historical events

Boston Massacre

Stand Alone Task
New Hampshire Task Bank
Emerging America
the Collaborative for Educational Services
U.S. Department of Education Teaching American History Program
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History / Social Studies
Elementary (K-5)

Students will examine three versions of the same historical event, the Boston Massacre, and note important similarities and differences in the points of view. They will analyze and write about these similarities and differences using textual evidence to support their answers. They will...

Curriculum Embedded Task
Literacy Design Collaborative (LDC)
Susan Weston
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6, 7, 8
Middle (6-8)

Students will trace the steps from the discovery of atomic fission to the creation of atomic weapons.

As texts, they will engage the August 6, 1945 New York Times coverage of the Hiroshima detonation, and Life magazine photos from Hiroshima, supported by three videos explaining atomic...