This portion of the website features lesson plans, units, PowerPoint slides, and other classroom materials created by teachers who participated in the initial Teaching American History grant project administered by CESA 6 and UW Oshkosh, entitled TASAH (Teachers Academy for the Study of American History), from 2004-2007.  The lesson plans, units and other work products are posted on separate pages divided by the historical subjects and eras listed below:


1.  Revolutionary War/Colonial Era

2.  Bill of Rights and Amendments

3.  Jacksonian Era & Age of Democracy

4.  Slavery & Black Freedom

5.  Civil War Era

6.  Reconstruction & Aftermath

7.  Rise of Market Economy

8.  Native Americans

9.  Immigration History

10.  Progressive Era

11.  Labor Movement

12.  World War I & II Restrictions

13.  Civil Rights Movement

14.  Post World War II Politics & History


For more information

Mike Derr, K-12 Coordinator
WASAH Project
voice: 920/236-0875
fax: 920/485-0306
mobile: 920/210-6525

Office and Mailing Address:
CESA 6 Horicon Regional Office
304 Ellison Street
Horicon, WI 53032

Professor Brett Barker
Year 1 Campus Coord
WASAH Project
fax: 715/261-6333

Office and Mailing Address:
UW-Marathon County
Department of History
518 S.7th
Wausau, WI  54401