This material is suitable for ages 10+ (Grades 5 and up).
The Program Includes:
Nine Title Cards 5.5″ x 5.5″
72 Full-Color Beautiful Picture Cards* 5.5″ x 5.5″
72 Story Cards 5.5″ x 5.5″
72 Matching Labels.
One Time Line Ribbon Vinyl 3.5″ x 18 ft (T-101-USA).
Nine (9) Comb-Bound Control Booklets
Nine (9) Double-Sided Plastic Pockets for Storage
The Time Line of U.S. History begins with the migration of humans from Asia to North America and concludes with the Trump Presidency. To isolate difficulty, students may focus on one set of pictures & stories at a time. To simplify the exercises, teachers may wish to present only the pictures and the labels as an introduction to U.S. history and later present the full program.
(I) The First Americans:
First Americans, Native Americans.
(II) The Exploration and Colonization:
Christopher Columbus, Thirteen British Colonies, Henry Hudson, Plymouth Rock, Duke of York, King George III.
(III) Independence Based on Individual Rights:
Boston Tea Party, John Adams, George Washington, Patrick Henry, Benjamin Franklin, The Gadsden Flag, Thomas Paine, Thomas Jefferson, Articles of Confederation, Declaration of Independence, Treaty of Paris.
(IV) The Birth of a New Nation:
James Madison, Virginia Statue for Religious Freedom, Signing of the Constitution, The Federalist Papers, The First President of the U.S., The Bill of Rights, The First Amendment.
(V) Growth of the United States:
Napoleon Bonaparte, The Louisiana Purchase, Lewis and Clark, Treaty of Ghent, Battle of the Alamo, Sam Houston, Susan B. Anthony, James Polk, General Winfield Scott, Gold Rush of 1849.
(VI) The Quest for Justice:
The Confederate States of America, Abraham Lincoln, The Gettysburg Address, Lincoln’s Assassination, The Ku Klux Klan, The Purchase of Alaska, William McKinley, Theodore (Teddy) Roosevelt, Woodrow Wilson, The First World War, The Roaring Twenties, The Great Depression, Franklin D. Roosevelt (FDR), America Entered World War II.
(VII) The Rise of a Superpower:
Atomic Bombs, Cold War, The Korean War, The Arms Race, The Vietnam War.
(VIII) Civil Unrest to Space Exploration:
The Montgomery Bus Boycott, John F. Kennedy (JFK), The Space Race, The Kennedy Assassination, Martin Luther King, Jr., The Martin Luther King, Jr. Assassination, The First Moonwalk, Nixon in China.
(IX) Global Terrorism:
The Iran Hostage Crisis, The Fall of the Berlin Wall, The Persian Gulf War, The Battle of Mogadishu, September 11, 2001, America’s War on Terrorism, The U.S. Occupation of Iraq, Barack Obama, Donald Trump.
LB-100 Light Box Compatible Picture Cards*