07.06 Bring on the Reform!
Can one small act of kindness really make a difference?
07.06 Bring on the Reform!Acts of KindnessText Version
Image: Girl with a box of canned goods.
Text: A child donates a box of canned food.
01.02 Monotheistic Religions: Objectives
Common Roots, Roots of Conflict
Have you ever disagreed with a family member about something important? Have you ever seen your neighbors or members of
your community argue over an issue? What about students in you
05.06 Friend or Foe, Mexico Assignment
Step One: Study these two maps and answer the questions that follow.
1. Describe events that explain the border differences between these maps. Use
information from the maps and the lesson in your response. Use compl
06.02 Factory Workers
Explore these daily schedules for two 12-year-olds. How are they alike? How are they different
from your daily schedule?
06.02 Factory WorkersDaily ScheduleText Version
Animation shows the schedules of two 12-year-old bo
01.03 The Expansion of Islam: Objectives
Side by Side
You return home and login to Facebook. A flurry of comments and posts fill your wall. You discover that a club you belong to has
implemented a new measure that mandates you wear black jeans and a solid
01.01 Set the Stage: Objectives
Set the Stage
You're a teacher with one student. Over time, your class size begins to grow exponentially. What might be
the repercussions of such growth? How could you, as one person, maintain authority over such a large
Module 1 Study Guide
1. How do tools of geography help us learn about history? Provide examples of each of the
tools described in this lesson. What are the advantages and disadvantages of each of these
2. Identify regions on a map. (North, Sou
05.00 Introduction to Movement
05.01 It's Manifest Destiny!
Examine this painting one section at a time. What does the painting tell you about westward
expansion in the United States? Imagine yourself in the
05.04 New Land!
Would you have survived the journey to the West? Try this game to find out.
05.04 New Land!Journey to the WestText Version
Introduction: You are about to embark for a new home in the West. You have your horse
05.02 A Native Dilemma
Has someone ever made you to go somewhere you did not wish to go? Perhaps you took a year of
karate, though you disliked the class. Maybe your family had to move far away from friends. Or perhaps
you had to play outside
05.06 Friend or Foe, Mexico?
Watch the video below of Reporter McQuill on the scene at the U.S. Capitol where President James K.
Polk is discussing Mexico.
05.06 Friend or Foe, Mexico?U.S. CapitolText Version
"Hello! I am Reporter McQuill on
Is It Really a Good Idea?
What are the consequences of good ideas? Many inventions have a great impact on
society. Unfortunately, some inventions have drawbacks along with the benefits that
they give to society. Explore the
06.05 Jacksonian Democracy
Examine the headlines below. How is this possible?
Animation shows a newspaper with headlines and images.
The headlines are:
Popular Vote Winner Loses th
03.04 We Can Make a Difference!
The year is 1787. The place: Philadelphia. You are a young newspaper reporter, eager to make a name
for yourself in the new United States.
In the e
03.05 For the Common Good
What is your idea of a perfect government? What rules and laws would you like to see? The Framers
did not think the Constitution was perfect. However, they did believe it would be better than the
government under the
04.01 Making a President
04.03 American Voices
Americans took the first U.S. Census in 1790. Imagine the year is 1800, the year of the second
official U.S. Census. You work for the U.S. Census Bureau and visit this house. Look around the
room. Who do you think might
04.04 Jefferson Brings Change!
Think of a time you, a friend, or a family member found a sweet deal. Perhaps you found a great shirt on
sale. Maybe your friend bought a favorite movie at a garage sale. What do you think of the offer below?
04.02 A Worthy Successor
Americans and people around the world recognize the White House. History happens daily in this
famous symbol of the U.S. government and residence of the president. John Adams was the second
president of the United Sta
04.06 We Will Not Fall!
Image of a sunset and sunrise
Oh, say can you see by the dawn's early light
What so proudly we hailed at the twilight's
07.01 Are You Awake?Article Frame Profile Template
Author: Timothy Keyes
Date: April 24, 2014
Tell our audience about the artifact.
An amazing historical lyric sheet was discovered in an attic. It is a collection of
04.05 Heroes of the Wild
How far have you traveled? Think about the different things and people you would find if you left your
house, your county, or your state.
Animation showing images of house, a county,
03.06 Know Your Rights!
Imagine if the government could limit what you are allowed to read or write. What if the government could
forbid you from practicing the religion of your choice? Think about how you would feel if the government
06.04 A Southern View
The name Osceola graces many places in the United States today, from schools in
Florida to a town in South Dakota. Who was this man? Reporter Verity had a chance to
interview Osceola of the Seminole Indians and General T
06.06 War on the Bank!
Becoming a teenager can be tough at times. It is an age defined by power struggles. This teen
and her mother struggle over who should have the power to make decisions. Take a few
minutes to listen to their beliefs.
01.03 The Expansion of Islam Travel
Answer the questions with notes from your reading as
you complete the lesson.
1. Where did Islam spread, and what modern regions
have large Muslim populations?IslamspreadfromMeccatoMedina
World War II Vocabulary
These need to go on Index Cards
Nazism- Adolf Hitler leader of Nazi party believed Germans were superior race, after Great Depression
raised unemployment all German institutions were brought under Nazi control or closed. Opponents
3.03 Who Has the Power?
In this assignment you will write a letter to your commanding
officer explaining the powers and weaknesses of congress under
the Articles of Confederation.
Confidential Letter, December 1786.
Dear Lieutenant Major Reginald Br
About the 1st Amendment
By cfw_Insert Name Here
Today, you probably went to church or a book
club. You probably read a magazine, or a
newspaper. You can do these things because of
the first amendment.
What is the 1st Amendment?
The first am
03.02 Recipe for AmericaChart
Group that contributed to American One significant contribution from this Explain how the contribution affected
society and culture.
group on American society and/or American society and/or culture. (Hint
What did A