American History

World History Culmination Project

Contributor: Byron Dueck | File type : Teaching Material

This document outlines ideas for a final project in world history, and provides topic ideas and guidelines that apply across projects. Download the document or view it below. ... Read More

Why Should We Teach Government?

Contributor: Arlyn Nisly | File type : Article

Image by Ann Dixon via Pixabay In a recent email exchange, David Yoder asked, “What would be your response to a student asking about why we as an Anabaptist, largely non-politically involved, sc... Read More

Finding Their Place in the World: Teaching History with a Redemptive Perspective

Contributor: Austin Shenk | Length : 3 | File type : Video

Why should you love teaching history? Austin explains the delight of guiding students through the darkness and brilliance of the past. He recommends two trade books that fit into American history c... Read More

PA History Chapter 12 Lesson 4 Climactic Battle of Civil Rights Movement

Contributor: Matt Peachey | Length : 5 | File type : Video

A news clip of Martin Luther King Jr. and the campaign to lift segregation laws in Burmingham, Alabama. Download for offline viewing... Read More

PA History Chapter 11 Lesson 3 Marian Anderson Sings

Contributor: Matt Peachey | Length : 2 | File type : Video

PA History Resources

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This course offers a study of PA geography, geology, history, economics, citizenship, and government. Major PA historical events are related to events happening in the broader USA and world. Ob... Read More

PA History Chapter 1 Lesson 1 Geography

Contributor: Matt Peachey | File type : Teaching Material

Lesson plan for the second lesson of Pennsylvania state history. The geography of the state is discussed and the states that surround it. Download this worksheet now or read it below. ... Read More

PA History Chapter 3 Lessons 6 and 7

Contributor: Matt Peachey | File type : Teaching Material

2 lesson plans for Pennsylvania state history. In the first lesson, students learn about Quakers and other groups that immigrated to Pennsylvania. In the second lesson, students work in groups to lear... Read More

PA History Chapter 4 Lesson 8

Contributor: Matt Peachey | File type : Teaching Material

Lesson plan for Pennsylvania state history. Students work in groups to analyze the First and Second Continental Congress and to summarize the Declaration of Independence. Download this worksheet no... Read More

PA History Chapter 6 Lesson 3

Contributor: Matt Peachey | File type : Teaching Material

Lesson plan for Pennsylvania state history. Students learn about the advantages and disadvantages of various new methods of travel in Pennsylvania in the nineteenth century, including Robert Fulton's ... Read More
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