U.S. History Videos and Web Sites


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Top-choice videos for history classes

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America: The Story of Us  Three DVDs that cover the full sweep of American history.  There are many superb segments to use in this production that originally ran as a series on the History Channel.  Less than $20 for the set.

The World Wars  This series from the History Channel has won wide praise from reviewers and teachers!  It is full of great segments that will enhance students' understanding of WW I and WW II.  Less than $20 for the two DVD set.
Web sites that cover many historical periods
Famous documents of American history


PowerPoint Presentations:  The Declaration of Independence, the Articles of Confederation, and the U.S. Constitution  Click here
Discovery and Exploration:
1400 - 1600

Colonial America:
1600 - 1775

Revolutionary
Years:
1775 - 1800

PowerPoint Presentations:  The Declaration of Independence, the Articles of Confederation, and the U.S. Constitution  Click here
The Growing Years:
1800 - 1860
 
 
Civil War and Reconstruction:
1860 - 1877

The Gilded Age:
1865 - 1900

Becoming a 
World Leader:
1900 - 1950

Modern America:
1950 - Present