Lesson plans and classroom resources aligned with the 8th grade curriculum (1st & 2nd Semester)
Last Updated: May 16, 2011
- 14 Units to Learn How a Bill Becomes a Law
Welcome to the wonderful world of legislation. German politician Otto Von Bismarck allegedly asserted that "If you like laws and sausages, you should never watch either one being made." Despite his admonition, How A Bill Becomes A Law will tempt fate by looking behind the scenes at the legislative process in Congress.
- BioClassroom: John & Abigail Adams
John and Abigail Adams: Love and Liberty delivers the story of love, trust and sustained faith the Adams’ shared. With fascinating background from historians such as David McCullough, excerpts from John and Abigail’s letters, and eloquent narration, this one-hour documentary shows how the partnership between these two individuals colored John Adam’s Presidency and shaped the foundation of American democracy.
- National Archives: Revolution and the New Nation (1754-1820s)