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Timeline map of when the United States acquired major territories, from Family Tree Magazine. Timeline map of when the United States acquired major territories, from Family Tree Magazine. History Timeline, History Facts, Voyage Usa, History Magazine, Teaching History, History Classroom, History Education, Family Genealogy, Dna Genealogy

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Timeline map of when the United States acquired major territories, from Family Tree Magazine.

Benedict Arnold: Hero or Villain? Mini-Poster - Benedict Arnold: Hero or Villain? Mini-Poster, Social Studies: Teacher’s Discovery - Study History, History Education, History Teachers, Teaching History, Us History, History Facts, History Posters, World History Lessons, Teaching American History

Andrew Jackson: Hero or Villain? Mini-Poster

History tends to judge our past leaders as extremes: Benedict Arnold was a traitor! Abraham Lincoln was an American hero! As teachers, it’s tempting at times to present a world as black and white to our students: good or evil, friend or foe, hero or villain. Use this Andrew Jackson mini-poster to help students take off the rose-colored glasses and see beyond the established historical narratives and into the real world of gray. ©2016. 11 x 17 inches. Cardstock.

History tends to judge our past leaders as extremes: Abraham Lincoln was an American hero! Benedict Arnold was a traitor! As teachers, it’s tempting at times to present a world as black and white to our students: good or evil, friend or foe, hero or villa Teaching Us History, History Education, Teaching Social Studies, History Teachers, Teaching American History, Education Posters, American Presidents, Teaching Resources, 8th Grade History

Abraham Lincoln: Hero or Villain? Mini-Poster

History tends to judge our past leaders as extremes: Abraham Lincoln was an American hero! Benedict Arnold was a traitor! As teachers, it’s tempting at times to present a world as black and white to our students: good or evil, friend or foe, hero or villain. Use this Abraham Lincoln mini-poster to help students take off the rose-colored glasses and see beyond the established historical narratives and into the real world of gray. ©2016. 11 x 17 inches. Cardstock.

Benedict Arnold: Hero or Villain? Mini-Poster - Benedict Arnold: Hero or Villain? Mini-Poster, Social Studies: Teacher’s Discovery - Study History, History Education, History Teachers, Teaching History, Us History, History Facts, History Posters, World History Lessons, Teaching American History

Benjamin Franklin: Hero or Villain? Mini-Poster

History tends to judge our past leaders as extremes: Abraham Lincoln was an American hero! Benedict Arnold was a traitor! As teachers, it’s tempting at times to present a world as black and white to our students: good or evil, friend or foe, hero or villain. Use this Benjamin Franklin mini-poster to help students take off the rose-colored glasses and see beyond the established historical narratives and into the real world of gray. ©2016. 11 x 17 inches. Cardstock.

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Sons of Liberty Infographic

Find out more about the Sons of Liberty, a defiant and radical group of young men as they band together in secrecy to change the course of history and make America a nation.

Benedict Arnold: Hero or Villain? Mini-Poster - Benedict Arnold: Hero or Villain? Mini-Poster, Social Studies: Teacher’s Discovery - Study History, History Education, History Teachers, Teaching History, Us History, History Facts, History Posters, World History Lessons, Teaching American History

Benedict Arnold: Hero or Villain? Mini-Poster

History tends to judge our past leaders as extremes: Abraham Lincoln was an American hero! Benedict Arnold was a traitor! As teachers, it’s tempting at times to present a world as black and white to our students: good or evil, friend or foe, hero or villain. Use this Benedict Arnold mini-poster to help students take off the rose-colored glasses and see beyond the established historical narratives and into the real world of gray. ©2016. 11 x 17 inches. Cardstock.

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10 Activities for Teaching Historical Perspective

10 activities to help middle and high school social studies teachers teach historical perspective plus a free download from History Gal.

Mayflower survivors at the first Thanksgiving - my ancestors, Stephen Hopkins and his daughter Constance Hopkins. The Hopkins family was the only family intact after the first winter. Look how few women there were to cook that first Thanksgiving! My Family History, Us History, American History, Pilgrims History, American Idioms, Ancient History, Genealogy Research, Family Genealogy, Genealogy Humor

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Pilgrim Hall, built in 1824, is a gallery museum in the center of historic Plymouth, Massachusetts. The nation’s oldest continuously–operating public museum, Pilgrim Hall houses an unmatched collection of Pilgrim possessions.

The Separatist sects of Puritans, later to be called Pilgrims, were to sail across the Atlantic aboard a ship called the Mayfl World History, Family History, Cc Cycle 3, Teaching History, History Education, Colonial America, May Flowers, Social Studies, American History

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RootsWeb - the Internet's oldest and largest FREE genealogical community. An award winning genealogical resource with searchable databases, free Web space, mailing lists, message boards, and more.

@ Blair Maybe a neat idea for co-op Roanoke, Jamestown and Plymouth: Colonization Lab - engaging activity that helps students grasp the difficulties that colonists had to face. Social Studies Notebook, 4th Grade Social Studies, Social Studies Activities, Teaching Social Studies, Student Teaching, Teaching Science, Teaching Us History, Teaching American History, American History Lessons

Roanoke, Jamestown and Plymouth: Colonization Lab

This engaging group activity helps students to grasp the myriad of difficulties that the colonists of Roanoke, Jamestown and Plymouth had to face. I used this activity before teaching about the these three earliest English colonies as a sort of anticipatory set for the rest of the unit. As students ...

Revolution Sales Pitch Great unit for teaching the Industrial Revolution. The full unit is available for free at .Great unit for teaching the Industrial Revolution. The full unit is available for free at . Teaching American History, World History Teaching, History Education, History Teachers, World History Classroom, 7th Grade Social Studies, Social Studies Classroom, Teaching Social Studies, Classroom Resources

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Great unit for teaching the Industrial Revolution. The full unit is available for free at teachsocialstudies.com.