Top History and Social Studies Resources for January
EDSITEment offers a wealth of history and social studies lessons, features, and interactives for your classroom. Some of our most popular lessons for January are listed below. We’ve also suggested related lessons. Most of these resources are designed for grades 9-12. All resources are lessons, except where indicated.
- Dr. King’s Dream (Grades K-2)
- More: I Have a Dream: Celebrating the Vision of MLK (feature)
- Martin Luther King, Jr. and Nonviolent Resistance
- Native Americans Role in the American Revolution: Choosing Sides
- Industrial Age in America: Robber Barons and Captains of Industry
- The Birth of an American Empire
- Woodrow Wilson and Foreign Policy
- Mexican Revolution, November 20, 1910 (feature)
- Modernism and Mexico (Humanities article)
- More: Paint the Revolution: Mexican Modernism, 1910-1950* (online exhibition)
- The Debate in the United States over the League of Nations.
- Lesson 1: The Debate in the United States over the League of Nations: League of Nations Basics
- Lesson 2: The Debate in the United States over the League of Nations: Disagreement Over the League
- Lesson 3: The Debate in the United States over the League of Nations: Five Camps: From Voices of Consent to Voices of Dissent
- From Neutrality to War: The United States and Europe, 1921–1941
- Lesson 1: Postwar Disillusionment and the Quest for Peace, 1921–1929
- Lesson 2: Legislating Neutrality, 1934–1939
- Lesson 3: U.S. Neutrality and the War in Europe, 1939–1940
- Lesson 4: The Great Debate: Internationalists vs. Isolationists
- More: America on the Sidelines: The United States and World Affairs, 1931-1941 (interactive)
*NEH-supported exhibition at the Philadelphia Museum of Art.