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CTP: Lesson Plan

A Lesson Plan for Connecting to the Past.

Council with the Indians

1. Core Theme: Growing the Nation: Westward Expansion
2. Grade Level: 5/6 Grade, Intervention
3. Estimated duration of lesson: One Class period.
4. The content standards Topic: Expansion. Content Statement: The United States added to its territory through treaties and purchases.
Study Skills and Methods #3: Use primary and secondary sources to answer

Shay's Rebellion

Grade Level:  8th

Estimated Duration of Lesson: two days for computer research and then several days for assignment completion

Content Standards: (Revised Social Studies Standards: Theme: U.S. Studies from 1492 to 1877. Topic: A New Nation. Content Statement 7.