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USII.1 The student will demonstrate skills for historical and geographical analysis.
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USII.2 The student will use maps, globes, photographs, pictures, and tables.
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USII.3The student will demonstrate knowledge of how life changed after the Civil War.
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USII.4 The student will demonstrate knowledge of the changing role of the United States from the late nineteenth century through World War I.
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USII.5The student will demonstrate knowledge of the social, economic, and technological changes of the early twentieth century.
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USII.6The student will demonstrate knowledge of the major causes and effects of American involvement in World War II.
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USII.7The student will demonstrate knowledge of the economic, social, and political transformation of the United States and the world between the end of World War II.
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USII.8The student will demonstrate knowledge of the key domestic issues during the second half of the twentieth century.
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Objective:

USII.1 The student will demonstrate skills for historical and geographical analysis, including the ability to

  • analyze and interpret primary and secondary source documents to increase understanding of events and life in United States history from 1877 to the present;
  • make connections between past and present;
  • sequence events in United States history from 1877 to the present;
  • interpret ideas and events from different historical perspectives;
  • evaluate and debate issues orally and in writing;
  • analyze and interpret maps that include major physical features;
  • use parallels of latitude and meridians of longitude to describe hemispheric location;
  • interpret patriotic slogans and excerpts from notable speeches and documents.

SOL Review

 

Interactive Activities

 

1. SOL USII PortaPortal Links

2. Kenzer's SOL USII PortaPortal Links

3. Latitude and Longitude Word Document

Study Guides/Research

 

 

SMARTBoard Notebook Activities

1. Latitude & Longitude Lesson

2. Map Practice with hemispheres lesson

Powerpoints

 

 

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Objective:

USII.2 The student will use maps, globes, photographs, pictures, and tables for

  • explaining how physical features and climate influenced the movement of people westward;
  • explaining relationships among natural resources, transportation, and industrial development after 1877
  • locating the 50 states and the cities most significant to the historical development of the United States.

SOL Review

1. Geography SOL Matching Game

2. USA Regions SOL Matching Game

3. Name the Northeast States by matching their location

4. Name the Midwest States by matching their location

5. Name the Southeast States by matching their location

6. Name the States in the Pacific, Northwest & Rocky Mountains

7. Region Matching Columns Game

8. Locate Major Cities SOL Matching Game

9. Learn the State Capitals of the USA Game

10. Physical featurees of the Great Plains SOL Millionaire Game

11. SOL Great Plains Flash Cards

12. Great Plains Matching Game

13. American West and Native American Game

14. American West Flash Cards

15. American West Terms Matching Game

16. Picture American West Test

Interactive Activities

 

1. SOL USII PortaPortal Links

2. Kenzer's SOL USII PortaPortal Links

Study Guides/Research

 

1. SOLPASS USII.2 Detailed Study Guide

Smartboard Activities

1. Westward items

2. Inventions of Industrial Revolution

3. 50 States & Cities SOL USII.2 Notebook

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Objective:

USII.3 The student will demonstrate knowledge of how life changed after the Civil War by

  • identifying the reasons for westward expansion;
  • explaining the reasons for the increase in immigration, growth of cities, new inventions, and challenges arising from this expansion;
  • describing racial segregation, the rise of “Jim Crow,” and other constraints faced by African Americans in the post-Reconstruction South;
  • explaining the rise of big business, the growth of industry, and life on American farms;
  • describing the impact of the Progressive Movement on child labor, working conditions, the rise of organized labor, women’s suffrage, and the temperance movement.

SOL Review

1. Westward Expansion Cloze Quia Activity

2. America after the Civil War Matching Game

3. American West Picture Test 30 questions

4. True or False Quiz on Westward Expansion, Immigration, and Urbanization 15 Questions

5. Westward Expansion & Native American Review Matching Game

6. Industrial Nation Matching Game

7. Industrial Nation People Matching Game

8. American Industry Millionaire Game

9. Immigration & Cities Matching Game

10. The West, Cities, & Progressive Movement Matching Game

11. Westward Expansion, Urbanization, and Immigration Quiz 14 questions

12. Gilded Age 1868-1920 Matching Game

13. Women's Suffrage Ordered list Game

14. Civil War Millionaire Game

15. Reconstruction Quiz

Interactive Activities

 

1. SOL USII PortaPortal Links

2. Kenzer's SOL USII PortaPortal Links

3. 1890-1900's WebQuest/Scavenger Hunt. Use the links provided to answer the questions. Great computer lab activity.

4. 1910 WebQuest/Scavenger Hunt. Use the links to answer the questions. Great computer lab activity.

Study Guides/Research

 

1. SOLPASS USII.3 Detailed Study Guide

Smartboard Activities

1. Westward items lesson

2. Jim Crow Lesson

3. Urbanization lesson by SMART

Powerpoints

Instructionl PowerPoints

1. Instructional USII.3 PowerPoint

2. Westward Expansion Instructional PowerPoint

3. Efforts to Solve Immigration Problems PowerPoint

4. Big Business Industry Instructional PowerPoint

5. The Great Migration Instructional PowerPoint

6. Short Instructional Westward Movement PowerPoint

 

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Objective:

USII.4 The student will demonstrate knowledge of the changing role of the United States from the late nineteenth century through World War I by

  • explaining the reasons for and results of the Spanish American War;
  • explaining the reasons for the United States’ involvement in World War I and its leadership role at the conclusion of the war.

SOL Review

1. Spanish American War Vocabulary Matching Game

2. Remember the Maine Cloze

3. Spanish American War Timeline Ordered List

4. Spanish American War SOL Millionaire Game

5. Spanish American War quiz

6. Spanish American War & Panama Canal quiz

7. Spanish American War & WWI SOL Millionaire Game

8. Famous People of the 20th Century Matching Game

9. World War I Vocabulary Game

10. WWI Allies & Central Powers Matching Columns Game

11. WWI Terms

12. World WWI Timeline Order the events and see a hidden picture

13. World WWI Matching Key Terms

14. WWI Quiz

Interactive Activities

 

1. SOL USII PortaPortal Links

2. Kenzer's SOL USII PortaPortal Links

3. WWI WebQuest/Scavenger Hunt

Study Guides /Research

 

1. Spanish American War Study Guide Online

2. World War I Study Guide Online

3. SOLPASS Detailed Study Guide

Smartboard Activities

1. World War 1 Timeline

2. Causes of WWI hosted by SMART

3. League of Nations lesson by SMART

4. Imperialism

Powerpoints

Instructional PowerPoints

1. Imperialism SOL Instructional PowerPoint

 

 

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Objective:

USII.5 The student will demonstrate knowledge of the social, economic, and technological changes of the early twentieth century by

  • explaining how developments in transportation (including the use of the automobile), communication, and rural electrification changed American life;
  • describing the social changes that took place, including prohibition, and the Great Migration north;
  • examining art, literature, and music from the 1920s and 1930s, emphasizing Langston Hughes, Duke Ellington, and Georgia O’Keeffe and including the Harlem Renaissance;
  • identifying the causes of the Great Depression, its impact on Americans, and the major features of Franklin D. Roosevelt’s New Deal.

SOL Review

1. 1920-1928 Vocabulary Game

2. 1920s People Matching Game

3. 1920s SOL Millionaire Game

4. 1920s Timeline Ordered list to uncover hidden picture

5. 1920s Quiz

6. 1920s Quiz 2

7. Roaring 20s Quiz

8. Roaring 20s Practice Test

9. 1920s Quiz 3

10. Technology & Science Quiz in 1920s

11. Depression & New Deal Matching Game

12. Depression & New Deal Columns Game

13. Depression Quiz

14. Depression Quiz 2

15. Depression & New Deal Quiz

16. 1920s & 1930s Test Review Game

17. Great Depression & New Deal Quiz

Interactive Activities

 

1. SOL USII PortaPortal Links

2. Kenzer's SOL USII PortaPortal Links

3. 1920s WebQuest/Scavenger Hunt

4. Depression & Dust Bowl WebQuest/Scavenger Hunt

5. 1930s Pop Culture WebQuest Scavenger Hunt

Study Guides/Research

 

1. SOLPASS Detailed Study Guide

2. Roaring 20's SOL Study Guide Key Words in Word

Smartboard Activities

1. Causes of Wall Street Crash Lesson

2. Stock Market Crash

3. Roaring 20s

4. Roaring 20s Lesson

Powerpoints

Instructional PowerPoints

1. 1920s & 1930s Instructional PowerPoint

 

Review PowerPoints

1.WWI, New Deal, & 1920s Jeopardy PowerPoint

 

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Objective:

USII.6 The student will demonstrate knowledge of the major causes and effects of American involvement in World War II by

  • identifying the causes and events that led to American involvement in the war, including the attack on Pearl Harbor;
  • describing the major events and turning points of the war in Europe and the Pacific;
  • describing the impact of World War II on the homefront.

SOL Review

1. WWII Terms Matching Game

2. WWII People Matching Game

3. The Rise of Fascism in Europe Cloze

4. WWII Terms & People Game

5. WWII Photo Flash cards

6. WWII People Matching Game

7. World War II Quiz

8. WWII in Europe Quiz

9. Battles of WWII cloze

10. WWII SOL Millionaire Game

11. WWII Desert Storm Quiz

12. World War II Matching Game

13. World War II Millionaire Game

14. World War II Quiz

Interactive Activities

 

1. SOL USII PortaPortal Links

2. Kenzer's SOL USII PortaPortal Links

3. Holocaust WebQuest/Scavenger Hunt

Study Guides /Research

 

1. SOLPASS USII.6 Detailed Study Guide

Smartboard Activities

1. WWII Review

2. World War II Review 2

3. WWII Maps

4. World War II Lesson

5. D-Day & Normandy Lesson

6. Hitler's rise to Power

Powerpoints

Instructional PowerPoints

1. World War II Instructional PowerPoint

 

Review PowerPoints

1. World War II SOL Test Questions PowerPoint

2. World War II True and False PowerPoint

3. World War II Jeopardy 2 PowerPoint

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Lesson Plans 1. Politics and Economics before WWII Lesson Plan (TeacherspayTeachers.com)
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Objective:

USII.7 The student will demonstrate knowledge of the economic, social, and political transformation of the United States and the world between the end of World War II and the present by

  • describing the rebuilding of Europe and Japan after World War II, the emergence of the United States as a superpower, and the establishment of the United Nations;
  • describing the conversion from a wartime to a peacetime economy;
  • identifying the role of America’s military and veterans in defending freedom during the Cold War, including the wars in Korea and Vietnam, the Cuban missile crisis, the collapse of communism in Europe, and the rise of new challenges;
  • describing the changing patterns of society, including expanded educational and economic opportunities for military veterans, women, and minorities.

SOL Review

1. Cold War Matching Game

2. Cold War Quiz

3. Cold War SOL Millionaire Game

Interactive Activities

 

1. SOL USII PortaPortal Links

2. Kenzer's SOL USII PortaPortal Links

Study Guides /Research

 

1. SOLPASS USII.7 Detailed Study Guide

Smartboard Activities

1. Before the Cold War by SMART

2. Before the Cold War 2 by SMART

Powerpoints Instructional PowerPoints

1. USII.7 & US11.8 Modern American Instructional PowerPoint

 

 

Review PowerPoints

1. Post World War II True & False Review PowerPoint

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Objective:

USI1.8 The student will demonstrate knowledge of the key domestic issues during the second half of the twentieth century by

  • examining the Civil Rights Movement and the changing role of women;
  • describing the development of new technologies and their impact on American life.

SOL Review

1. Civil Rights Matching Game

2. Civil Rights Quiz

Interactive Activities

 

1. SOL USII PortaPortal Links

2. Kenzer's SOL USII PortaPortal Links

Study Guides /Research

 

1. SOLPASS USII.8 Detailed Study Guide

Smartboard Activities

 
Powerpoints

1. USII.7 & US11.8 Modern American Instructional PowerPoint

 

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SOL Review

1. 54 Question US History SOL Test

2. US History SOL Review PowerPoint

3. US History SOL Review A PowerPoint

4. US History SOL Review B PowerPoint

5. US History SOL Jeopardy Game PowerPoint

6. Multiple-choice SOL US History PowerPoint

7. Texas SOL US History Test Practice

8. 25 Question Test on US History

9. SOL US History PowerPoint

10. US History SOL Games website


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Teacher SOL Resources:

1. US History Refridgerator SOL Review Cards in Adobe Acrobat

2. US History VDOE Lesson Plans & Assessments in Word

3. US History SOL Study Guide Online

4. 6th Grade US History Visual Representation in Adobe Acrobat

5. SOL US History Resources by SOL

6. SOLPASS SOL Activities & Study Guides

7. SOL US History Links

8. 50 Question SOL US History Test

9. US History Who am I Slideshare PowerPoint

10. Excellent Study Guides, SOL Games, and Test for US History

11.SOL US History Games and Tests

12. SOL Review Cards for US History 1877 to the Present in Adobe Acrobat

13. Pandy Learning SOL Resources to buy

14. Enhanced Scope and Sequence VDOE Lesson plans & websites for each SOL, download in word or pdf)

15. Inspiration Templates Templates organized by subject and grade

16. Download Jeopardy Powerpoint Game Template Fill in the questions and answers and have fun playing Jeopardy! 25 questions board

17. Download Millionaire Powerpoint Game Template Fill in the questions and answers and have fun playing Millionaire!

18. Brainpop Social Studies Movies Movie clips on Social Studies (Subscription)

19. Create SOL Foldables for US History Template and Digital Picture examples

20. Ipad App Beyond Textbooks 2010: American History Games (1865 to the present)

21. Ipad App Beyond Textbooks 2010: American History Test Prep (1865 to the present)


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