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Why Teach & Learn with Stories & Primary Sources?

AwesomeStories delivers lessons in a student friendly format. Students love stories about others and themselves in every day and fantasy situations. The lessons and resources are a big plus for me as a teacher so I can show my administration, colleagues, and parents the academic relevance of the assignments. Keep up the excellent service!

Bonnie Patterson, Texas City ISD, Texas City, Texas

A Few of 4398 Stories That Matter Now

IMPACTOR Strikes Comet

On the 4th of July, 2005, an 820-pound copper projectile called IMPACTOR struck...Read more

Somme - Deadly WWI Battle

On the 24th of June, 1916, WWI fighting in France intensifies as the deadly...Read more

The Elephant Man: A Study in Human Dignity

When thinking about character education, we'd do well to examine the life of...Read more

DRAFTING THE DECLARATION

To declare the American colonies' independence from Great Britain, Thomas Jefferson...Read more

Margaret Mitchell - Gone with the Wind

Before modern feminism was a concept, Margaret Mitchell and GWTW helped to push...Read more

Guiteau and the Assassination of President Garfield

Charles Guiteau is a deranged individual when he shoots President Garfield on...Read more

Cite Right

"Cite Right" provides tips on how to properly credit sources and creators of...Read more

WATERLOO ILLUSTRATED

Travel back in time to view plans and witness bloodshed in the Battle of Waterloo...Read more

Assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand

During a June 28, 1914 visit to Sarajevo, Franz Ferdinand and his wife Sophie...Read more

Enigma Machine and Its U-boat Codes

When France falls in June of 1940, Germany uses Enigma - a sophisticated coding...Read more

Magna Carta

King John signs the Magna Carta on June 15, 1215. What is the Magna Carta and...Read more

Aaron Burr and the Deadly Duel

Aaron Burr became America's third Vice President in 1800. He has an interesting...Read more

Alexander Hamilton and His 21st-Century Popularity

With 11 Tony wins, "Hamilton" is a "hot ticket." Watch how it all started in...Read more

The Research Process

When it seems like research-and-writing is too overwhelming, don't despair!...Read more

STUNNING D-DAY FACTS

D-Day, at Normandy, begins on June 6, 1944 when more than 160,000 Allied troops...Read more

Troy

Did Troy fall around 1184 BC, in June, as calculated by Eratosthenes? Was Helen...Read more

At a Glance - Games, Animations & Sample Topics

Awesome Stories is like an online treasure hunt. This guide helps you to find...Read more

What is AwesomeStories?

A 1-minute intro to AwesomeStories and its helpful tools: CurriculumMakerTM,...Read more

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