Tag Archives: united states history

Starting a Government from Scratch

September 24th, 2018

At the time the Founders were shaping the future of a new country, John Adams suggested the President should be addressed as H”is Excellency” Happily, others recognized that such a title was inappropriate. Though the proper form of address represents Read more

Escaping Slavery: Sweet Clara and the Freedom Quilt

September 24th, 2018

When visiting the recommended website in this lesson, students learn about the Underground Railroad and “walk in the shoes” of an escaping slave. Using the picture book Sweet Clara and the Freedom Quilt, students create a problems/solutions/events chart to help Read more

Starting a Government from Scratch

September 24th, 2018

At the time the Founders were shaping the future of a new country, John Adams suggested the President should be addressed as H”is Excellency” Happily, others recognized that such a title was inappropriate. Though the proper form of address represents Read more

Escaping Slavery: Sweet Clara and the Freedom Quilt

September 24th, 2018

When visiting the recommended website in this lesson, students learn about the Underground Railroad and “walk in the shoes” of an escaping slave. Using the picture book Sweet Clara and the Freedom Quilt, students create a problems/solutions/events chart to help Read more