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Attitudes about the New Deal graphic organizer

Use this graphic organizer to help students chart how people's attitudes towards the federal government changed because of the New Deal. This worksheet is part of the activity "A "Great Cause for Better Citizens"? Attitudes towards the New Deal."

Civilian Conservation Corps presentation

This short presentation includes background information about FDR's "Tree Army," a link to a video about young men in the CCC, and instructions for the activity outlined in "FDR's Tree Army: Personal Turning Points in the CCC."

The Bracero Program, 1941-1945 presentation

This presentation outlines the goals of the Bracero Program, the people who joined, and the results of the program during World War II. It also includes instructions for the corrido-writing activity outlined in "Nos creemos Americanos: Braceros in [...]

African Americans Workers and Conflict on the Homefront worksheet

This worksheet helps students analyze three primary sources as part of the activity "African American Workers: Conflict on the Homefront."

Active Viewing Worksheets for The Life and Times of Rosie the Riveter

This viewing guide and associated activities will help students analyze propaganda images of women workers during World War II and compare them with the real experiences of women. The instructions for using the film and viewing guide can be found [...]

Slave Laws and Pedro's Walk worksheet

This worksheet will help students complete the activity "Colonial New York Slave Codes: Pedro's Walk."

Many Passages: Writing History worksheet

This worksheet, for use with the "Many Passages: The Voyage of the Slave Ship Brooks" activity, helps students learn how to make inferences based on historical data.

Item Type: Worksheet
Declaration of Independence worksheet

This worksheet has students put an excerpt from the Declaration of Independence into their own words.

Liberty for All Petition worksheet

Students use this worksheet with the Liberty for All activity to write from one of three points of view about liberty and the American Revolution.

Appomattox Marker

This monument outside Appomattox Court House in Appomattox County, Virginia marks the site of General Robert E. Lee's surrender to General Ulysses S. Grant on April 9, 1865, effectively ending the Civil War. It was erected in 1929 by a memorial [...]

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