EDSITEment's Back-to-School Lesson Plans

Interdisciplinary multimedia resources for your classroom this fall.

  • Planilla de aprendizaje para el estudiante: Esperanza renace de Pam Muñoz Ryan

    Created July 26, 2012

    John Newton, slave ship captain turned preacher and author of “Amazing Grace,” born

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    July 24, 1725

    Frederick Douglass makes his dramatic escape from slavery in Maryland

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    September 3, 1838

    Alexander Hamilton–Aaron Burr duel

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  • Launchpad: Benjamin Franklin's Virtues

    Created July 6, 2012
    The Supreme Court by PBS

    PBS: The Supreme Court

    The Supreme Court is a four-part series examining the nation's highest court, from its earliest days until Bush v. Gore. The site features a series of lesson plans, learning games, interviews, and more.

    Nikola Tesla, Serbian-American inventor, born

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    Stonewall Jackson

    Seven Days' Battles

    The Seven Days’ Battles, June 25–July 1, 1862, the decisive engagements of McClellan's Peninsula Campaign included Confederate Balloon Reconnaissance. "Jeb" Stuart became legend by executing his famous “Ride around McClellan.” Hosted by the Encyclopedia of Virginia.