7th Grade - U.S. History 1865 to the Present

SOL Content
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USII.2 flash cards

USII.3 flash cards

USII.4 flash cards

USII.5 flash cards

USII.6 flash cards

USII.7 flash cards

USII.8 flash cards

USII.9 flash cards

Quia review games all SOLs

Review games all SOLs

SOL Review Quizzes - based on 2001 SOLs. Please note that email function no longer works

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Readings/Slide Shows
USII.2 - Geography

Transcontinental Railroad video

USII.3 - Reconstruction

Crash Course video: Reconstruction & 1876

USII.4 - Late 19th century changes -
westward expansion, city growth, immigration,
Jim Crow laws, industrialization, etc.

Crash Course video: Westward Expansion

Little Big Horn

Wounded Knee
Brain Pop video - Wounded Knee Massacre

Crash Course video: Growth, Cities & Immigration

Urban Life
Crash Course video: Gilded Age Politics
The first five minutes explain political machines

Booker T. Washington

WEB Du Bois

Crash Course video: The Industrial Economy

Brain Pop video - Railroad History

John D. Rockefeller
Brain Pop video - Thomas Edison

Andrew Carnegie
Brain Pop Video - Assembly line

American Federation of Labor
Video - Susan B. Anthony

Women's Suffrage
Brain Pop video - Women's Suffrage

Crash Course video: Women's Suffrage

Crash Course video: The Progressive Era
The beginning discusses problems addressed
by Progressives,the final few minutes discuss Booker T. Washington & W.E.B. DuBois

Homestead Strike video from History Channel
USII.5 - Growth of American Power
Spanish American War summary
Crash Course video: American Imperialism
Discusses Spanish American War & the Panama Canal

Spanish American War

Roosevelt Corollary

Brain Pop video - World War I

Crash Course video: America in World War I

Treaty of Versailles & the League of Nations
Brain Pop video - League of Nations

USII.6 - Changes in the Early 20th century -
technology, Prohibition, Great Depression

Crash Course video: The Roaring 20's

Age of the Automobile
Video - The Model T Ford and the Assembly Line


Brain Pop video - Georgia O'Keeffe

Harlem Renaissance
Brain Pop video - Harlem Renaissance

Crash Course video - Langston Hughes & the Harlem Renaissance

Brain pop video - Louis Armstrong

Brain Pop video - Great Depression

Crash Course video: The Great Depression

Brain Pop video - Great Depression Causes

Social Security
Brain Pop video - New Deal

Crash Course video: New Deal

Brain Pop video - Franklin Roosevelt
USII.7 - World War II

Brain Pop video - Adolf Hitler

Crash Course video - World War II

Crash Course video - World War II, part 1

Crash Course video - World War II, part 2

Pearl Harbor
Brain Pop video - World War II Causes

Brain Pop video - World War II

Manhattan Project
Brain Pop video - Hiroshima & Nagasaki

The Homefront
Brain Pop video - Holocaust

Japanese Internment

USII.8 & 9 - Post World War II America

Brain Pop video - United Nations

Containment & the Marshall Plan
Crash Course video - The Cold War

Crash Course video - USA vs USSR Fight! The Cold War

Brain Pop Video - Cold War

Brain Pop Video - Communism

Crash Course - The Cold War in Asia

Korean War
Brain Pop video - Korean War

The End of the Cold War
Brain Pop video - Vietnam War

Montgomery Bus Boycott
Brain Pop Video - Civil Rights

Crash Course video - Civil Rights & the 1950's

Brain Pop video - Brown v Board of Education

Brain Pop video - Martin Luther King Jr.

The Equal Rights Amendment
Crash Course video - The 1960's in America
Includes the Civil Rights Movement & Women's Rights

Video - Frank Lloyd Wright

Brain Pop video - Maya Angelou

Brain Pop video - September 11th

Brain Pop video - Terrorism

All SOLs
Crash Course video - Terrorism, War & Bush 43

Crash Course - Globalization I - The Upside

Crash Course video - Globalization II - Good or Bad?