History Refined

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This is a fun roleplay game introducing students to the beaver pelt trade in Canada.This activity includes a five minute animated movie that explains how the fur trade started, how Made Beaver Tokens were used and the dynamic of a Canadian trading
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, Government, Canadian History
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Higher Education, Adult Education, Homeschool, Staff
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff, Video Files
$2.00
1
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Here is a lesson about Rock n Roll history and a fun musical activity my students simply loved. This is the story of the first music video played on Mtv.I begin with showing them a (included) Mtv video bumper. This short video clip conveys what kind
Subjects:
U.S. History, Music and Dance, ESL / ELL / EFL
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Higher Education, Adult Education, Homeschool, Staff
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff, Multimedia
$2.00
1
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Here is a fun and easy to use PPT and printable game.My PPT explains how a bill becomes a law, the president's veto power and the succession of assuming the office of The President. I have included a printable game where students can use this PPT or
Subjects:
Civics, Government, U.S. History
Grades:
10th, 9th, 11th, 12th, 8th, 7th
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations, Printables, Games
$2.00
1
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This animated PPT uses cartoon like images to explain who are the characters in the Marbury v. Madison story.The presentation begins with a general introduction to the US Supreme Court. Then it progresses to explain who the characters in the story
Subjects:
Civics, U.S. History, Criminal Justice - Law
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations
$0.50
Digital Download PPT (1.73 MB)
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This activity includes seven essay style questions. I have provided the questions and answers in a PowerPoint Presentation. The numbers on the PPT slides indicate where, in the video, you can find the answer to the respective question. This lesson
Subjects:
Civics, Government, U.S. History
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Higher Education, Adult Education, Homeschool
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations
$0.50
1
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This printable activity relies on The Economist magazine article (included), which discusses the office of the US Presidency and the back-channeling that Presidents engage in, in order to resolve foreign policy challenges.The printable activity
Subjects:
Government, U.S. History, Political Science
Grades:
11th, 12th, Higher Education, Adult Education, Homeschool, Staff
Types:
Activities, Assessment, Printables
$2.00
Digital Download ZIP (5.45 MB)
By History Refined
This is the funniest game you will likely ever come across!Both Thomas Jefferson and Napoleon Bonaparte have slipped on some ice and injured their heads. They cannot quite recall what they agreed to when they inked the deal, know as The Louisiana
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, Government, U.S. History
Grades:
Not Grade Specific
Types:
Assessment, Printables, Games
$2.00
Digital Download ZIP (0.80 MB)
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Here you will find an animated presentation of 65 English Idioms.On the left side of the screen are two people having a conversation using the idiom in conversation. On the right side of the screen is a cartoon like depiction of the idiom.Enjoy,
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Graphic Arts, EFL - ESL - ELD
Grades:
1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations
$0.50
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This animated PPT tells the story of the US Presidency including topics such as; executive orders, presidential privilege, The War Powers Act & more. I used a sharp clean design that I think you'll really like!Enjoy,
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, Civics, U.S. History
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations
$0.50
Digital Download PPTX (0.44 MB)
By History Refined
Here I have created a PowerPoint that introduces (pre-teach) the vocabulary of a very entertaining, five minute, movie about how the electoral college operates. I also explain where the donkey & elephant come from in American history.The movie
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, Civics, U.S. History
Grades:
Not Grade Specific
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations, Activities
$2.00
1
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By History Refined
This PowerPoint Presentation has been specifically designed for Chinese students who attend an international school in China.If you teach in China and you would like your students to have an identifiable email address (identifiable to you, that is)
Subjects:
EFL - ESL - ELD, Study Skills, Tools for Common Core
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Higher Education, Adult Education, Homeschool, Staff
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations, Activities, Homework
$0.50
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This animated PowerPoint Presentation includes maps, the first political cartoon and artwork to tell the story of The Seven Years War.I have used this presentation to to teach 11th and 12 graders studying US history,Enjoy,
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, U.S. History, European History
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Lectures, PowerPoint Presentations
$0.50
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This 18 slide, animated PowerPoint Presentation explains who Martin Luther was and how the The Protestant Reformation unfolded in Europe and changed the lives of so many people.I have also included a quiz in a Word Document as well as an idea you
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, U.S. History, World History
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Higher Education, Adult Education, Homeschool, Staff
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations, Assessment, Printables
$0.50
Digital Download ZIP (5.19 MB)
By History Refined
This presentation includes a PPT, a quiz (printable) and a second animated PPT with quiz answers.This product is based on the textbook The Americans, by Holt McDougal. Here you will find a colorful and animated introduction to Columbus' discovery of
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, Government, U.S. History
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Higher Education, Adult Education, Homeschool, Staff
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations, Activities, Printables
$2.00
Digital Download PPTX (3.01 MB)
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The student is an intelligence officer working for the Canadian government. Their assignment, if they choose to accept it, is to brief the newly appointed Chief of Operations on the current state of affairs concerning the Cold War. The new Chief of
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, Government, Canadian History
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Higher Education, Adult Education, Homeschool, Staff
Types:
Activities, Assessment, Simulations
$2.00
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The PowerPoint introduces the: Purchase of Florida, the Missouri Compromise and the Monroe Doctrine. There is also a mini biography of Andrew Jackson.
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, Civics, U.S. History
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations
$0.50
Digital Download PPT (3.32 MB)
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This simple, yet, animated PowerPoint tells the story of The Pinkerton Detective Agency. Most text books omit the Pinkertons.After I present this PPT. I then show a clip from the opening scene of the TV show; Deadwood. The scene is from season 3,
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, Civics, U.S. History
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Higher Education, Adult Education, Homeschool
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations
$0.50
Digital Download PPTX (0.29 MB)
By History Refined
This activity (primarily for ESL students) is useful in teaching an analogy in a fun way.This activity begins with a PowerPoint Presentation that explains what an analogy is with a simple example. Next, I used maps to illustrate a more complex
Subjects:
EFL - ESL - ELD
Grades:
Not Grade Specific
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations, Activities
$0.50
Digital Download ZIP (0.82 MB)
By History Refined
This expansive and animated PowerPoint discusses the early formation of mercantilism, joint-stock companies, the Glorious Revolution & the Dominion of New England (A unique breed of pirate!).This PPT includes a ten-questions short essay style
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, U.S. History, British History
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Higher Education, Adult Education, Homeschool, Staff
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations, Activities
$2.00
Digital Download ZIP (8.89 MB)
By History Refined
This PowerPoint is an overview of the Cold War. This presentation includes policy explanations, political cartoons and cultural influences.
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, Civics, World History
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Higher Education, Adult Education, Homeschool
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations
$0.50
1
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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

Ten years as a US history teacher.

MY TEACHING STYLE

I use a blended style of teaching, I combine lectures with activity based work.

HONORS/AWARDS/SHINING TEACHER MOMENT

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MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

I have a BA in poltical science and US history.

ADDITIONAL BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

Currently teaching US History in the 11th grade.

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