High School US History Syllabus Resource & Lesson Plans

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24 chapters in High School US History Syllabus Resource & Lesson Plans

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Lesson 1 - President Jefferson's Election and Jeffersonian Democracy  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - Thomas Jefferson's Presidency: Louisiana Purchase, Lewis & Clark, and More  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Barbary Pirates, Napoleonic Wars and Embargo of 1807  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - President Madison and the War of 1812  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - James Madison After the War of 1812: The Era of Good Feelings  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - James Monroe's Presidency: The Monroe Doctrine  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - John Marshall's Supreme Court During the Virginia Dynasty  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - Economic Expansion in the 1800s: Slavery, Immigration & Corporations  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - American Industrialization: Factory System and Market Revolution  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - Education in Early America: Birth of Public Schools and Universities  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - Henry Clay and the Missouri Compromise of 1820  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - War of 1812: Causes & Effects  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - The Louisiana Purchase of 1803: Summary, Facts & Importance  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - Missouri Compromise of 1820: Terms, Summary & Definition  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Monroe Doctrine: Definition, Purpose & Summary  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - History of The Star-Spangled Banner  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - Presidential Election of 1800: Candidates, Summary & Significance  Take Quiz
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Lesson 1 - Westward Expansion: The Homestead Act of 1862 & the Frontier Thesis  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - Expanding the Transcontinental Railroad: History and Impact  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Native Americans: Conflict, Conquest and Assimilation During the Gilded Age  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - Economic Policies During the Second Industrial Revolution  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - American Industry Development in the Gilded Age: Bessemer Process, Scientific Management & New Business Models  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - Andrew Carnegie and the Robber Barons  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - Frederick Taylor & Management: Maximizing Productivity & Efficiency  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - Labor Conditions During the Second Industrial Revolution  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - Gilded Age Politics: Political Machines & Civil Service Reform  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - Labor Unions During the Second Industrial Revolution: Organized Labor vs. Management  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - The Grange and the Populist Party Platform: Goals, History & Definitions  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - Immigration in Industrial America and the Rise of Nativism  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - Urbanization During the Second Industrial Revolution in America: Effects & Problems  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - The Social Gospel Movement: Definition and Goals of Urban Reform Movements  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Middle Class Opportunities in American Cities During the Second Industrial Revolution  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - The Impact of Immigration on Contemporary American Society  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - Transcontinental Railroad: Construction, History & Impact  Take Quiz

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