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150 Favorite Lessons: Exploration to Modern Times, AMERICAN HISTORY CURRICULUM

150 Favorite Lessons: Exploration to Modern Times, AMERICAN HISTORY CURRICULUM
150 Favorite Lessons: Exploration to Modern Times, AMERICAN HISTORY CURRICULUM
150 Favorite Lessons: Exploration to Modern Times, AMERICAN HISTORY CURRICULUM
150 Favorite Lessons: Exploration to Modern Times, AMERICAN HISTORY CURRICULUM
150 Favorite Lessons: Exploration to Modern Times, AMERICAN HISTORY CURRICULUM
150 Favorite Lessons: Exploration to Modern Times, AMERICAN HISTORY CURRICULUM
150 Favorite Lessons: Exploration to Modern Times, AMERICAN HISTORY CURRICULUM
150 Favorite Lessons: Exploration to Modern Times, AMERICAN HISTORY CURRICULUM
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Make social studies their favorite class with this 150-lesson American History curriculum, which has been used by thousands of teachers nationwide. It is a recent addition to my new TpT store with no feedback yet. But here are some comments from TpT buyers about a smaller group of lessons from this program, 15 Favorite Lessons (76-90 of 150) Civil War Period: AMERICAN HISTORY CURRICULUM

"Absolutely great resource, thank you!"

"The lessons are very informative and nicely put together."


Other TpT buyer comments about individual lessons in this program...

"Lots of great ideas"

"This was a wonderful and clear w.ay to present the election of 1860! Thanks so much"

"Great activity! Students love the choices and anything that deals with actual military strategy is difficult to find so I really appreciate this product."



Note to TpT Community/Fellow Educators
Although I am a new TpT member, I have been publishing and selling reproducible social studies lessons to teachers across the United States for many years. Purchase these materials with confidence knowing they are high-quality and have been classroom-tested with my own students, as well as thousands more nationwide. My lessons are designed to present relevant information in a timely fashion as part of a fun activity.

Please take a moment to visit/Follow my TpT store and check out other complete lesson programs on Recent American History (45 high-interest lessons on major events and developments after World War II) and American Government (105 high-interest lessons on national, state, and local government). Other programs on World History, Recent World History, Asia, Africa, and Latin America coming soon.


PRODUCT OVERVIEW
Make social studies their favorite class with these 150 reproducible lessons covering the Age of Exploration to modern times. A typical lesson focuses on a topic from the U.S. history curriculum during a high-interest activity based on the concept “learning by doing.” Your students will become involved in an amazing variety of creative lessons that make learning exciting, challenging, and fun!

Use with any U.S. history textbook in grades 7-12. Each lesson usually has four or five activity sheets. Make as many copies as you need for your students. Most lessons can be completed in one or two periods by individuals, small groups, or the entire class using information on the student activity sheets.

This American history curriculum contains ten Parts (1-5 and 7-11) with fifteen lessons each, and two Parts (6 and 12) with lesson quizzes and all-purpose outline maps.

Easy-to-follow Teacher Instructions, answer keys, lesson quizzes (where applicable), and all-purpose outline maps are included. Preparation time is eliminated with 150 high quality proven lessons conveniently arranged into one PDF file at your fingertips.

• primary sources
• vocabulary
• thought questions
• critical thinking
• cause and effect
• illustrations
• charts
• graphs
• reading comprehension
• map exercises
• puzzles
• games
• contests
• timelines
  and more...


LESSON/ACTIVITY TITLES:

PART 1
  1. Textbook Study Guide
  2. Europe Trades with the East
  3. The First Americans
  4. The Explorers Game
  5. Explorers Come to the New World
  6. Christopher Columbus
  7. To Tell The Truth: Hernando Cortes
  8. Voyage of Magellan
  9. Trivia Contest: Age of Exploration
10. The Trading Game
11. The Game of Mercantilism
12. Timeline: Age of Exploration
13. Crossword Puzzle: The Age of Exploration
14. Note Cards: Age of Exploration
15. Map Exercise: The Thirteen Colonies


PART 2
16. The Jamestown Settlement
17. The Pilgrims
18. The Puritans
19. Reading: The Salem Witchcraft Trials
20. Jeopardy: Founding the Colonies
21. Settlers Cross the Atlantic
22. Slaves Come to America
23. William Penn and the Quakers
24. Colonial Period: The People
25. Colonial Period: Ways of Living
26. Colonial Period: The Economy
27. Colonial Period: Trade and Commerce
28. Colonial Period: Government
29. Colonial Period: Life and Times
30. Match Game: Benjamin Franklin

PART 3
31. Independent Study Guide
32. The French and Indian War
33. Causes of the Revolutionary War
34. The Revolutionary War Begins
35. The Declaration of Independence
36. Major Battles of the Revolution
37. Reading: The Winter at Valley Forge
38. People of the Revolution
39. The Revolutionary War Period
40. Jeopardy: The Revolutionary War Period
41. Timeline: Colonial Period and the Revolution
42. Note Cards: Colonial Period and the Revolution
43. Famous Person Study Guide
44. The United States in 1783
45. Settlers Cross the Appalachians

PART 4
46. The Critical Period
47. Constitutional Convention
48. United States Constitution
49. Crossword Puzzle: The Constitution
50. The Three Branches of Government
51. The Electoral College
52. The Presidents of the United States
53. Washington, Adams, and Jefferson
54. To Tell The Truth: George Washington
55. The Beginning of Political Parties
56. Thomas Jefferson
57. The Louisiana Purchase
58. Madison, Monroe, Adams, and Jackson
59. War of 1812
60. Major Battles of the War of 1812

PART 5
61. The Monroe Doctrine
62. Elections of 1824 and 1828
63. Match Game: Andrew Jackson
64. Reform Movements
65. Van Buren, Harrison, Tyler, and Polk
66. President Study Guide
67. Routes to the West
68. The Oregon Country
69. The Lone Star Republic
70. The Mexican War
71. The Gold Rush Game
72. Reading: The Far West
73. Jeopardy: Territorial Expansion
74. Note Cards: The Nation Grows Stronger
75. Independent Study Guide

PART 6
Contains quizzes on the lessons in Parts 1-5. Each quiz has 20 questions in a variety of formats. The quizzes give you a fast and easy way to measure student progress. You can also use the quizzes as review sheets or homework assignments.

PART 7
76. Sectionalism
77. Slavery and the Abolitionists
78. Missouri Compromise, Compromise of 1850, and Kansas-Nebraska Act
79. Causes of the Civil War
80. Taylor, Fillmore, Pierce, and Buchanan
81. Election of 1860
82. Civil War Begins
83. Major Battles of the Civil War
84. Gettysburg and Vicksburg
85. Reading: Andersonville Prison
86. Civil War Contests
87. To Tell The Truth: Abraham Lincoln
88. Crossword: Civil War Period
89. Reconstruction
90. Note Cards: Civil War Period


PART 8
91. Lincoln, Johnson, Grant, and Hayes
92. The Last Frontier
93. To Tell The Truth: Chief Joseph
94. Miners, Cowboys, and Farmers
95. The Wild West
96. New States Join the Union
97. Geography of the United States
98. States, Cities, and Waterways
99. The Second Industrial Revolution
100. The Growth of Industry
101. Inventions
102. Corporations
103. Big Business
104. The Big Business Game
105. Captains of Industry

PART 9
106. The Labor Movement
107. The Business Cycle
108. The Growth of Business
109. Immigration
110. The Growth of Cities
111. The Farmers
112. Garfield, Arthur, Cleveland, and Harrison
113. The Election of 1888
114. Political, Social, and Cultural Progress
115. The Election of 1896
116. The Progressive Movement
117. To Tell The Truth: Theodore Roosevelt
118. People, Places, and Events
119. Independent Study Guide
120. Note Cards: Modern America Takes Shape

PART 10
121. The Spanish-American War
122. The United States and Latin America
123. The United States and the Pacific Region
124. The World War I Game
125. Woodrow Wilson
126. McKinley, Roosevelt, Taft, and Wilson
127. The Twenties and Thirties
128. The New Deal
129. Causes of World War II
130. World War II
131. Major Battles of World War II
132. Franklin D. Roosevelt
133. Harding, Coolidge, Hoover, and Roosevelt
134. Harry S. Truman
135. The United Nations

PART 11
136. The Cold War
137. The Fifties and Sixties
138. To Tell The Truth: Martin Luther King, Jr.
139. Truman, Eisenhower, Kennedy, and Johnson
140. The Election of 1968
141. Recent Trends and Events
142. Note Cards: Modern America
143. Review Exercise: Famous People
144. Review Exercise: Words and Terms
145. Review Game: Jeopardy
146. Review Test 1: Exploration and Colonization
147. Review Test 2: The Nation Grows Stronger
148. Review Test 3: The Civil War Period
149. Review Test 4: Modern America Takes Shape
150. Review Test 5: Modern America

PART 12
Contains quizzes on the lessons in Parts 7-11. Each quiz has 20 questions in a variety of formats. The quizzes give you a fast and easy way to measure student progress. You can also use the quizzes as review sheets or homework assignments. Answer keys included. All-purpose outline maps of the United States, the Western Hemisphere, and the world also included.
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