US history

Lesson plan: After helping Pilgrims, today’s Wampanoag tribe fight for their ancestral lands

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Have students examine current issues facing the Wampanoag people, the ancestors of the Native American tribes who welcomed and helped the Pilgrims. Continue reading

Educator Voice: Teachers discuss teaching plans and experiences from 9/11

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Educator Lisa Kapp of St. Ann’s in Brooklyn. September 11 was just her second day of teaching and she watched the attack from her office.…read more

Daily News Lesson: Discussing 9/11 and partisan polarization with your students

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Discuss the impact of 9/11 on the country’s politics and polarization Continue reading

Educator Voice: Reflections as I approach my 20th year of teaching

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Schools across the U.S. have worked to adapt to the pandemic, as teachers and students increasingly worry about showing up to school with the looming…read more

Daily News Lesson: Latino immigrants’ long history in U.S. baseball displayed in new bilingual exhibit

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Explore the long history of Latinos playing baseball and how they changed the sport in the U.S.  Continue reading

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