By contemplating a 'Turning Point in History,' students are encouraged to think critically about events, actions, policies that engendered changes in American history. This assignment provides teachers with a template that not only introduces the
Understanding the significance of the civil war battles is important, and this assignment focuses on that idea. Question for students to think about: How did the outcome of each of these battles impact the North and South?
This document gives US History students the opportunity to assess their understanding of a classmate's presentation. It provides space for students to take notes on key points, and then evaluate the overall presentation by assessing preparation,
Looking for students to make connections in US history by use their historical thinking skills, then this activity is for you! Instructions are simplistic and require group/team participation. Students are given two historical topics (with dates)
This video guide contains questions (and an answer key) for all eight episodes of the History Channels' The Men Who Built America.
It is designed to keep students’ attentive/interested throughout the videos, emphasizing aspects that are important