US History 1877 to Present

General Information

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Activity
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Pacing and Scope & Sequence Suffolk Public Schools Pacing and Scope & Sequence Documents
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Curriculum Reference Guide for Parents Suffolk Public Schools Pacing and Scope & Sequence and SOL Descriptions
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1st & 3rd NW Review Notes
2nd & 4th NW Review Notes
District review notes for students and parents
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Reconstruction
Geography of US
Historical Analysis
Westward Expansion
Industrialization & Immigration
Progressive Movement
Segregation
1920's
Changes in American Life
Social Change
Great Depression
Spanish American War
World War I
Native Americans
Content Vocabulary 1st & 3rd NW
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Influential People
WWII
Post WWII
Cold War
Civil Rights
Technologies
Geography of the US
Historical Analysis
Content Vocabulary 2nd & 4th NW
2nd or 4th NW Vocab (All)
2nd or 4th NW Vocab (After Midpoint)
2nd or 4th NW Vocab (Up to Midpoint)
1st or 3rd NW (After Midpoint)
1st or 3rd NW (Up to Midpoint)
1st or 3rd NW (All)
Quizlet Flashcard Review activities
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Virginia Department of Ed Standards and SOL-based Instructional Resources
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Primary Source Learning Work with images of real documents to question, think and gather knowledge
History Now Online journal of American history
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SOL Enhanced Specific activites by SOL created by TTAC
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Connecting the Past to the Present Select an SOL for a comprehensive list of suggested activities
American Memory Primary sources database from the Library of Congress
Picture History An online archive of images and film footage illuminating more than 200 years of American history
Connecting Books to SOL's A database of over 2,000 works of literature and their connection to the Virginia Standards of Learning
Shmoop Shmoop will make you a better lover of literature and history.
Folkstreams Documentary films about American roots cultures
Cartoon Analysis Worksheet for evaluating political cartoons
Digital History Supports the teaching of American history in K-12 schools

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USII.1 The student will demonstrate skills for historical and geographical analysis and responsible citizenship.

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USII.2  The student will use maps, globes, photographs, pictures, and tables.

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Activity
Description
Zoom into Maps This activity introduces historical maps from the American Memory collections.

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USII.3 The student will demonstrate knowledge of the effects of Reconstruction on American life.

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Description
Life Changes After the Civil War SOL Pass activities
Westward Expansion
America Changes after the Civil War
American Industry

Quia activities
The Civil War Webquest on the Civil War
The U.S. Civil War 1861-1865 Timeline of events
The Growth of Industry Mini-Webquest
Rise of Industrial America Mini-Webquest
History of the Automobile Mini-Webquest

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USII.4 The student will demonstrate knowledge of how life changed after the Civil War.

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Activity
Description
Life Changes After the Civil War SOL Pass activities
Westward Expansion
America Changes after the Civil War
American Industry

Quia activities
The Civil War Webquest on the Civil War
The U.S. Civil War 1861-1865 Timeline of events
The Growth of Industry Mini-Webquest
Rise of Industrial America Mini-Webquest
History of the Automobile Mini-Webquest

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USII.5 The student will demonstrate knowledge of the changing role of the United States from the late nineteenth century through World War I.

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Activity
Description
The Spanish American War SOL Pass activities
Spanish-American War Vocabulary
Spanish-American War Timeline
SP/AM War & World War I Review

Quia activities
And You Are There. . . . World War I Webquest

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USII.6 The student will demonstrate knowledge of the social, economic, and technological changes of the early twentieth century.

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Activity
Description
Jazz in the Schools Timeline, Listen and Learn about the Artisits

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USII.7 The student will demonstrate knowledge of the major causes and effects of American involvement in World War II.

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Activity
Description
Major Events and Turning Points of WWII Interwrite activity
World War II
World War II Challenge Board
World War II Matching

Quia activities

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USII.8 The student will demonstrate knowledge of the economic, social, and political transformation of the United States and the world between the end of World War II and the present.

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USII.9 The student will demonstrate knowledge of the key domestic and international issues during the second half of the twentieth and early twenty-first centuries.

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Review

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Activity
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2011 Released Test Items
2007 Released Test Items
Poquoson Review Quiz
Study Maps Study Maps created by Henrico Co. teachers
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Puzzle Maker Use their word lists or create your own to generate crosswords, word searches or word scrambles
ePat
Practice Assessment Tools
(must install ePat Launcher before using)
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Interactive Quizzes and Practice SOL Tests Activities based on SOL Released Test Items
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US History II 1st or 3rd Nine Weeks Content Review Review Notes for Parents and Students

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Interwrite
Interwrite Crickets
Inspiration

Kidspiration

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PowerPoint
Publisher
QuizNet
Research Activity
SMARTBoard

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Webquest

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