LESSON PLANS BY UNIT



 
From Barter to Big Business

  • How to Read a Photograph: Pre-Visit
    The ability to "read" and interpret primary sources can enhance our understanding of history and the work historians do. This lesson uses photographs...

  • Economic Terms
    Students learn the meanings of words related to economics and trade. Then, they make posters depicting one of the words learned. Students also describ...

  • Life at Lyndhurst, Trip
    This trip is designed to give students an understanding of what life was like at Lyndhurst in the 19th century. Visiting an older manor, such as Phili...

  • Upstairs, Downstairs, Lyndhurst Trip 2
    It is difficult for students to understand just what life was like for people of a different time than their own. During this visit to Lyndhurst stude...

  • Writing What We Learned: Post Visit
    Students write about their visits to Philipsburg and Lyndhurst (see other lessons in this unit) comparing one site to another in a newspaper format. C...