Focus: The Important People in American History domain builds students’ knowledge of national holidays, figures, and events while introducing a variety of emerging literacy skills through child-friendly activities. The materials also contain four bonus lessons that are intended to be taught as a supplement to the core Important People in American History domain.
Number of Lessons: 14 (interspersed across the school year, generally coinciding with holidays) + 4 optional, bonus lessons
Lesson Time: 45 minutes each. Each lesson may be divided into shorter segments.
Additional Search Terms: Native Americans • Pilgrims • Martin Luther King, Jr. • Barack Obama • Abraham Lincoln • Sally Ride • Sonia Sotomayor
Bonus Lessons: George Washington • Betsy Ross