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American History Teachers' Collaborative Lesson Plan: Social Movements: Through the Public's Eye. Lesson 2: Propaganda from the Late 19th / Early 20th CenturyBy: Tina Gersdorf, M.Ed. 2010 Fellowship Tennessee State Library and Archives(2 – 3 days) Abstract Students will be introduced to propaganda from the Temperance, Suffrage, and Abolition Movements.

American History Teachers' Collaborative Lesson Plan: Social Movements: Through the Public's Eye

They will not be told what the movements are until after they experience and analyze the propaganda. Assessment. Language lesson plans. Critical Thinking Lesson Plans. White House History Classroom. AP US History Unit Notes. The Meaning of Dreams. Activity 1A: A Piece of Your Mind: Brain Anatomy. Coffee good for you, but it's OK to hold back. A study last year found a lower risk of endometrial cancer in coffee-drinking women.

Coffee good for you, but it's OK to hold back

Coffee may prevent type II diabetes and Parkinson's disease, evidence showsIt may also have anti-cancer and antidepressant effectsSome people can't tolerate coffee because of side effectsDoctor: If you don't drink coffee and want to start, ease into it (CNN) -- If you can't get through your day without a coffee break or two, here's good news for you: What scientists know so far suggests coffee may help you stay healthy. As usual with medical research, the operative word is "may. " It's hard to know for sure whether coffee is really causing good effects -- lifestyles or behaviors associated with coffee consumption may also influence health.

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We couldn’t find a Dropbox account matching that email. Click here to create one. or Caps lock is currently on Oops! U.S. History. The 2014 exam is approximately three hours and 5 minutes long and has two parts — multiple choice and free response.

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Each section is worth 50% of the final exam score. Section I: Multiple Choice — 80 questions; 55 minutes. US History Notes, Guides, Practice Tests. 12 Dozen Places To Educate Yourself Online For Free - StumbleUpon. Human Development. Secondary Instruction / 2011-12 9-12 Curriculum Resources. AP United States History Course Home Page. Untitled Document. Common Core State Standards: Literacy in History/Social Studies, Science, & Technical Subjects. Suffragists and Their Tactics - Procedure - Lesson Plans - For Teachers. Back to Lesson Plans Lesson Procedure Activity One (1 class period): Primary Source Analysis - Photos Activity Two (1 class period): Primary Source Analysis - Parades, Picketing, and Cartoons Activity Three (1 class period): Primary Source Analysis - Evaluating Broadsides Activity One.

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Lincoln And Johnson’s Plans for Reconstruction. The Civil War: a Rap Song for Teaching About Abraham Lincoln, Slaves, Confederates, and Battles. Educational Songs with Free Worksheets Song Preview The Civil War: a rap song for teaching about Abraham Lincoln, slaves, Confederates, and battles.

The Civil War: a Rap Song for Teaching About Abraham Lincoln, Slaves, Confederates, and Battles

This song presents important people and events in the American Civil War including Abraham Lincoln and his Emancipation Proclamation and Gettysburg Address, as well as the Confederate commander Robert E. Lee. It mentions generals Ulysses S Grant and Stonewall Jackson, and the battles at Bull Run, Fort Sumter, Antietam, and Gettysburg. This social studies song is suitable for introducing the Civil War to elementary school (4th grade, 5th grade and 6th grade), middle school, high school and home school students, as well as beginning level college classes.

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History | Supreme Court Cases | Proposed Legislation Current Issues Information and lessons on current immigration issues. Each issue has an overview of the controversy; a balanced reading for classroom use; and a lesson plan with reproducible handouts. For a PDF of each lesson plan, you will need to login as a teacher.

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History & Social Studies. Wisconsin Set to Pass Country’s Most Restrictive Voter ID Law. Wisconsin will soon have the what’s arguably the nation’s most restrictive voter ID law.

Wisconsin Set to Pass Country’s Most Restrictive Voter ID Law

The bill was passed through the the Republican-led Senate late last week and is expected be signed into law by Gov. Scott Walker on Wednesday. 12 Dozen Places To Educate Yourself Online For Free - StumbleUpon. Bridging World History. Bill of Rights: You Mean I've Got Rights? 3.9. From Unity to Revolution. American Revolution: Prelude to Revolution. 1763 - The Proclamation of 1763, signed by King George III of England, prohibits any English settlement west of the Appalachian mountains and requires those already settled in those regions to return east in an attempt to ease tensions with Native Americans. 1764 - The Sugar Act is passed by the English Parliament to offset the war debt brought on by the French and Indian War and to help pay for the expenses of running the colonies and newly acquired territories.

This act increases the duties on imported sugar and other items such as textiles, coffee, wines and indigo (dye). It doubles the duties on foreign goods reshipped from England to the colonies and also forbids the import of foreign rum and French wines. 1764 - The English Parliament passes a measure to reorganize the American customs system to better enforce British trade laws, which have often been ignored in the past.

The Civil Rights Act of 1964 and the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission. Background In the 1960s, Americans who knew only the potential of "equal protection of the laws" expected the president, the Congress, and the courts to fulfill the promise of the 14th Amendment. In response, all three branches of the federal government--as well as the public at large--debated a fundamental constitutional question: Does the Constitution's prohibition of denying equal protection always ban the use of racial, ethnic, or gender criteria in an attempt to bring social justice and social benefits?

In 1964 Congress passed Public Law 88-352 (78 Stat. 241). The provisions of this civil rights act forbade discrimination on the basis of sex as well as race in hiring, promoting, and firing. THE NEW AMERICANS . For Educators. Lesson Plan Index > Subjects: (U.S. History, World History), Mathematics. Welcome to the North Carolina Civic Education - Database of Civic Resources. About the Consortium The NC Civic Education Consortium, a program of UNC-Chapel Hill’s Program in the Humanities & Human Values, works to extend the resources of the University to North Carolina’s K-12 educators. We offer quality professional development programs which include access to scholars on key topics, innovative lesson plans, and interactive pedagogical training.

For more about our upcoming teacher trainings, or to inquire about our customized trainings for school districts and educational organizations, click here.To access our Database of K-12 Resources, which includes lesson plans aligned to the NC Essential Standards and activities for use in after school and extra-curricular programs, click here.Questions about the Consortium? Contact Christie Norris, Director of K-12 Outreach at

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