LESSON PLANS BY UNIT



 
Colonial Albany: Everyday Evidence

  • Pre-Test & Discussion
    Administer the pre-test and discuss the essential question for the unit, "What do you know about life in Albany 200 years ago?" Structure this initi...

  • Newspaper Analysis
    Examining historic records, in this case a 1798 newspaper, offer students a different, sometimes clearer, understanding of specific periods of time. ...

  • Schuyler Mansion, Post-visit lesson
    Touring an 18th century Georgian Mansion decorated and furnished for the period offers a wealth of everyday "visual" evidence. This lesson tests stude...

  • Post Test & Discussion
    This is the closing analysis for the unit, Everyday Evidence. Students retake the test they took at the beginning of the unit and compare prior and a...