This unit covers content from the Spanish American War through World War 1.
The final portion of the unit, in which students are researching and writing, spans 2–4 weeks.
The task for this unit is to write a formal 10‐page research paper on any topic in American history.
Specific curricular resources include close reading activities on the temperance movement, Harlem Renaissance, statistics from the Great Depression, and the Dust Bowl.
Additionally, there is a primary source deep dive on writings by John Steinbeck, a graphic organizer on the New Deal, and a DBQ ...