National Records

The Library of Congress is the United States oldest and largest federal library.

History of America

Visit the early settlement of Jamestown in a Virtual Tour.
Visit Colonial Williamsburg to visit the establishment of American past.
Visit The Salem Witch Museum to learn about social suspicion and fear in1692.
Study the Salem Witch Trials through the Salem City Guide.

Puritanism
Background Project

AMERICAN DRAMA

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All My Sons by Arthur Miller: A research unit comparing business practices in All My Sons to business practices today
Worksheet
http://www.crsd.org/50330927131338/lib/50330927131338/All_My_Sons_Worksheet.pdf
Research
http://www.crsd.org/50330927131338/lib/50330927131338/Business_Practices_and_All_My_Sons.pdf

NOVELS and Novelists

Lord of the Flies- authored by William Golding
Lord of the Flies
http://nobelprize.org/educational_games/literature/

Scarlet Letter- authored by Nathaniel Hawthorne
Scarlet Letter-
Links that can connect you to interactive vocabulary, text online, discussion questions, diagrams, and lots more.
http://www.webenglishteacher.com/hawthorne.html

Scarlet Letter- Lesson Planet (10 day free trial) with great lesson plans for all types of learning. This link connects to ideas related to the Scarlet Letter.
http://www.lessonplanet.com/search/search?keywords=Scarlet+Letter&media=lesson&offset=10

To Kill a Mockingbird - authored by Harper Lee


Jack London assignment (8th grade)
Jack London wiki (using Voicethread) by Shannon Hackett, Jenkintown Middle/High School

Mark Twain and his Times
http://etext.lib.virginia.edu/railton/index2.html


AMERICAN POETRY REFERENCES

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