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French and Indian War

I enjoyed stepping away and diving into an Oceans Unit but I am excited to get back into “normal” American History. I have always been fascinated with history so I may enjoy this unit more than Caleb ;) Here is my… 582 more words


Mohicans, Movies, and Melancholy 

Last night I watched the Last of the Mohicans. Today I thought I would do something I haven’t done before so…let’s do a movie review and a societal opinion piece! 1,108 more words

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The History of the United States Podcast: Episode 31 Shaping Policy

Kind of a quick one this week, but as Lorne Michaels says, “the show doesn’t go on because it’s perfect, it goes on because it’s 11:30.” Also, this was a good little bridge to some bigger casts to come.   52 more words

US History

Young George Washington Sparks a World War: 1754 CE

If asked how many World Wars there have been, the average educated American will confidently answer two, specifying the Great War of 1914 CE – 1918 CE, and the conflict between Nazi Germany, Imperial Japan, and the Allies, which most will date 1939 to 1945, though the fighting started in Asia in 1931 and continued in Eastern Europe until at least 1947. 1,676 more words

Empires in America Second Edition Review | COG Gaming

Year Published: 2016
Designer: Joseph Miranda
Publisher: Victory Point Games
Players: 1
Playtime: 30-60 minutes

One Sentence Synopsis: Prepare for war, fight the good fight, and then discover how much of a powerful jerk Amherst is… 2,908 more words

COG Gaming

The Richard Bard Raid

During the French and Indian War (1754-1763), settlements east of South Mountain had been relatively safe to live in. Then, in the spring of 1758, the Indians and some of their French allies raided the settlements along South Mountain. 1,301 more words

French And Indian War

Old Fort Niagara

Over my April vacation, I had the pleasure of presenting at the National Council of History Education conference in Niagara Falls, New York. While I was in the area I visited Old Fort Niagara in Youngstown, New York. 829 more words