World Studies Index

IMG 5390

Unit: The Origins of Democracy

Cornell Note-Taking Strategy

Reading Primary and Secondary Sources: Text Annotation

Formative Writing Assessment 

Informational Writing Rubric

Grading A Model Essay

Unit: The Industrial Revolution

Industrial Revolution Essay

Internet Research on Child Labor

Writing with Visual Evidence Lesson 

Writing with Text Evidence Lesson 

Doing In Text Source Citations Lesson

Preparing for the Industrial Revolution Essay

Informational Writing Rubric

Writing Assessments -  Informational Essay on Industrial Revolution

Unit: Imperialism and the Fight for Independence

Imperialism Slideshow


  • Attenborough, Richard, Gandhi, 1984.

Unit: World War 1

World War 1 Trench Warfare Lesson 

  •  iWonder WW 1 search sheet Forrest handout.pdf
  • Snow, Dan. “How Did so Many Soldiers Survive the Trenches?” BBC, BBC,


  • Jackson, Peter, They Shall Not Grow Old, 2018.

Unit: World War II

The Fighting Filipinos - Photo Analysis Lesson


  • Spielberg, Steven, Schindler’s List, 1993. 
  • Spielberg, Steven, Saving Private Ryan, 1998.

Unit: World Area Studies

World Studies VR Lesson on Syrian Refugees - Clouds Over Sidra

Video on Taking A Virtual Field Trip

 Take a Virtual Field Trip Forrest  video

Assessment: Common Final Semester 2

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