In this lesson, students will review John Smith’s diligent actions as an adventurer and in establishing the Jamestown colony. In doing so, they will learn how they can be more diligent in their own...View Lesson
The Bill of Rights Institute’s American Portraits
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In this lesson, students will learn about Steve Jobs’ diligence. In doing so, they will learn how they can be diligent in their own lives.View Lesson
In this lesson, students will learn about the life of Daniel Morgan. They will explore his dedication to his purpose through many trials and tribulations at great personal sacrifice. Through his example...View Lesson
In this lesson, students will learn about Eleanor Roosevelt’s diligence in helping to craft the U.N. Declaration of Human Rights. Students will learn how their diligence can help them advance freedom...View Lesson
In this lesson, students will learn about the self-sacrifice of Clement Laird Vallandigham and ways in which they can sacrifice their own comfort for what they believe.View Lesson
In this lesson, students will learn about how Eli Whitney diligently pursued his place in history as the inventor of the cotton gin. Through his example, students will learn how being diligent can help...View Lesson