Project Imagine US History FAQs

US History Curriculum

 

What is Project Imagine?

Project Imagine is for grades 9-12 is a digital student-centered program with robust teacher support. Project Imagine focuses on engaging students with immersive digital experiences, like role plays and decision trees, so students can be part of history. It is a flexible program that can work with any high school history curriculum.

Take an interactive tour of Project Imagine US History.

 

What is available to purchase for Project Imagine US History?

Project Imagine US History is made up of the following components

  • Project Imagine US History Digital Course - The Project Imagine US History digital courseware on Savvas Realize™ includes robust digital tools that give teachers flexibility to use the digital activities. Teachers can customize the program to rearrange content, upload their own content, add links to online media, and edit resources and assessments. Activities and resources include:
    • Role play digital activities
    • 360 exploration digital activities
    • Decision tree activities
    • Interactive map digital activities
    • Opinion poll digital activities
    • Primary sources
    • Inquiry-based projects
  • Teacher’s Manual - Available in digital or print, the Teacher’s Edition includes direct instruction and teaching suggestions to engage students, as well as answer keys and correlations to other history programs.

 

What topics does Project Imagine US History cover?

Project Imagine US History was designed to reinforce key historical periods in the US. Digital activities are centered around the following time periods:

  • Immigration 1870-1914
  • The 1920s
  • The Great Depression and the New Deal
  • World War II
  • The Civil Rights Movement
  • The Vietnam War Era

There are approximately 4-5 digital activities for each topic. Each topic also includes a project, reflection writing opportunities, and primary sources.

 

How many primary sources are in Project Imagine US History?

Thousands! Each immersive digital activity is built on primary sources and artifacts.

 

Can I use Project Imagine US History with other materials?

Yes! In your Teacher Guide you can find a correlation to other history programs available. It is easy to pull Project Imagine into your existing curriculum where necessary.

 

Do I need to use all of Project Imagine US History in my classroom?

Nope! Project Imagine US History was designed to be flexible. You can use each digital activity separately or all together. It is designed to reinforce key content, so use it where you’d like to increase student engagement, implement new digital resources, or expose students to more primary sources.

 

What differentiation support is available in Project Imagine US History?

All primary sources in Project Imagine US History contain reading support, like vocabulary support and context for historic words. Project Imagine US History also provides read aloud support for students so they are able to listen to the content.

 

How do I sign up for a Project Imagine digital demo?

Project Imagine digital courseware on Savvas Realize™ includes robust digital tools that give teachers flexibility to use a digital, print, or blended format in their classrooms. Teachers can customize the program to rearrange content, upload their own content, add links to online media, and edit resources and assessments. Program-specific resources, flexible agnostic resources, and assessments are available in one location for easy lesson planning and presentation. Click here to sign up for a demo.