Crash Course US History, produced by John Greene, is an excellent video series on YouTube that provides a student friendly history of the United States of America (from Natives & Spaniards to Obama) in 48 videos. Each video is 10-12 minutes, exploring important movements, people, trends, and eras.
This product provides outlines of the first five videos with a heading/subheading structure to help students take notes as they watch. It also indicates the time in the video when that topic will begin.
(1:40) Topic One
(2:30) Topic Two…
Included in this resource:
- Suggestions of how to use the videos and the outlines in your classroom.
- Individual links to each of the Crash Course videos.
- Outlines for videos #1-5. Topics:
#1 Black Legend, Native Americans and Spaniards
#2 Thanksgiving & Colonizing America
#3 Natives and the English
#4 Quakers, Dutch and the Ladies
#5 Seven Years War and the Great Awakening
*** These are outlines with the topic headings/subheadings to guide note taking, not worksheets with questions.***
NOTE: I do not own or claim rights to the videos. The videos are free and available on YouTube. This is a resource to help students and teachers make better use of this free video series in the classroom. If you have a question on whether this resource is right for you, please ask before purchasing.