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AMERICAN HISTORY JACKDAW KITS
 
Keeley Library  Rev. 4/4/2001
 

THE FOLLOWING AMERICAN  HISTORY JACKDAW KITS ARE LOCATED IN THE REFERENCE AREA. Most have a "Think for yourself" section with questions, and a list of recommended books.

Note : Some of the following Jackdaw kits also have an accompanying booklet of reproducible student activities. Each booklet includes vocabulary, quotes, guided writing, hands-on extended projects involving critical thinking and problem-solving, research, and interdisciplinary activities.
 
Columbus and the Discovery of America Mayflower and the Pilgrim Fathers
Immigration in Colonial Times Slave Trade and Its Abolition
American Revolution Women in the American Revolution
Making of the Constitution Presidency
America China Trade 1783-1843 Early Industrialization of America
The War of 1812 Communes and Communitarians in America
Nat Turner's Slave Revolt Slavery in the United States
California Gold Rush NORTH WEST PASSAGE
SANTA FE TRAIL FIRST TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROAD
CONQUEST OF MEXICO Civil War
BLACK VOTING RIGHTS Reconstruction
Indians of North America Women's Rights in the United States
Indian Resistance-The Patriot Chiefs Custer's Last Stand
WOUNDED KNEE MASSACRE AND GHOST DANCE RELIGION WOMEN IN REVOLT, THE FIGHT FOR 
EMANCIPATION
Coxey's Army Populism and the Election of 1896
IMMIGRATION-  1870--1930 VOTES FOR WOMEN 
MILLS, EARLY TEXTILE WORKERS WORLD WAR I
1920'S  AMERICAN ENTERS THE MODERN AGE HISTORY OF POLITIAL PARTIES IN AMERICA
Oklahoma Land Rush Remember the Maine
The Depression CIO and the Labor Movement
NEW DEAL LABOR MOVEMENT IN AMERICA
ELEANOR ROOSEVELT, FIRST LADY CENTURY OF SMOKING AND TOBACCO
BLUES IN AMERICA, A SOCIAL HISTORY BAND MUSIC IN AMERICAN LIFE, SOCIAL HISTORY
ATOMIC BOMB COLD WAR
WORLD WAR II, THE HOME FRONT JAPANESE-AMERICAN INTERNMENT
MODERN IMMIGRATION VIETNAM WAR
ALSO FROM THE CANADIAN JACKDAW COLLECTION:
Canada and the Civil War Canadian American Relaltions
54-40 or Fight Quebec 1775-6 Struggle for the Fourteenth Colony

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Jane Constant, Reference Librarian
Keeley Library, B.M.C.Durfee High School of Fall River
September, 1978  to  June, 2001