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Pioneer Perspectives-Diverse Opinions on Westward Migration

The learner will explore the diverse opinions on Westward Migration that various members of a migrating family might have... [more]

Slavery in Virginia
Students will use primary sources to analyze the effects plantation life and slavery had on Colonial... [more]

The Displacement of the Native Americans

Students will demonstrate an understanding of the interaction and conflict between Native Americans and white settlers in the years following the Civil War and examine how those conflicts impacted the Native American way of life on the Great... [more]

Doing History: Life in the Early Republic

By the end of these lessons, the students will have a sense of some aspects of daily life around the turn of the eighteenth century and contrast that with their own lives. They will get a sense of how history is made by both the people who live it and the professionals who research and write... [more]

Impact of Westward Expansion on Indigenous Populations

Students will learn about the impact of westward expansion on Native American... [more]

Understanding primary sources

Students will learn to draw conclusions from primary sources and to share information and interpretations with a small... [more]

A Comparison of Indentured Servants and Slaves

Students will examine and compare the lives of slaves and indentured servants using primary sources and the historical fiction books, Molly Bannaky and Barefoot.

Students will analyze and compare advertisements for runaway slaves. The students will learn that slaves... [more]

Learning about Native Americans through Artifact Analysis and Artwork

Students will learn how a Native American's environment (including the geographic region where they lived) influenced their food, clothing, shelter, and the overall culture of a... [more]