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    • Thumb image for Witchcraft in Salem VillageResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Witchcraft in Salem Village

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Christianity, Religion, History-Social Science, United States History, Geography
      This site, offered by the University of Virginia, introduces the infamous Salem Witch Trials of 1692 and provides general inform...
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      William Penn's Peaceable Kingdom

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: History-Social Science, United States History
      In this lesson from EDSITEment, students juxtapose the different promotional tracts of William Penn and David Pastorius to under...
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    • Thumb image for What Are the Origins of American Slavery?Resource Type: Website / HyperLink

      What Are the Origins of American Slavery?

      Grades: 5 to 12
      Subjects: History-Social Science, United States History, World History
      This essay, from the EDSITEment-reviewed Web site Digital History, assesses the origins of American slavery. One of ten essays f...
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      Wanted Poster for Emily, a Runaway Slave

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: History-Social Science, United States History
      This resource, provided by the Ohio Historical Society, contains an image of an original wanted poster for a runaway slave. This...
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    • Thumb image for Virtual Jamestown: John Smith Voyages of ExplorationResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Virtual Jamestown: John Smith Voyages of Exploration

      Grades: 5 to 12
      Subjects: History-Social Science, United States History, English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension
      The Virtual Jamestown Web site contains information about the history of Jamestown, Virginia. This resource provides John Smith...
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      Understanding the Salem Witch Trials

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: History-Social Science, United States History
      In this EDSITEment lesson, students study the 1692 witchcraft trials held in the Puritan community of Salem, Massachusetts. Stud...
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    • Thumb image for Tinker, Tailor, Farmer, SailorResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Tinker, Tailor, Farmer, Sailor

      Grades: No grades selected.
      Subjects: History-Social Science, United States History, Geography, Immigration and Migration, 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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    • Thumb image for The Joseph Bellamy House: The Great Awakening in Puritan New EnglandResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      The Joseph Bellamy House: The Great Awakening in Puritan New England

      Grades: No grades selected.
      Subjects: History-Social Science, United States History, Geography, 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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    • Thumb image for The Jamestown Online AdventureResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      The Jamestown Online Adventure

      Grades: 3 to 12
      Subjects: History-Social Science, United States History, Geography
      This interactive activity, from History Globe, allows students to experience life in the early American colony of Jamestown. Usi...
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    • Thumb image for The Jamestown NewsletterResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      The Jamestown Newsletter

      Grades: TK/K to 12
      Subjects: Grammar, Arts, Media, & Entertainment, History-Social Science, United States History and 4 additional..
      This lesson, from the Virtual Jamestown Project, University of Virginia, addresses the daily life and events in the Jamestown co...
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    • Thumb image for The First Great AwakeningResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      The First Great Awakening

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: History-Social Science, United States History
      In this lesson, one of a multi-part unit from EDSITEment, students examine primary documents from the mid-18th century, and are ...
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    • Thumb image for The Amistad Case: Teaching ActivitiesResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      The Amistad Case: Teaching Activities

      Grades: 5 to 12
      Subjects: History-Social Science, United States History, English-Language Arts, American Democracy, Writing Strategies
      Fifty-three Africans were abducted, purchased by two Spanish planters and put aboard the Cuban schooner Amistad for shipment to ...
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    • Thumb image for Slave Narratives: Constructing U.S. History Through Analyzing Primary SourcesResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Slave Narratives: Constructing U.S. History Through Analyzing Primary Sources

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: History-Social Science, United States History, 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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      Savannah, Georgia: The Lasting Legacy of Colonial City Planning

      Grades: No grades selected.
      Subjects: History-Social Science, United States History, Geography, 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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    • Thumb image for San Antonio Missions: Spanish Influence in TexasResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      San Antonio Missions: Spanish Influence in Texas

      Grades: No grades selected.
      Subjects: History-Social Science, United States History, Native Peoples, Geography, 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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      Salem: Witchcraft Hysteria

      Grades: 8 to 12
      Subjects: History-Social Science, United States History, Geography, Psychology, Electives
      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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    • Thumb image for Reliving History Through Slave NarrativesResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Reliving History Through Slave Narratives

      Grades: 5 to 8
      Subjects: History-Social Science, Theatre, United States History, Visual Arts, 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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    • Thumb image for Religion and the Founding of the American RepublicResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Religion and the Founding of the American Republic

      Grades: No grades selected.
      Subjects: History-Social Science, United States History
      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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    • Thumb image for Plymouth Colony, Massachusetts - MapResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Plymouth Colony, Massachusetts - Map

      Grades: PS/Pre-K to 12
      Subjects: History-Social Science, United States History, Geography
      This resource, from the University of Virginia Library, includes a map of Plymouth Colony, Massachusetts drawn in approximately ...
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    • Thumb image for Mapping Colonial New England: Looking at the Landscape of New EnglandResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Mapping Colonial New England: Looking at the Landscape of New England

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