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Autumn-Themed Classroom Resources

Explore the season of harvest and migration with lessons, activities, poetry, and song for all grade levels.

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National Hispanic Heritage Month

Celebrate National Hispanic Heritage month with the following lessons, activities, videos, and more for grades K-12.

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Asia for Educators

Asia for Educators is an initiative of the East Asian Curriculum Project and the Project on Asia in the Core Curriculum at Columbia University.

Multimedia; Tool

Arts Across the Curriculum

Our hand-picked resources for all grades help you integrate music and visual arts with social studies, math and science.

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Constitution Day, Grades 6-8

September 17th is Constitution Day. These lessons, activities, and other resources for grades 6 - 8 will help students understand the men and the ideas that created the Constitution of the United States.

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Studying Ancient Egypt

Learn about ancient Egyptians with these lessons and videos, activities, and games for all grade levels.

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Google Search Education

Help your students become better searchers. Google Search Education provides lessons, activities, posters, tips, and webinars to help teachers hone their own and their students’ web search skills.

Background Reading; Lesson Plan; Printable

A Sightseer’s Guide to Engineering

This virtual field trip takes students through each of the 50 states to visit engineering projects. The resource could support social studies or STEM classes.

Background Reading; Multimedia

Teaching Asian and Pacific Islander Heritage

Celebrate Asian Pacific Islander heritage and their contributions to American history and culture with these multidisciplinary curriculum resources for all grade levels.

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Thomas Alva Edison

Thomas Alva Edison: genuis inventor of the electrical age. With these activites, lessons, and resources, students in all grades can learn about the man who created the modern world.

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Transcontinental Telegraph and Railroad, Grades 6-8

Interdisciplinary lessons, activities & resources help students in grades 6-8 discover the engineering triumphs that propelled westward expansion in the 19th Century.

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December Holidays Lessons & Resources, Grades 6-12

Celebrate the holiday season and learn how others celebrate with these lessons and resources on Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, Ashura, Pongal, and New Years for grades 6-12.

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Exploring Impressionism

Students in all grade levels learn about artists’ lives and explore their art with lessons, galleries, activities, and videos.

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Columbus Day, Grades 6-8

Columbus Day is celebrated in the U.S., Spain, and many countries in Latin America. Whether Christopher Columbus is thought of positively or negatively depends on point-of-view. The following themed package for grades 6-8 presents a range of opinions.

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Memorial Day Lesson Ideas, Grades 6-8

Curriculum resources for grades 6-8 that reinforce the meaning behind Memorial Day observances.

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The Story of Stuff

Find short online movies and other resources that explore key features of our relationship with stuff. Resources examine sustainability, national debt, corporate power and democracy, electronics, cosmetics, bottled water, and cap and trade.

Background Reading; Lesson Plan; Multimedia

Executive Branch

Resources for teaching about the Legislative Branch of the Federal Government.

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Teaching about the European Union

Lessons, activities and other resources shed light the EU financial crisis.

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Transcontinental Telegraph and Railroad

Interdisciplinary lessons, activities & resources help students in all grades discover the engineering triumphs that propelled westward expansion in the 19th Century.

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United States Holocaust Museum

This online workshop consists of several video segments based on in-person workshops and includes guidelines and methodological suggestions, historical and artifact photographs, text, and links to related sites within the Museum’s Web site.

Multimedia

United States Mint - Educator Resoures

The United States Mint offers many free educational resources activities, and coin-centric classroom lesson plans covering social studies, language arts, math, and science.

Lesson Plan; Tool

U.S. Inventions Bingo Cards

Make your own bingo cards about notable American inventions! A Call List is provided for the prepared cards or you can use your own clues.

Printable

Veterans Day Activities, Grades 6-8

Lesson plans, activities, and resources for grades 6-8 focus on wartime service and sacrifice.

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Veterans Day Activities

Lesson plans, activities, and resources for all grade levels focus on wartime service and sacrifice.

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Winter-Themed Classroom Resources

These interdisciplinary lessons, activities, and other resources for all grades levels will help students develop an understanding of the mechanisms that bring about seasonal change and how animals have adapted to them.

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