Individual Lesson Plans

Concept Formation Lesson Plan

In this lesson, students learn about discrimination as a historical concept through the examination and analysis of different examples throughout American history.

Socratic Seminar Lesson Plan

In this lesson, students apply the themes of American Westward Expansion in an analytical discussion of John Gast's 1872 "American Progress" painting.

Inquiry Lesson Plan

In this lesson, students learn about the differing historical perspectives of Booker T. Washington and W.E.B. duBois regarding the discrimination and inequality of the Jim Crow era.

Structured Academic Controversy

In this lesson, students examine and debate the reasons for and against the League of Nations following the conclusion of World War I.