U.S. History (Grade 11) Online Resources

U.S. History (Grade 11) Online Resources

US History Resources

Escambia County US History EOC Review 
FLVS US History Practice Test and Answer Key
Hillsborough County US History EOC Review

 

 

US History Standards-Based Tutorials from FloridaStudents.org:

Tutorial 1

Learn about some of the causes of the Korean War and the major factors that led to America’s involvement in the war. In this interactive tutorial, you will also learn about America’s role in the course of this conflict, and the consequences that resulted because of the war.

http://www.floridastudents.org/PreviewResource/StudentResource/156084

 

Tutorial 2

In this interactive tutorial, you'll learn about the era of mass immigration from 1865 to 1914, when as many as 25 million immigrants entered the United States, many of them through Ellis Island.  You'll learn where immigrants came from, why they emigrated, and how they adjusted to life in the U.S.  You'll also compare the experiences of European and Asian immigrants.  

http://www.floridastudents.org/PreviewResource/StudentResource/151552

Tutorial 3

In this tutorial, you will learn about some of the differences between the First and Second Industrial Revolutions, as well as key developments that drove the Second Industrial Revolution. You will also learn about some of the leaders of industry during this era. Often these men were called the “captains” or “masters” of industry. You may have heard of names like John D. Rockefeller, Andrew Carnegie, and J.P. Morgan. We’ll take a look at the lives of these men, as well as a few others, and examine how their development of major industries and business practices affected America’s economy during the Second Industrial Revolution.

http://www.floridastudents.org/PreviewResource/StudentResource/151510

Tutorial 4

In this interactive tutorial, you'll learn about the Populist movement of the 1890s, which channeled the frustrations of American farmers into a new political party:  The People's Party.  You'll learn about the gold vs. silver debate that angered so many Populists and about the legacy of Populism in U.S. History.

http://www.floridastudents.org/PreviewResource/StudentResource/151152

Tutorial 5

In this interactive tutorial, you'll learn about imperialism and understand the 4 major factors that drove Americans' imperial mindset in the late 1800s.  Then you'll learn about the causes and consequences of the Spanish-American War and how the U.S.A. gained new territories as a result.  

http://www.floridastudents.org/PreviewResource/StudentResource/149565

Tutorial 6

You have probably heard about the Vietnam War, and maybe even watched television shows or movies that depicted this era. But what do you really know about America and its participation in this complicated conflict? In this interactive tutorial, you'll learn about the major factors that led to America's involvement in the war in Vietnam. You'll also learn about America's role during the course of the war, how the war affected the American public, and the resulting consequences of the war.

http://www.floridastudents.org/PreviewResource/StudentResource/150853

 

Tutorial 7

In this interactive tutorial, you'll learn about the economy of the 1920s, a decade often known to us as the "Roaring Twenties."  The decade saw a sustained economic boom with new prosperity for many Americans.  You'll learn about consumerism, advertising, the auto industry, and the stock market, as well as how the 1920s boom contributed to the Great Depression.  

http://www.floridastudents.org/PreviewResource/StudentResource/150922

Tutorial 8

In this interactive tutorial, you'll learn about the years immediately following World War I: 1919 and 1920.  These were dangerous years of economic depression, racial violence, and anti-immigrant nativism in the United States.  You'll learn about the Red Scare, the Palmer Raids, Sacco and Vanzetti, and the rise of the Ku Klux Klan.  

http://www.floridastudents.org/PreviewResource/StudentResource/150729

Tutorial 9

In this interactive tutorial, you'll learn about the 3 U.S. Presidents elected during the turbulent 1960s: John F. Kennedy, Lyndon B. Johnson, and Richard Nixon.  Each of these men left an unfinished legacy as president, and you'll learn about their politics, successes, and failures, with an emphasis on domestic politics.  

http://www.floridastudents.org/PreviewResource/StudentResource/150618

Tutorial 10

In this interactive tutorial, you'll learn the history behind the different territories that belong to the United States, including those that have become states, like Alaska and Hawaii, and those that haven't, like Puerto Rico and American Samoa.  You'll also learn about America's role in the construction of the Panama Canal and the Panama Canal Zone the U.S. controlled.  

http://www.floridastudents.org/PreviewResource/StudentResource/150105

Tutorial 11

In this interactive tutorial, you'll learn how and why the Civil War came to an end, and what its consequences were for Americans in the North and South, as well as future generations.  You'll also learn about the 13th, 14th and 15th Amendments to the Constitution and how they form an important legacy of the war.   

http://www.floridastudents.org/PreviewResource/StudentResource/149056

Tutorial 12

In this interactive tutorial for 11th grade students, you'll learn about the central causes of America's bloodiest conflict: the Civil War.

http://www.floridastudents.org/PreviewResource/StudentResource/148828

 

Tutorial 13

In this interactive tutorial, you'll learn about the Supreme Court in the 1950s, 1960s, and 1970s, a period of time when the Court decided landmark cases like Brown vs. Board of Education, Miranda vs. Arizona, and Roe vs. Wade.  The tutorial covers the backgrounds, outcomes, and impacts of 8 important cases in detail.

http://www.floridastudents.org/PreviewResource/StudentResource/150340