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This House
Online exhibition presenting the history of the house that stood at 16 Elm Street in Ipswich, Massachusetts, for over 200 years, how it was saved by community members, and how it came to live in the National Museum of American History. Includes a timeline of all of the inhabitants from 1757 to 1961.
Provider: National Museum of American History
Grade(s): 4–8, 9–12
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Timeline: The Civil War and American Art
Illustrated dual timeline. National events before, during, and after the war are set alongside works that anticipate or depict the war.
Provider: Smithsonian American Art Museum
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Grade(s): 4–8, 9–12, General audience
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Treasures of American History: National Challenges
Online exhibit presenting objects from the Smithsonian collection that document the struggles, conflicts, and controversies that have shaped our nation. Topics discussed: American Revolution, slavery, westward expansion, Civil War, women’s suffrage, Great Depression, World War II, Civil Rights movement, and AIDS. Includes a Spanish translation.
Provider: National Museum of American History
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Grade(s): 4–8, 9–12
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What Is a Primary Source?
Lesson in which students learn the difference between first- and second-hand accounts.They examine documents related to the assassination of Abraham Lincoln.Includes student worksheet with guiding questions.
Provider: Smithsonian Institution Archives
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Grade(s): 4–8, 9–12
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What Is a Primary Source?
Lesson in which students learn the difference between first- and second-hand accounts.They examine documents related to the assassination of Abraham Lincoln.
Provider: Smithsonian Institution Archives
State Standards: View state standards for this resource
Grade(s): 4–8, 9–12
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Women's Role in the Civil War
Lesson plan on the ways in which women served in the Civil War, often as nurses, spies, or vivandieres. Students will explore these stories through a video clip and close examination of two dresses and a woman's uniform. Includes background information, guided analysis questions, and full-color primary sources. Accompanies the exhibit The Price of Freedom: Americans at War. Targets grades 3-6.
Provider: National Museum of American History
Grade(s): PreK–3, 4–8
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