Features

Features are highlighted collections of resources that can be used to support related lesson plans or as standalone activities in the classroom. Browse our library of features by grade level or subject area below.

History & Social Studies
The Mexican Revolution: November 20th, 1910

The Mexican Revolution: November 20th, 1910

The year 2010 marks the centennial (El Centenario) of the Mexican Revolution, an uprising that took place roughly between 1910 and 1920, recognized as the first major political, social, and cultural revolution of the 20th century.

History & Social Studies
The Constitution of the United States of America

The Constitution of the United States of America

Constitution Day commemorates the signing of our supreme law in 1787. EDSITEment's resources cover the Constitutional Convention, the text of the Constitution, the federalist debates, and much more.

History & Social Studies
We the People Bookshelf: A More Perfect Union

We the People Bookshelf: A More Perfect Union

The We the People Bookshelf theme, “A More Perfect Union,” is the literary complement of library programs observing the sesquicentennial of the Civil War in American history and culture.

History & Social Studies
"Andrew Jackson: Good, Evil, and the Presidency" on PBS

"Andrew Jackson: Good, Evil, and the Presidency" on PBS

This classroom guide assists teachers who wish to use PBS's documentary film "Andrew Jackson," with accompanying lessons and other resources.

History & Social Studies
Beauty, Culture, and History Hidden in Afghanistan

Beauty, Culture, and History Hidden in Afghanistan

In celebration of a museum exhibit dedicated to Ancient Afghan history, check out EDSITEment resources on the Silk Road and South Asia.

History & Social Studies
Democracy in America: Alexis de Tocqueville's Introduction

Democracy in America: Alexis de Tocqueville's Introduction

A guide to Alexis de Tocqueville's landmark work surveying American republicanism in the 1830s.