Student Resources

Student resources are interactive activities collected from around the Web. They can be used to support related lesson plans or as standalone activities in the classroom. Browse our library of student resources by grade level or subject area below.

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History & Social Studies

The Battle Over Reconstruction: Impeachment Timeline

A timeline of the events that lead to the impeachment of President Andrew Johnson in 1867.

History & Social Studies
The Battle Over Reconstruction: Southern Recovery

The Battle Over Reconstruction: Southern Recovery

Beyond the obvious material destruction, there was more to reconstruct in the South than buildings, farms, manufacturing and railroads—there were social and political relationships to rebuild. Yet, it is impossible to understand Reconstruction fully without a grasp of the social and economic upheaval the war brought with it. For the people living through the times, this upheaval created a situation that demanded immediate attention.

History & Social Studies

Anticommunism in Postwar America: Interactive Timeline of the early Cold War years

A timeline of the events of the early Cold War years. Can be used in conjunction with the EDSITEment We The People curriculum unit: Anticommunism in Postwar America, 1945-1954: Witch Hunt or Red Menace?

History & Social Studies
How to Win a World War: East Asia and the Pacific in World War II

How to Win a World War: East Asia and the Pacific in World War II

Map of the World War II Pacific Theater. Use in conjunction with the curriculum unit: American Diplomacy in World War II

History & Social Studies
World War II Diplomacy: Military Lines of Control, Europe

World War II Diplomacy: Military Lines of Control, Europe

Military Lines of Control, Europe: June, 1941 to February 1945. Can be used in conjunction with the curriculum unit: American Diplomacy in World War II

History & Social Studies
World War II Diplomacy: Europe Through the Course of the War

World War II Diplomacy: Europe Through the Course of the War

An interactive map showing the shifting territorial gains, losses, and shifting alliances from June 1941 to February 1945. For use in conjunction with the curriculum unit: American Diplomacy in World War II