American Encounters: U.S. History in Global Context:
Thematic Introduction and Considering Lincoln and the World





Recommended Books:




Implementing a U.S. in Global Context Approach:
RMHS Department Integrated U.S./World Curriculum Share

5-3-1 & 3-2-1 Graphic Organizers for Considering American Encounters: U.S. in Global Context Thematic Approach:



Department Presentation:


Sample Lessons:






The Common Core in the History Classroom:
Looking at Performance Based Writing Assignments

Trent Affair Documents


Bubble.us: Brainstorming and Graphic Organizers (See also "Technology and General Web Resources")
https://bubbl.us/

Sample Primary Source Analysis: Earl Russell to Lord Lyons, Trent Affair
https://bubbl.us/?h=b0bee/14e549/72DqGEgJ30gVM

Common Core Intro and Writing Standards:


Massachusetts Curriculum Framework for English Language Arts and Literacy (MA Common Core)
http://www.doe.mass.edu/frameworks/ela/0311.pdf

Sample Performance Based Writing Assignment, Trent Affair


Performance Based Writing Assignment Template