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Teach History with a Rich Video Experience!

Compelling video-based plans and multimedia learning tools make the story of the Tennessee
Valley come alive in your classroom.

Find TVA dams, historic Tennessee Valley events and much more.

Lesson Plan 1: OUT OF THE DARKNESS

Learn TVA's role in the development of the Tennessee Valley during and after The Great Depression. Teach your students how a region once plagued by high unemployment, floods, disease and poor farming conditions began to thrive with the introduction of electricity.

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Lesson Plan 2: THE TENNESSEE VALLEY & THE WAR EFFORT

What was the Tennessee Valley's role in World War II? Discover how Fontana Dam, Oak Ridge and the Tennessee Valley Authority each contributed to influence the outcome of World War II.

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Engage Your Students with Multimedia Activities!

These interactive activities, resources, photos, and maps make the history of the region informing, thought-provoking and entertaining.

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