Tim Thompson
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History Detective Report - I LOVE that this asks kids to come up with the questions and find the answers on their own.  Great homework assignment before starting a new SS unit!

History Detective Report - I LOVE that this asks kids to come up with the questions and find the answers on their own. Great homework assignment before starting a new SS unit!

AMERICAN HISTORY!!  Black people did not "come to this country seeking a better life." They were kidnapped from their homes in Africa, dragged in chains and loaded onto slave ships--treated not like human beings but like things, commodities to be traded and used to enrich others. Tens of millions of enslaved Africans died before even reaching America, so terrible were the conditions on the slave ships. Those who survived the trip and were then sold to plantation owners.

AMERICAN HISTORY!! Black people did not "come to this country seeking a better life." They were kidnapped from their homes in Africa, dragged in chains and loaded onto slave ships--treated not like human beings but like things, commodities to be traded and used to enrich others. Tens of millions of enslaved Africans died before even reaching America, so terrible were the conditions on the slave ships. Those who survived the trip and were then sold to plantation owners.

Check out these researched-based, best teaching practices and share with us the ways you already use them in your classroom.

Check out these researched-based, best teaching practices and share with us the ways you already use them in your classroom.

Information about Westward Expansion and the amount of time it took for the United States to achieve Manifest Destiny.

Information about Westward Expansion and the amount of time it took for the United States to achieve Manifest Destiny.