Task Card Sets in PDF Form

We are happy to announce that our Task Card Series is now available in PDF form. Thank you for your encouragement, support, and patience!

The High School History and Literature Series will be rolling out next. Volume Three is in our editor’s hands and our hope is that all four volumes will be done by summer.

High School History and Literature Vol. 3 Early Modern Supporting Links


General Links for Multiple Weeks:
Literature – 
http://www.wwnorton.com/college/english/nawest/content/quiz/index.htm


 


Writing Literary Analysis Papers –
http://www.roanestate.edu/owl/types.html

http://www.germanna.edu/tutor/handouts/english/literary_analysis.pdf

http://www.gmc.edu/students/arc/documents/Literary%20analysis.pdf


 


Week One:


History
http://elizabethan.org/

http://www.elizabethan-era.org.uk/elizabethan-music.htm


http://www.metmuseum.org/toah/hd/liza/hd_liza.htm


http://avalon.law.yale.edu/16th_century/raleigh.asp


 


Literature
http://www.shakespeares-sonnets.com/sonnet/wyatt.php?section=15

http://www.bardweb.net/


http://www.cliffsnotes.com/study_guide/literature/shakespeare-sonnets.html


http://www.sparknotes.com/shakespeare/shakesonnets/summary.html


 


Week Two:


History
http://elizabethan.org/


 


Literature 
http://www.cliffsnotes.com/literature-study-guides.html


 


Week Three:


History
http://germanhistorydocs.ghi-dc.org/pdf/eng/Doc.7-ENG-Heberle_en.pd


 


A translation of the Peace of Westphalia:
http://avalon.law.yale.edu/17th_century/westphal.asp.



Week Four:
Literature
http://www.cliffsnotes.com/study_guide/literature/pilgrims-progress.html

http://www.cliffsnotes.com/study_guide/literature/pilgrims-progress.html

http://acacia.pair.com/Acacia.John.Bunyan/


http://www.wholesomewords.org/biography/biorpbunyan.html


 


Week Five:


History 
http://www.pbs.org/empires/japan/theprogram.html

http://afe.easia.columbia.edu/tps/1450_jp.htm#social


 


Literature 
http://www.victorianweb.org/previctorian/pope/rape.html


 


Week Six:
Explore documents on the Quing Emperors here: 
http://afe.easia.columbia.edu/tps/1450.htm#qingovt



Literature 
http://www.ourcivilisation.com/smartboard/shop/drydenj/about.htm

http://www.poemhunter.com/john-donne/
 

www.sparknotes.com/poetry/donne/


http://www.poemhunter.com/john-dryden-2/


 


Week Seven:


Fine Arts 
http://www.muslimheritage.com/topics/default.cfm?ArticleID=323

http://www.muslimheritage.com/topics/default.cfm?ArticleID=477


 


Documents
http://afe.easia.columbia.edu/tps/1450_sa.htm#taj



Literature
http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/gulliver/

http://www.cliffsnotes.com/study_guide/literature/gullivers-travels/book-summary.html


 


www.lonestar.edu/library/kin_GulliversTravels.htm


 


Week Eight:


Government documents
http://avalon.law.yale.edu/subject_menus/statech.asp

Literature
http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/lesmis/context.html


 


Dynamic Interaction 
http://guides.mtholyoke.edu/history255spring2013



Week Nine:


History
www.british-civil-wars.co.uk/


 


www.bbc.co.uk/history/british/civil_war_revolution/



Literature
http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/lesmis/context.html


 


Week Ten:
Primary Source Documents
http://www.historytools.org/sources/equiano.pdf

http://amhistory.si.edu/onthewater/oral_histories/life_at_sea/pdf/guide_equiano.pdf


 


Dynamic Interaction
www.digitalhistory.uh.edu/learning_history/spirituals/meaning.cfm

<A href="http://thegospelcoalition.org/blogs/justintaylor/files/2012/02/Thabiti-Jonathan-Edwards-slavery-and-theological-appropriation.pdf“>thegospelcoalition.org/blogs/justintaylor/files/2012/02/Thabiti-Jonathan-Edwards-slavery-and-theological-appropriation.pdf


Week Eleven:
History


http://en.chateauversailles.fr/history/versailles-during-the-centuries/living-at-the-court/a-day-in-the-life-of-louis-xiv
 


Literature
<A href="http://www.cliffsnotes.com/study_guide/literature/faust/poem-summary.html

“>www.cliffsnotes.com/study_guide/literature/faust/poem-summary.html



http://www.cliffsnotes.com/study_guide/literature/faust/poem-summary.html


 
http://public.wsu.edu/~brians/hum_303/faust.html


Dynamic Interaction Literature  
www.nndb.com/people/962/000024890/


 


Week Twelve:


Fine Arts
www.hermitagemuseum.org/html_En/03/hm3_6_2.html



www.biography.com/people/ivan-iv-9350679
” originalPath=”” <a people peter-the-great-9542228www.biography.com>



www.biography.com/people/peter-the-great-9542228


Literature


http://www.cliffsnotes.com/study_guide/literature/faust/poem-summary.html
 


http://public.wsu.edu/~brians/hum_303/faust.html
 


Week Thirteen:


Text of Treaty of Paris


http://avalon.law.yale.edu/18th_century/paris.asp
 


Literature


http://www.cliffsnotes.com/study_guide/literature/pride-and-prejudice/book-summary.html




Dynamic Interaction Literature
http://www.janeausten.org/


 


Week Fourteen:
Read journal entries from voyages to the South Seas here:
http://southseas.nla.gov.au/index_voyaging.html


Study historical maps here:
http://southseas.nla.gov.au/index_maps.html

Study cultural atlases here:
http://southseas.nla.gov.au/index_cultural.html

Read accounts of indigenous people here: 
        
http://southseas.nla.gov.au/index_indigenous.html


Literature:


http://www.cliffsnotes.com/study_guide/literature/pride-and-prejudice/book-summary.html


 


Week Fifteen:
History
http://web.clas.ufl.edu/users/ufhatch/pages/03-Sci-Rev/SCI-REV-Home/index.html

Philosophy
http://plato.stanford.edu/entries/newton-philosophy/



http://plato.stanford.edu/entries/leibniz/

Week Sixteen:
Government
Montesquieu

http://plato.stanford.edu/entries/montesquieu/

John Locke           
http://plato.stanford.edu/entries/locke-political/

Philosophy
http://plato.stanford.edu/entries/berkeley/

<A href="http://plato.stanford.edu/entries/berkeley/

“>


Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin


http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/franklinautobio/context.html 
 


Dynamic Interaction Literature


http://www.bronte.org.uk/haworth-and-the-brontes/family-and-friends/charlotte-bronte


 


Week Seventeen:


Government
The Declaration of Independence, Thomas Jefferson
<A href="http://www.loc.gov/rr/program/bib/ourdocs/DeclarInd.html%3C/FONT%20originalAttribute=&quot; originalPath="" <a href? http: FONT? >www.loc.gov FONT rr program bib ourdocs DeclarInd.html“>www.loc.gov/rr/program/bib/ourdocs/DeclarInd.html’>www.loc.gov>”>www.loc.gov/rr/program/bib/ourdocs/DeclarInd.html<FONT

Common Sense, Thomas Paine
<A href="
http://hua.umf.maine.edu/Reading_Revolutions/Paine.html%3C/FONT%20originalAttribute=&quot; originalPath="" href? http: FONT? hua.umf.maine.edu Reading_Revolutions Paine.html”>hua.umf.maine.edu/Reading_Revolutions/Paine.html

The Federalist Papers, Hamilton
http://thomas.loc.gov/home/histdox/fedpapers.html

Philosophy
<A href="http://plato.stanford.edu/entries/locke-moral/

“>plato.stanford.edu/entries/locke-moral/

Dynamic Interaction
http://www.masshist.org/digitaladams/aea/index.html


 


http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/collections/jefferson_papers/
 


Literature 
<A href="http://xroads.virginia.edu/~HYPER/bb/bb_main.html

“>xroads.virginia.edu/~HYPER/bb/bb_main.html


 


Dynamic Interaction Literature
www.melville.org/


Week Eighteen:
Historical Figures
www.whitehouse.gov/about/presidents

Philosophy 
http://plato.stanford.edu/entries/hume/ 

Government
Articles of Confederation
http://www.loc.gov/rr/program/bib/ourdocs/articles.html


http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/collections/continental/intro01.html


Constitution of the United States
http://www.loc.gov/teachers/classroommaterials/primarysourcesets/constitution/


Alien and Sedition Acts    
http://avalon.law.yale.edu/subject_menus/alsedact.asp

Week Nineteen:
Government
Declaration of the Rights of Man
http://avalon.law.yale.edu/18th_century/rightsof.asp

Philosophy 
http://plato.stanford.edu/entries/voltaire/


Dynamic Interaction

 http://www.history.com/topics/french-revolution

Dynamic Interaction Literature
www.pbs.org/wnet/ihas/poet/thoreau.html

http://thoreau.eserver.org/images.html


Week Twenty
Philosophy
http://plato.stanford.edu/entries/pascal/
<A href="http://plato.stanford.edu/entries/pascal/

“>

Dynamic Interaction
http://www.archives.gov/education/lessons/cotton-gin-patent/


http://www.loc.gov/teachers/classroommaterials/primarysourcesets/industrial-revolution/


 


Government
Karl Marx
http://www.sparknotes.com/philosophy/communist/


 


Literature


http://www.cliffsnotes.com/study_guide/literature/emerson-essays/study-help/essay-questions.html 
 


Dynamic Interaction Literature
<A href="http://www.pbs.org/wnet/ihas/poet/emerson.html

“>http://www.pbs.org/wnet/ihas/poet/emerson.html


 
Week Twenty-One:


Government
Napoleonic Code


 www.princeton.edu/~achaney/tmve/wiki100k/docs/Napoleonic_code.html


 


Dynamic Interaction Literature
<A href="http://charlesdickenspage.com/

“>charlesdickenspage.com/


 


Week Twenty-Two:
Government
Missouri Compromise

http://www.loc.gov/rr/program/bib/ourdocs/Missouri.html

Monroe Doctrine
www.loc.gov/rr/program/bib/ourdocs/Monroe.html

Marshall Court

www.supremecourthistory.org/history-of-the-court/history-of-the-court-2/the-marshall-court-1801-1835/


 


Week Twenty-Three:
Philosohpy
Kant
 
http://plato.stanford.edu/entries/kant/


Week Twenty-Four:
Dynamic Interaction
http://exhibitions.nypl.org/africanaage/essay-colonization-of-africa.html


 


Literature –


http://www.prestwickhouse.com/PDF/SAMPLE/201612.pdf


 


Week Twenty-Five:


History
http://www.ampltd.co.uk/digital_guides/india_during_the_raj_parts_1_and_2/publishers-note-part-1.aspx


 
Dynamic Interaction
www.bbc.co.uk/history/british/empire_seapower/east_india_01.Shtml


http://www.ampltd.co.uk/digital_guides/india_during_the_raj_parts_1_and_2/publishers-note-part-1.aspx


 


Literature
http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/crime/context.html 

Dynamic Interaction Literature 
www.district158.org/mbrand/AP%20Eng.%20Lit/AP%20English%20Literature%20&%20Composition/C%20and%20P%20SG%20pdf.pdf

Week Twenty-Six:
Literature
http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/crime/context.html

Week Twenty-Seven:
Government
Dawes Act
<A href="http://www.ourdocuments.gov/doc.php?flash=false&doc=50

“>http://www.ourdocuments.gov/doc.php?flash=false&doc=50

Dynamic Interaction
www.history.com/topics/trail-of-tears


 


Week Twenty-Eight:
Government
Slavery Abolition Act 1833
 <A href="http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/education/lesson27.htm%3C/FONT%20originalAttribute=&quot; originalPath="" <a href? http: FONT? education lesson27.htmhttp://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk&gt;

www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/education/lesson27.html 

Fugitive Slave Act of 1850
“>avalon.law.yale.edu/19th_century/fugitive.asp

Philosophy
http://plato.stanford.edu/entries/johann-fichte/

Historiography
http://www.shoppbs.org/product/index.jsp?productId=17014406


 


Dynamic Interaction


<A href="http://abolition.e2bn.org/people.html

“>abolition.e2bn.org/people.html


 


Week Twenty-Nine:


Dynamic Interaction
<A href="http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/section/3/33/

“>owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/section/3/33/


 


Dynamic Interaction Literature
<A href="http://www.waltwhitman.org/

“>http://www.waltwhitman.org/


 


Week Thirty:
Government

<A href="http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/british/victorians/home_rule_movement_01.shtml

“>http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/british/victorians/home_rule_movement_01.shtml


 
Dynamic Interaction
Explore the life of Charles Darwin in pictures here:

http://darwin-online.org.uk/life1.html

<A href="http://darwin-online.org.uk/life1.html

“>



Explore documents here:
http://darwin-online.org.uk/manuscripts.html


Queen Victoria Documentary
http://www.pbs.org/empires/victoria/


 


Dynamic Interaction Literature
<A href="http://www.hardysociety.org/index.php/hardy

“>http://www.hardysociety.org/index.php/hardy


 


Week Thirty-One:
Government
Secession and the Confederacy
http://avalon.law.yale.edu/subject_menus/csapage.asp


Fine Arts
Music: Civil War Music of the North and South www.loc.gov/teachers/classroommaterials/primarysourcesets/civil-war-music/

Dynamic Interaction http://www.loc.gov/teachers/classroommaterials/primarysourcesets/lincoln/


http://www.loc.gov/teachers/classroommaterials/primarysourcesets/civil-war-approach/

Lincoln Movie
http://www.thelincolnmovie.com/?order



Week Thirty-Two:
Government
Emancipation Proclamation
 *Be sure to note additional resources at the bottom of the page. 
 www.archives.gov/exhibits/featured_documents/emancipation_proclamation/  

Appomattox
<A href="http://www.eyewitnesstohistory.com/appomatx.htm%3C/FONT%20originalAttribute=&quot; originalPath="" <a href? http: FONT? appomatx.htmhttp://www.eyewitnesstohistory.com/appomatx.html”>www.eyewitnesstohistory.com&gt;

http://www.eyewitnesstohistory.com/appomatx.html 

Dynamic Interaction
http://www.fordham.edu/halsall/mod/modsbook27.asp

http://www.eyewitnesstohistory.com/cwfrm.htm



Ken Burns Civil War documentary
http://www.pbs.org/civilwar/


 


Dynamic Interaction Literature  <A href="http://www.pbs.org/wnet/americannovel/timeline/hawthorne.html

“>http://www.pbs.org/wnet/americannovel/timeline/hawthorne.html


 


Week Thirty-Three:
Government
Reconstruction Acts
http://ocw.nd.edu/history/african-american-history-ii/lecture-notes/reconstruction-act-of-1867

Fourteenth Amendment
http://www.loc.gov/rr/program/bib/ourdocs/14thamendment.html

Fifteenth Amendment


 http://www.loc.gov/rr/program/bib/ourdocs/15thamendment.html


Plessy v. Ferguson


http://www.streetlaw.org/en/landmark/cases/plessy_v_ferguson#Tab=Decision


 


Dynamic Interaction Literature 
<A href="http://www.marktwainhouse.org/

“>http://www.marktwainhouse.org/


 


Week Thirty-Four:


Government
72 Resolutions


<A href="http://www.canadahistory.com/sections/documents/federal/Quebec%20Conference.html

“>http://www.canadahistory.com/sections/documents/federal/Quebec%20Conference.html


 


British North America Act 


http://www.canadahistory.com/sections/documents/federal/BNA%201867.html

http://www.canadahistory.com/sections/documents/federal/Constitution%20Act%201867.html


 


Historical Figures
Lucy Maud Montgomery
 
<A href="http://www.lmmontgomery.ca/aboutlmm/herlife

“>http://www.lmmontgomery.ca/aboutlmm/herlife


 


Dynamic Interaction
 
<A href="http://www.cbc.ca/history/EPISODESUM2LE.html#e10

“>http://www.cbc.ca/history/EPISODESUM2LE.html#e10


 


Dynamic Interaction Literature


http://www.emilydickinsonmuseum.org/



http://www.bbc.co.uk/arts/robertburns/biography.shtml


 


http://www.bbc.co.uk/arts/robertburns/works/types/song/


 


Week Thirty-Five:
Dynamic Interaction


www.biography.com/people/groups/captains-of-industry


 


http://edsitement.neh.gov/lesson-plan/industrial-age-america-robber-barons-and-captains-industry


 


Week Thirty-Six:
Civilization and Culture


<A href="http://www.sparknotes.com/history/american/gildedage/

“>http://www.sparknotes.com/history/american/gildedage/


 


Dynamic Interaction


http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/amex/carnegie/gildedage.html


 


Historiography

http://www.academicearth.org/lectures/paris-belle-epoq

O Canada!


We are thrilled to announce that our Canadian History Task Card Set is available and ready to ship.

This K-8 course is comprised of discovery-oriented tasks designed to facilitate engaged learning about Canadian History. Your students will investigate and explore Canadian culture and history through engaged learning designed to introduce and reinforce key content related to Canadian History. Task Card Sets include a Course Introduction and a set of task cards for student use. This course is comprehensive and the recommended literature is especially rich. Enjoy!



                                            
    

Through June 19 receive $5 off with promotion code: CANADA.

Canadian History Supporting Links

Links for Research and Enrichment:

Canada: A People’s History
http://www.cbc.ca/history/EPISODESUM2LE.html

Canada History
http://www.canadahistory.com/

Canadian History
http://suite101.com/canadianhistory

Prime Ministers
http://www.collectionscanada.gc.ca/primeministers/index-e.html

http://www.collectionscanada.gc.ca/primeministers/kids/index-e.html

Arctic Animals
http://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.com/articles/arctic-animals

L.M. Montgomery
http://www.museevirtuel-virtualmuseum.ca/Search.do?R=VE_445&lang=en&ex=on

Maps to Print:

Map of Canada

Map of North America

World Map

Pictures to Print:

*Print at your own discretion with regards to copyright law and personal use. Google images is also available and owide selection. You may have to scroll to select appropriate pictures.
 

Pictures of First Nations Daily Life

Pictures of First Nations Art and Artifacts

Pictures of Explorers

Pictures of Acadian Daily Life

Pioneer Daily Life 1700s

Pictures depicting the war of 1812

Pictures of Immigrants

Pictures of Buffalo Hunts

Large Picture of a Buffalo

Pictures of Gold Mining and Gold Miners

Pictures of animals of the arctic

Pictures of Canadian Pacific Railway

Pictures of early days of Ice Hockey

Lyrics to “O Canada”

Pictures of Trench Warfare

Text of “In Flanders Field”

Pictures related to discovery of insulin

Pictures of Kids during the Great Depression

Pictures of Canadian Recruiting Posters from WWII

Pictures of large variety of Canadians

Pictures of great achievements of Canadians since 1945

Canadian History Scope and Sequence


1 – First Nations


 


2 – European Explorers


 


3 – Early Settlements and First Colonies


 


4 – New France


Biography – Samuel de Champlain


 


5 – New France, Indian Wars


 


6 – New France, Voyageurs


Biography – Pierre de LaVerendrye


 


7 – Acadia


 


8 – Seven Years’ War


Biography – General Montcalm


 


9 – Canadian British Colonies


 


10 – Pioneers and Colonies


 


11 – War of 1812


Biography – General Isaac Brock


Biography – Tecumseh


 


12 – Rebellion of 1837


 


13 – Immigration


 


14 – Underground Railroad


 


15 – The Metis and the Buffalo


 


16 – Opening of the West


 


17 – Western Settlers and Aboriginal Lands


Biography – Maskepetoon


 


18 – Arctic Exploration


 


19 – Confederation


Prime Minister – John A. Macdonald


 


20 – Fenian Uprising, Riel Rebellion


Biography – Louis Riel


 


21 – Klondike Gold Rush


Biography – Martha Munger


 


22 – Life in the 1800s


 


23 – A New Era, Turn-of-the Century


Biography – L.M. Montgomery


Biography – Nellie McClung


 


24 – World War One


 


25 – Changing Times


 


26 – The Great Depression


 


27 – World War Two


 


28 – Cold War, Oil Boom


Biography – Farley Mowat


 


29 – Quebec Nationalism and First Nations


 


30 – Canadian Achievement and Equal Rights