Historical Photographs of Independence: Harry S. Truman and the "Road" to the Presidency
This will be an introductory paired learning activity. The students, working in teams, analyze the rapid rise in automobiles and the growing need for a stable road system in the United States/Missouri . . .
Jazzed, Boozed, and Busted: 1920
Students will be required to put together a PowerPoint or poster board presentation on a theme from the Roaring Twenties. The presentation (PowerPoint slides or poster board) must include pictures, de . . .
How Important Is What Happened In Kansas and Missouri to the Coming Civil War?
To show students that the Kansas-Nebraska Act and the effects of John Brown's and other raids along the border.
Cuban Missile Crisis in Thirteen Days
Use of lecture/film with primary documents to increase student understanding of the Cuban Missile Crisis.