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100 Years Later: The Armenian Genocide and Denial
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This lesson plan covers the Armenian Genocide and its effects on the world, and includes a procedural outline as well as discussion questions and activities.

Subject:
Social Studies
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Provider:
Center for Middle Eastern Studies, The University of Arizona
Date Added:
05/11/2017
10 FRED Activities in 10 Minutes
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This guide takes users through 10 step-by-step activities on FRED®, the free online economic database of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, to show how quickly and easily it is to find and graph economic data and save and share them as a custom graph. The FRED database includes more than 390,000 economic data time series from dozens of national, international, public, and private sources. FRED allows users to combine and display data with an easy-to-master mix of tools. With just a few minutes of practice, anyone can use FRED to tell a story using data. The dataset used for these activities is real gross domestic product (GDP).

Subject:
Social Studies
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Provider:
Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
Date Added:
04/19/2017
The 1183-1185 Hajj of Ibn Jubayr and Teaching Islam
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The goal of this unit is to guide students in a study of the early Islamic World through the eyes of a 12th century Spanish pilgrim, Abul-Husayn Muhammad ibn Ahmed ibn Jubayr, who undertook the Hajj in 1183 and traveled extensively throughout the Islamic world before his return to Spain, meticulousy documenting his travels.

Subject:
Social Studies
Material Type:
Unit of Study
Provider:
Yale-New Haven Teachers Institute
Date Added:
05/26/2017
1.2 Sociological Perspectives on Social Problems
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This resource defines sociological imagination and the beliefs and assumptions of functionalism, conflict theory, symbolic interactionism, and exchange theory.

Subject:
Social Studies
Material Type:
Reading
Provider:
University of Minnesota
Date Added:
09/27/2017
The 13 Colonies - 1700s
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Explore climate and latitude relative to the settlement of the original 13 colonies.

GeoInquiries are designed to be fast and easy-to-use instructional resources that incorporate advanced web mapping technology. Each 15-minute activity in a collection is intended to be presented by the instructor from a single computer/projector classroom arrangement. No installation, fees, or logins are necessary to use these materials and software.

Subject:
American History
Material Type:
Lesson
Provider:
Michigan Virtual
Author:
GRACE Project
Date Added:
12/27/2016
The 13 Colonies: Life in Early America
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This site provides information about colonial America, the immigration of different groups, commerce and industry, politics, and the influence of the church. Students will learn about the factors that categorized all of the American colonies, as well as the differences between the northern, middle and southern colonies. A video is included as well as a quiz.

Subject:
Social Studies
Material Type:
Lesson
Lesson Plan
Presentation
Questionnaire
Reading
Provider:
Education Portal
Author:
Education-Portal.com
Date Added:
02/26/2019
The 13 colonies — 1700s
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Explore climate and latitude relative to the settlement of the original 13 colonies.

Subject:
American History
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Author:
ESRI
Date Added:
04/12/2020
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1619 Project Curricular Materials
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The 1619 Project, inaugurated with a special issue of The New York Times Magazine, challenges us to reframe U.S. history by marking the year when the first enslaved Africans arrived on Virginia soil as our nation's foundational date. This resource includes reading guides, activities, and other classroom materials from the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting.

Subject:
English Language Arts
Social Studies
Material Type:
Reference Material
Author:
Dr. Leonora Austin
Date Added:
11/19/2020
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1619 Project Curricular Materials
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The 1619 Project, inaugurated with a special issue of The New York Times Magazine, challenges us to reframe U.S. history by marking the year when the first enslaved Africans arrived on Virginia soil as our nation's foundational date. This resource includes reading guides, activities, and other classroom materials from the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting.

Subject:
English Language Arts
Social Studies
Material Type:
Case Study
Homework/Assignment
Primary Source
Reference Material
Author:
YVETTE WALKER
Date Added:
06/07/2020
1619 Project Curricular Materials
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The 1619 Project, inaugurated with a special issue of The New York Times Magazine, challenges us to reframe U.S. history by marking the year when the first enslaved Africans arrived on Virginia soil as our nation's foundational date. This resource includes reading guides, activities, and other classroom materials from the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting.

Subject:
English Language Arts
Social Studies
Material Type:
Reference Material
Author:
Ben Owens
Date Added:
11/26/2019
16.4 Issues and Problems in Education
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This resource discusses how and why social inequality in the larger society manifests itself in higher education, describes the extent of school violence and the controversy over zero-tolerance policies, and describes how schooling in the United States helps perpetuate social inequality.

Subject:
Social Studies
Material Type:
Reading
Provider:
University of Minnesota
Date Added:
08/17/2017
The 1828 Campaign of Andrew Jackson and the Growth of Party Politics
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Changes in voting qualifications and participation, the election of Andrew Jackson, and the formation of the Democratic Party"”due largely to the organizational skills of Martin Van Buren"”all contributed to making the election of 1828 and Jackson's presidency a watershed in the evolution of the American political system.

Subject:
American History
Material Type:
Lesson
Provider:
National Endowment for the Humanities
Provider Set:
EDSITEments
Date Added:
09/06/2019
1860: The Election that Led to War
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In this lesson, students will use information to draw conclusions from maps, charts, and graphs. After analyzing the information, they will determine the 1860 election results and the impact of the results on the Civil War.

Subject:
Social Studies
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Provider:
National Park Service
Date Added:
08/03/2018
18th Century Reforms
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State guidelines address various antebellum (pre-Civil War) reform movement - Abolition, Education, Women's Rights

Subject:
American History
Material Type:
Lesson
Provider:
Michigan Virtual
Author:
JL Fleming
Date Added:
09/19/2017
1914: Identifying Players and Perspectives - A World War I Collaborative Activity
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In this collaborative activity, student groups are given a packet of primary source documents that relate to a specific country's role in WWI. Students are tasked with identifying their assigned country by examining the documents.

Subject:
Social Studies
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Provider:
The MacArthur Memorial
Date Added:
04/07/2017