Tales of Truman's Travels Fifty Years Ago
Developing research skills in third graders using Truman's extensive travels as a jumping off point
Treaty of Versailles- Impact on foreign relations
By analyzing and conceptualizing the Treaty of Versailles and the major players in the peace process, students can begin to delve into the complexities of the underlying issues of the peace treaty.
U.S. Policy in Latin America throughout the Cold War
The students will read primary documents, participate in seminar discussions about the documents, and ultimately write a persuasive essay about their findings.
Debate: To Go or Not To Go (Containment and the Truman Doctrine)
Cooperative learning/using primary sources/critical thinking