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There are 7 web lessons. Displaying lessons 1 through 7.
People of the West

Students will research and identify key facts about men and women of the Westward... [more]


What is a Primary Source?

To introduce the concept of primary sources, the value of primary sources, and be able to identify and interpret artifacts and primary source documents to understand events in... [more]


The Great Depression: Eating on a Shoestring

Students will explore the realities of feeding a family on a very limited budget by comparing the cost of living in the 1930s to the cost of living today. Using primary documents and technology to make the comparison, the class will consider the impact of the economy on citizensí health and... [more]


The Story of the American Indians

This lesson introduces the concept that Indians adapted to the areas of the American continents in which they were located. The students will study and compare the different American Indians tribes, their rituals, daily lives, and their impact on the Europeans who came later to the... [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]