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How is the War of 1812 remembered?

How is the War of 1812 remembered?

The presentation gives you the outline of the activities that are available. The info sheets give you basic or in-depth content to research from. This info is freely available. The PPT gives it the lesson framework.
teacherstevenson
War of 1812 Bundle

War of 1812 Bundle

This bundle looks at the causes behind and the events of the War of 1812. There are lessons that look at it from the American POV and a more European PoV
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Native American Tribes Primary Source Readings - U.S. History

Native American Tribes Primary Source Readings - U.S. History

This is a series of five primary source readings plus unit vocabulary/practice test worksheet on the conflict between Native American Tribes and the United States government from 1828-1903. The primary source readings have 7-12 questions each, which are a combination of reading comprehension and DBQs. Each of these print-ready primary source readings can be used as homework assignments, sub plans, or for in-class work and discussion. Primary source readings (most readings are excerpts for purposes of brevity, not full transcripts) included are the following: Cherokee Nation v. Georgia and the Trail of Tears -- Andrew Jackson's 1829 State of the Union Address, John Marshall's Opinion of the Court in Cherokee Nation v. Georgia, Judge Smith Thompson's Dissent, Congressman Edward Everett (Whig-Mass.) speech against Indian Removal Act, John G. Burnett's Eyewitness Account of Trail of Tears. Dakota War of 1862 -- Treaty of Traverse des Sioux (1851), Dakota Chief Big Eagle's Explanation of How the War Began, Trial Transcripts of Chaska Weshankwashtodopee and Chaska-Don. Standing Bear v. Crook: Is an Indian a “Person”? -- Decision of the Court by District Judge Elmer Scipio Dundy. The Massacre at Wounded Knee (1890) -- Sioux Reservation Conditions: General Miles telegram, Official Report by the Bureau of Indian Affairs, Native American Survivor Accounts by Turning Hawk and Dewey Beard. Lone Wolf v. Hitchcock (1903) -- Opinion of the Court by Supreme Court Associate Justice Edward Douglass White. Note: These readings along with more than 80 others will be included in the second edition of my book “Primary Source American History,” along with two mock trials, a mock congress and several dozen projects and review worksheets. If you like this (or the free readings on my store), consider getting the complete set.
teddlem
U.S. History -- American Revolution Primary Source Readings

U.S. History -- American Revolution Primary Source Readings

This selection of primary source readings covers the lead-up to the American revolution, colonial complaints against Britain, and wartime letters. * "Second Treatise on Government" (selection) by John Locke * Mayflower Compact * "The Wealth of Nations" (selection) by Adam Smith * Stamp Act Congress' Declaration of Rights and Grievances * Samuel Adams reading on the Boston Massacre Trial * Samuel Adams Committee of Correspondence reading * "Common Sense" by Thomas Paine (edited down to 2 pages) * Declaration of Independence Worksheet * Abigail Adams wartime letters to John Adams Also contains:  * Study Guide with Vocabulary list and Practice Test worksheet * Colonial Era Research Project with Instructions/Rubric * Worksheet questions for "April Morning" (novel/movie) Note: These readings along with more than 80 others are included in my book “Primary Source American History,” along with three mock trials, two mock congresses and several dozen projects review worksheets. If you like this (or the free readings on my store), consider getting the complete set.
teddlem
Boston Tea Party Escape Room - U.S. History - No Prep!

Boston Tea Party Escape Room - U.S. History - No Prep!

The Boston Tea Party Escape Room will take students on a secret mission around the classroom! This escape room has students decode interesting facts about the Boston Tea Party. This is the perfect resource to introduce the Revolutionary War or to review causes of the American Revolution. The Boston Tea Party Escape Room has students walking around the classroom breaking codes. Students are given a secret code name and sent on a secret mission to help the Sons of Liberty. The codes include ciphers, Morse code, cryptograms and a final 4 digit code based on the decoders/clues. Each clue and code is different. The codes require students to think differently to decipher or decode them. Some codes are easier than others. Some codes require critical thinking to determine what a letter/symbol stands for. Each code will reveal interesting facts about the Boston Tea Party. The use of secret code will keep your students engaged while competing to find the final code. Students can report the final code to you. If you wanted to, you could purchase a 4 digit lock that you program, but it is not necessary at all! No props needed!! This is a NO PREP, PRINT & GO Activity! Students are sent on a “secret mission” and given a back story to ignite their active learning skills. They are given a code name which makes them feel as if they are part of the secret mission. Students practice hands-on, practical problem solving skills all while learning about the Boston Tea Party. Your students will be inspired to think outside the box! The best age range for this resource is 8+. Please look at the preview to determine if this resource works for your age group. Younger students may need some help with some of the more difficult codes. You can use the pre-labeled clues or you can challenge older kids to choose/find the decoder that works for each of the clues. A set of labeled and non-labeled decoders are included for differentiation. A "How to Decode" each puzzle is also included. Once your students try one of my escape rooms, they will beg for more! This activity is for all types of learners, especially kinesthetic. In addition to learning or reinforcing the subject matter, my escape rooms encourage teamwork and critical thinking. As a “timed” challenge, students will be engaged from beginning to end. An answer key and teacher directions are provided. Time needed: 30-60 minutes A 30 page PDF is included.
lisaf5005
Lewis and Clark Escape Room- No Prep!

Lewis and Clark Escape Room- No Prep!

The Lewis and Clark Escape Room will take students on a secret mission around the classroom! This escape room has students decode interesting facts about westward expansion by Lewis and Clark. Sometimes students just need a day of movement around the room! The Lewis and Clark Escape Room has students walking around the classroom breaking codes. Students are given a secret code name and sent on a secret mission to make peace with a Native American tribe! The codes include ciphers, Morse code, cryptograms and a final 4 digit combination based on the decoders/clues. Each clue and code is different. The codes require students to think differently to decipher or decode them. Some codes are easier than others. Some codes require critical thinking to determine what a letter/symbol stands for. Each code will reveal interesting facts about the Lewis and Clark expedition. The use of secret code will keep your students engaged while competing to find the final 4 digit combination. No props needed!! Students can report the final code/combination to you. If you wanted to, you could purchase a 4 digit lock that you program, but is not necessary at all! The best age range for this resource is 8+. Please look at the preview to determine if this resource works for your age group. Younger students may need some help with some of the more difficult codes. You can use the pre-labeled clues or you can challenge older kids to choose/find the decoder that works for each of the clues. A set of labeled and non-labeled decoders are included. An answer key and teacher directions are provided. Time needed: 30-60 minutes A 30 page PDF is included.
lisaf5005
GCSE 9-1 American West - Impact of Western development on Indians

GCSE 9-1 American West - Impact of Western development on Indians

GCSE American West New 2016 Specification Grades 9-1 Could be used for Edexcel, AQA, WJEC, OCR etc. Full Lesson on the impact of Western development on the Indians traditional way of life Looks at the affect of the Railroad, Homestead Act, Cattle Industry and Gold Rush on Indians. Focus on the impact of this development based on hexagon activity and then student focus 8 mark (Importance and Consequence) exam questions which are created, written and peer assessed. All lesson activities and resources included. Part of American West topic 2 and sequence of decline of Indians way of life Please see my other lessons & resources Feedback welcome
MrThorntonTeach
Frontier Wars Prisoners. Australia has a Black History.

Frontier Wars Prisoners. Australia has a Black History.

A pictorial PowerPoint presentation that shows confronting images of Indigenous Prisoners (mostly from northern Australia) wearing neck chains. This was routine practice from the late nineteenth century until the 1940's. There is a questionnaire at the end of the presentation.
gilberto
French and Indian War Lapbook

French and Indian War Lapbook

The French and Indian war was the name given by American historians to the North American colonial wars between Great Britain and France in the late 17th and the 18th century. Use this hands-on tool to explore this time in history. Designed for 3rd - 6th grade, but could easily be adapted for older students as well. Includes all necessary templates, Student instructions and Teacher's/Study Guide. This ebook format includes a downloadable PDF file. Just follow the instructions, cut, fold, glue, and create!
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