December 11th, 2019

High School Resource: Ask a Rabbi – Hanukkah by History.com

High School Resource Ask a Rabbi: Hanukkah  This video, from History.com’s archives, focuses on the different customs celebrated for Hanukkah. Related NY State Academic Standards: SS.6.4, SS.6.4.a, SS.6.4.b and more! Be sure to check out our Educational Resources, featuring thousands of activities, lesson plans, constructed-response questions, rubrics, teacher resources, multimedia, and more!

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December 4th, 2019

High School Resource: Culture and History of Health Care

High School Resource Culture and History of Health Care Students learn about the effects of culture and history on health care. Related NY State Academic Standards: CDOS.C.3a.BS.1.A, CDOS.C.3a.TS.2.A, CDOS.C.3a.PQ.3.A and more! Be sure to check out our Educational Resources, featuring thousands of activities, lesson plans, constructed-response questions, rubrics, teacher resources, multimedia, and more!

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November 20th, 2019

High School Resource: Thanksgiving Becomes a Holiday by History.com

High School Resource Thanksgiving Becomes a Holiday This three minute video, from History.com’s archives, focuses on how Thanksgiving became an official national holiday and how some of the Thanksgiving traditions that we know today came to be. Related NY State Academic Standards: SS.3.MOV.5.b.2, SS.SSP.3.3.3, SS.SSP.4.2.1 and more! Be sure to check out our Educational Resources, […]

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November 19th, 2019

Middle School Resource: History of the Thanksgiving Day Parade by History.com

Middle School Resource History of the Thanksgiving Day Parade  This video, from History.com’s archives, focuses on the history of the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day parade. Related NY State Academic Standards: SS.8.4.e, SS.8.4.e.4, SS.E.1 and more! Be sure to check out our Educational Resources, featuring thousands of activities, lesson plans, constructed-response questions, rubrics, teacher resources, multimedia, and […]

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November 13th, 2019

High School Resource: Types of Text

High School Resource Types of Text This web-based resource provides a factsheet, game, quiz, and worksheet to help students understand the different types of text including: descriptive, informative, instructional, and persuasive. Related NY State Academic Standards: RL.6.7, RL.6.10, RL.6.11 Be sure to check out our Educational Resources, featuring thousands of activities, lesson plans, constructed-response questions, […]

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November 6th, 2019

High School Resource: Introduction to Research Paper by ECSDM

High School Resource Introduction to Research Paper  During this lesson, students will be introduced to the parts of a research paper. They will understand what is expected of them and choose an event/person to research. Students will also be taught how to use the internet as well as other sources to find information and correctly […]

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October 30th, 2019

High School Resource: Interdisciplinary Study Of Cyclic Change by NYSATL

High School Resource Interdisciplinary Study Of Cyclic Change  Students will learn about the effects of earth’s revolution on seasons. Related NY State Academic Standards: 7.RP.2.a, 7.RP.2.b, 7.G.1 and more!  Be sure to check out our Educational Resources, featuring thousands of activities, lesson plans, constructed-response questions, rubrics, teacher resources, multimedia, and more!

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October 23rd, 2019

High School Resource: Haunted History of Halloween by History.com

High School Resource Haunted History of Halloween by History.com This video, from History.com’s archive, focuses on why Halloween was originally celebrated. Related NY State Academic Standards: SS.6.4, SS.6.4.a, SS.6.4.b.1 and more! Be sure to check out our Educational Resources, featuring thousands of activities, lesson plans, constructed-response questions, rubrics, teacher resources, multimedia, and more!

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October 16th, 2019

High School Resource:  Work in the Media

High School Resource Work in the Media Students will analyze the portrayal of working men and women in the media. Related NY State Academic Standards: CDOS.C.2.1.A, ELA1.C.LR1A Be sure to check out our Educational Resources, featuring thousands of activities, lesson plans, constructed-response questions, rubrics, teacher resources, multimedia, and more!

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October 9th, 2019

High School Resource: Did the Polynesians Discover America? by History.com

High School Resource Did the Polynesians Discover America? by History.com This video, from History.com’s archives, focuses on who the first to discover America could have been before Columbus. Related NY State Academic Standards: SS.5.3, SS.5.3.a.1, SS.7.2.a.2 and more! Be sure to check out our Educational Resources, featuring thousands of activities, lesson plans, constructed-response questions, rubrics, […]

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