Statehood: The Missouri Compromise of 1820Statehood: The Missouri Compromise of 1820 is a Social Studies lesson I created to help my 4th grade students understand the issues surrounding how Missouri became a state in 1821. Since I teach in Missouri, the primary focus of this lesson is how the Missouri Compromise of 1820 led to statehood for the Show-Me State.
Close Reading (Civil War Part 1) With Writing to Text Prompts
An excellent way to integrate ELA and Social Studies or American History, this fantastic resource for upper elementary or middle school students is great for daily review, centers, early finishers, or even whole class instruction. Some topics addressed include: Sectionalism Tariffs Plantations Slavery Slave Rebellions Slave Codes The Underground Railroad The Missouri Compromise The Compromise of 1850 The Dread Scott Case The Election of Abraham Lincoln