Gone with the Wind: The Civil War Through the Eyes of Hollywood

8th grade, civil war, daniel dawson, gone with the wind, movies

The Ups and the Downs to Making America

8th grade, constitution, daniel dawson, primary sources, role play

Daniel's lesson is designed to give students an overview of the different struggles the founding fathers went through to create a new government.  Students will use a variety of primary documents as well as supplemental resources in order to increase knowledge during the learning process.

National History Day

8th grade, daniel dawson, history day, research, web site

Daniel has his students complete National History Day projects. In this video, one of his winning teams describes the process of creating their project.