Advanced Placement United States History content
  • Vietnam Oral History Project: Barry Lanham

    Created October 13, 2017
  • Doing Oral History with Vietnam War Veterans

    Created October 11, 2017
    Jack Power, Doing Oral History with Vietnam veterans

    Oral History Interviews that bring students together with veterans help to foster empathy and make history come alive. This lessons offers a step-by-step guide to doing an oral history project with Vietnam War Veterans. 

    What is Chronicling America?

    National History Day 2018: Conflict and Compromise with EDSITEment resources


     

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    A President's Vision

    Texas Humanities offers an examination of some notable American presidents and considers some of the programs that they initiated during their administrations

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    Indigenous Literary Perspectives In Global Conversation

    This resource from the University of Montana, Missoula campus, covers topics in Native American studies including curriculum suggestions from NEH Summer scholars.

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    A President's Vision

    This suite of materials from Texas Humanities offers an examination of some notable American presidents and considers some of the programs that they initiated during their administrations.

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    Teach It

    Teach It from CT Humanities offers online inquiry-based social studies activities aligned with the new social studies framework for grades 3, 5, 8, and high school. Content is designed to connect local events to the American history curriculum. Help build the site by submitting your own materials.

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    Humanities Texas

    Humanities Texas offers a portal to high quality educational resources for K-12 classroom teachers, including professional development opportunities in humanities subjects, teaching awards, the Linden Henk Howell Texas History Initiative, and a rich array of downloadable online content for the classroom.

    What is Chronicling America?

    EDSITEment Resources for National History Day 2016

    The theme of National History Day, Exploration, Encounter, Exchange in History for 2016 is broad enough in scope to encourage investigation of topics ranging from local to world history and across any geographic area or time period. Consider this theme an invitation to look across time, space, and geography to find examples in history of when people took a risk and made a change.