Lewis and Clark Exploration

2014, Expansion, lewis and clark, mike self

This lesson will provide primary and secondary sources that document Lewis and Clark's journey across the United States. The lesson will require students to actually go outside and cooperatively make observations about various botanical and animal specimens that they see.

 

Emancipation Proclamation

8th grade, eighth grade, Emancipation Proclamation, mike self, primary sources, slavery

Mike's lesson is designed to allow students an opportunity to explore several primary documents which shed light onto how and why Lincoln issued the Emancipation Proclamation.