Student Activities

94 Result(s)
Grade Range
6-12
Black Death

Activity 3—The Effects of the Black Death

Grade Range
K-5
Hammurabi's Code

Hammurabi’s Code: How does it reflect Babylonian society?

Grade Range
6-12
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.

Grade Range
6-12
The Kansas–Nebraska Act: Interactive Map

An interactive map of the U.S. in 1854 that allows users to see the economic, demographic, and political makeup of regions and states at the time. Under the Kansas–Nebraska Act of 1854, popular sovereignty allowed the settlers of a federal territory to decide the slavery question without interference from Congress.

Grade Range
6-12
The American Civil War: On the Eve of War

A student interactive that uses a series of animated maps to summarize all the factors and statistics on the United States on the eve of the American Civil War. Click on the various tabs across the bottom of the interactive to bring up the different statistical maps.

Grade Range
6-8
On the Eve of War: Civil War Commanders

An interactive that introduces the principal generals on both sides of the American Civil War, listing biographical and military history information.