Tailor, Farmer, Sailor is a lesson in which students use primary sources to determine why Europeans settlers were drawn ...
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      Salem: Witchcraft Hysteria

      Grades: 8 to 12
      Subjects: Geography, United States History, History-Social Science, Electives, Psychology
      What would you do if you were accused of witchcraft? Learn about the Salem witch trials in this National Geographic interactive ...
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      Jamestown's Economy

      Grades: TK/K to 12
      Subjects: United States History, History-Social Science, English-Language Arts, Writing Strategies
      In this lesson, from The Virtual Jamestown Project, University of Virginia, students learn about the economy of Jamestown. Stude...
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