Determine the central ideas or information of a primary or secondary source; provide an accurate summary of the source distinct from prior knowledge or opinions.

Brown v. Board of Education Topeka Lesson Plan: Explain the significance of key civil rights victories

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This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic Brown v. Board of Education Topeka, and addresses the standard of explaining the significance of key civil rights victories. Students demonstrate understandi...

Civil Rights Lesson Plan: Examine judicial actions and legislative achievements

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This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic Civil Rights, and supports the standard of examining the judicial actions and legislative achievements of the Civil Rights Movement. Students demonstrate und...

September 11th Lesson Plan: Understand the causes and effects of the 9/11 attacks

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This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic September 11th, and deepens students’ understanding of the events that led to the September 11 attacks and their impact on the United States. Students demons...

Money Lesson Plan: Examine positive and negative aspects of currency

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This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic Money, and supports the standard of examining the positive and negative aspects of different forms of currency and barter systems. Students demonstrate under...

Causes of the American Revolution Lesson Plan: Analyze forces that contributed to the American Revolution

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This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic Causes of the American Revolution, and supports the standard of analyzing the economic, intellectual, and cultural forces that contributed to the war. Students demonstrate understanding through a variety of creative projects....

World War II Lesson Plan: Analyze major issues of World War II

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This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic, World War II, and supports the standard of analyzing the major issues of World War II. Students demonstrate understanding through a variety of creative proj...

Native American Traditions Lesson Plan: Analyze similarities and differences between cultures

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This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic, Native American Traditions, and supports the standard of analyzing similarities and differences between multiple cultures. Students demonstrate understandin...

Labor Day Lesson Plan: Identify the impact of the Industrial Revolution on American society

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This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic, Labor Day, and addresses the standard of identifying the impact of the Industrial Revolution on economic and societal changes. Students demonstrate understa...

Louis Armstrong Lesson Plan: Analyze individual development over the course of events

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This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic, Louis Armstrong, and addresses the standard of analyzing an individual’s development over the course of a series of events.  Students demonstrate understand...

Wright Brothers Lesson Plan: Analyze the role of perseverance in innovation

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This lesson accompanies the BrainPOP topic, Wright Brothers, and supports students ’ understanding of the role perseverance plays in scientific innovation. Students demonstrate understanding through a...