Social Studies

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Celebrate Author Jean Fritz

This playlist includes video adaptations of popular Jean Fritz books as well as an video interview with the noted author.

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Corey Appelbaum
Curriculum Specialist / School Innovations, Charter Schools USA

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This teacher playlist is to help facilitate a lesson about the landmark Supreme Court case that helped bring an end to legalized segregation and integrate the classroom.

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Angela Abawi
Social Studies Classroom Teacher, Douglas County

Holocaust Remembrance Day

Use this playlist in support of lessons on Holocaust Remembrance Day or at any time to help students understand what genocide is and the ongoing significance of the Holocaust.

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Holocaust Remembrance Day

Use this playlist in support of lessons on Holocaust Remembrance Day or at any time to help students understand what genocide is and the ongoing significance of the Holocaust.

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Gwen Smith
Educational Technology & Learning Specialist, SAFARI Montage

A Date Which Will Live in Infamy

This Playlists utilizes primary source material and historical documentaries to summarize the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor and the subsequent United States declaration of War.

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Gwen Smith
Educational Technology & Learning Specialist, SAFARI Montage

Thanksgiving: Then and Now

Almost 400 years ago, the Pilgrims and Native Americans celebrated the first Thanksgiving. Today America still celebrates a national day of Thanksgiving.

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Karen Conen
SAFARI Montage Content Manager, SAFARI Montage

Columbus Day: Fact vs. Fiction

Students will learn about Christopher Columbus and his explorations, including his harsh treatment of the native people encountered by him and his crew.

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Gwen Smith
Educational Technology & Learning Specialist, SAFARI Montage

Constitution Day

Common Core State Standards for Literacy in History/Social Studies Writing Grades 6-8:

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Gwen Smith
Educational Technology & Learning Specialist, SAFARI Montage

Battle of Gettysburg & Walt Whitman's Drum Taps

Standards: Common Core Content Standards for English Language Arts and Literacy 2010

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Voting and Elections

A playlist designed to introduce students to the process of voting and elections in anticipation of the 2012 presidential election.

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