This four-unit version of CityYouth is designed to support a U.S. history course of study. Each of the four units contains lessons set in a historical era that introduce a theme students will explore and analyze. Multidisciplinary lessons provide depth and contemporization of the theme and guide students toward applying what they learn through service-learning projects.
Unit 1: Leadership—American Revolution
Unit 2: Crime & Safety—Old West/Reconstruction
Unit 3: Youth & Education—Turn of the 20th Century
Unit 4: Media—Contemporary
Teacher's Guide: Contains step-by-step lesson plans, repro-ready masters of all student handouts, strategies for making school-community connections, and tools, methods, and rubrics for program evaluation and student assessment.
Set of Student Handout Masters: The complete, copy-ready set of student handouts, including cooperative-learning checkpoints, unbound for easy repro.
Teacher staff development for CityYouth is now available! CityYouth, our multidisciplinary citizenship and service-learning program for middle schools, is sweeping the country. Now you too can receive intensive CityYouth training. Two-day trainings are conducted on a regional basis and prepare administrators and teachers in all CityYouth fundamentals: Curriculum, project development, and implementation. Materials are provided. To find out more about this exciting opportunity, contact us at (800) 488-4CRF.
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