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U.S. History Overview: Jamestown to the Civil War

Resource ID#: 169118

Primary Type: Video/Audio/Animation

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Learn about key events in American history from the colonial era to the end of the Civil War in this tutorial video provided by Khan Academy. The video touches on the American Revolution, the Constitution, the War of 1812, western expansion, the Mexican-American War, the Civil War, and the end of slavery.

General Information

Subject(s): Social Studies
Grade Level(s): 11
Intended Audience: Students
Suggested Technology: Computers for Students, Internet Connection, Speakers/Headphones
Instructional Time: 19 Minute(s)
Keywords: American Revolution, 13 colonies, Declaration of Independence, Constitution, George Washington, Jamestown, French and Indian War, War of 1812, Thomas Jefferson, Lousiana Purchase, Texas, tutorial, U.S. History, American History, Mexican-American War, Manifest Destiny, slavery, Abraham Lincoln, Civil War
Instructional Component Type(s): Video/Audio/Animation Tutorial
Resource Collection: Social Studies - U.S. History Existing Student Tutorials

Aligned Standards

Name Description
SS.912.A.2.1: Review causes and consequences of the Civil War.
Examples may include, but are not limited to, slavery, states' rights, territorial claims, abolitionist movement, regional differences, Reconstruction, 13th, 14th, and 15th amendments.

This benchmark is annually evaluated on the United States History End-of-Course Assessment. For more information on how this benchmark is assessed view the United States History End-of-Course Assessment Test Item Specifications pages 19-21. Additional resources may be found on the FLDOE End-of-Course (EOC) Assessments webpage and the FLDOE Social Studies webpage.