Harry S. Truman Presidential Library & Museum

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Matilda Brown, one of Truman's teachers

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World War One in Songs and Pictures

After viewing the MovieMaker presentation titled, "WWI Cemeteries", students will listen to "Will Ye Go to Flanders" by Jane Tabor and complete Song Analysis with teacher.

Author: Jesse McClain
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The Lives and Legacies of our Presidents and First Ladies through a Wax Museum Presentation

• Students will research and analyze the lives and legacies of a US President or US First Lady, utilizing at least three online websites and at least one written source

Author: Nancy Ohmart
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Election of 1824

Understanding the 1824 election

Author: Keith Rains
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Marshall Plan Oral Histories

Students will analyze oral histories related to the Marshall Plan

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News Bias Then and Now

Students will discover and turn in examples of bias in the news media

Author: Mike King
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