21st Century Complete U.S. History Unit

21st Century Complete U.S. History Unit
21st Century Complete U.S. History Unit
21st Century Complete U.S. History Unit
21st Century Complete U.S. History Unit
21st Century Complete U.S. History Unit
21st Century Complete U.S. History Unit
21st Century Complete U.S. History Unit
21st Century Complete U.S. History Unit
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21st Century Complete U.S. History Unit!

Bush, Obama, 9/11, Afghanistan, Iraq, War on Terror, Climate Change, Globalization and more!

45 21st Century videos and printable informational texts to replace traditional mini-lessons or lectures (URL videos and nonfiction articles) to teach students about American Domestic and Foreign Policy in the 21st Century.

Never plan another US History, World History or Social Studies mini-lesson to teach students about the 2000 and 2008 Election, Barack Obama, George Bush, Al Gore, 9/11 Terrorist Attacks on the World Trade Center and Pentagon, the Iraq and Afghanistan Wars, Al-Qaeda, Osama Bin Laden, Terrorism, Health Care Reform, Welfare Reform, Hillary Clinton and more. Never have disengaged students or classroom management stress again! Simply play U.S. History videos and print U.S. History nonfiction passages to teach American Domestic and Foreign Policy in the 121at Century key concepts, events and historical figures!


Instead of boring lectures that students tune out, introduce or review EVERY current event in 21st Century U.S. History with engaging videos and nonfiction passages for NO PREP mini-lessons, guided and independent practice reading response activities (clickable URL links included)!

DIRECTIONS: Click and play the relevant video link on your class projector or SmartBoard to start class with an engaging instructional video instead of a traditional mini lesson or lecture. Print or project the relevant "Further Reading" informational text link for no prep guided or independent practice reading response activities. Students simply fill in the included graphic organizer to write a synopsis or memory device to remember important details from the video and/or text. For blended learning classrooms, copy and paste the link onto your student’s handout or Google Classroom materials - for students to access the link directly. All video links are “safeYouTube” links that never expire and can be used in schools that do not allow YouTube.

Estimated Number of Days: Traditional: 10 Block: 5

Key Concept: Technology, terrorism, and globalization have changed the lives of Americans living in the new millennium.

Standard 7: Understand the rise and continuing international influence of the United States as a world leader and the impact of contemporary social and political movements on American life. SS.912.A.7.11, SS.912.A.7.12, SS.912.A.7.14, SS.912.A.7.15, SS.912.A.7.16, SS.912.A.7.17

45 Videos & Nonfiction Texts to Replace Mini-Lessons and Lectures!
· Climate Change

· Human Rights Violations

· Kyoto Protocol

· AIDS

· Green Revolution

· United Nations

· Electoral College

· Terrorism

· Jihad

· Social Media

· Youth Vote

· Recession

· 2000 Election

· 2008 Election

· Al Gore

· George Bush

· No Child Left Behind

· Tax Cuts

· Medicare B

· Hurricane Katrina

· Homeland Security

· Patriot Act

· Al-Qaeda

· Osama Bin Laden

· World Trade Center

· Pentagon

· Saddam Hussein

· Colin Powell

· Afghanistan and Iraq Wars

· Nancy Pelosi

· Hillary Clinton

· Barack Obama

· Health Care Reform

· Internet

· Nanotechnology

· Electronic Trading

· Globalization

· Free Trade

· Outsourcing

· Downsizing

· Aging of America

· Immigration

· Bill Gates

· Steve Jobs

· Group of Eight (G-8)

· Social Security

Product includes relevant Social Studies standards, suggested pacing guide for traditional and block classes, along with instructional videos, informational texts and student graphic organizers with space to jot down important details and memory devices (printable or Google Classroom compatible).

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12 pages of 45 No Prep U.S. History Instructional Videos and Nonfiction Passages (Print, Project and Go or Google Classroom compatible)!

45 21st Century Modern U.S. History videos and informational texts for no prep mini-lessons, guided and independent practice!

Perfect for middle school or high school US History, World History, Global History or Social Studies mini-lessons, lectures, informational text passages or nonfiction text reading response activities. Use for homework, assessment, independent work or student activities.

45 Modern 21st Century History videos and printable informational texts for no prep lessons and reading response activities to teach students about Current Evenmts and American Domestic and Foreign Policy in the 21st Century.

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