Should America Have Gone to War in 1812? Lesson Plan for 8th Grade
This Should America Have Gone to War in 1812? Lesson Plan is suitable for 8th Grade. Using an incredibly engaging activity and detailed lesson plan, your learners will serve as advisors to President Madison on whether to participate in what would become the War of 1812! Utilize a variety of effective instructional strategies to acquaint your class with the causes of the war. There are opportunities for group work and independent practice, analysis of primary sources, and written or…
Branches of Government Worksheet for 4th - 5th Grade
This Branches of Government Worksheet is suitable for 4th - 5th Grade. Set down the basics of the three branches of government with the reading passage included here. After reading, class members answer five questions related to the passage.
Writing a Social Studies Essay Worksheet for 8th - 12th Grade
This Writing a Social Studies Essay Worksheet is suitable for 8th - 12th Grade. In this social studies essay instructional activity, students follow the provided steps listed in the graphic organizer to write their own social studies essays. Students also read a sample essay about the U.S.
General Social Studies Concepts Interactive for 8th - 12th Grade
This General Social Studies Concepts Interactive is suitable for 8th - 12th Grade. In this online interactive social studies worksheet, students answer 12 multiple choice questions regarding general social studies concepts. Students may submit their answers to be scored.
Government Spending Lesson Plan for 6th - 12th Grade
This Government Spending Lesson Plan is suitable for 6th - 12th Grade. After discussing personal financing with your class, consider following up with this well-rounded introduction to government spending. The resource includes reading documents and worksheets, and covers topics as the federal deficit and surplus, securities and interest, and mandatory and discretionary spending. .
Hands-On History: Explorers Activities & Project for 3rd - 6th Grade
This Hands-On History: Explorers Activities & Project is suitable for 3rd - 6th Grade. Bring history to life with this collection of hands-on early explorer activities. From creating a flip book about the Vikings' exploration of North America to a reader's theater performance about Christopher Columbus' search for the Indies, this resource offers learning experiences that will engage the whole class in learning about European explorers.
Compare And Contrast-- People of Eminence Graphic Organizer for 5th - 6th Grade
This Compare And Contrast-- People of Eminence Graphic Organizer is suitable for 5th - 6th Grade. In this social studies instructional activity, students are directed to a Web site to read about famous people. Students choose 2 people and use a Venn diagram to compare and contrast.
Civic Responsibility Handouts & Reference for 6th - 12th Grade
This Civic Responsibility Handouts & Reference is suitable for 6th - 12th Grade. Extra extra, read all about record levels of civic duty and social responsibility! Here is a handout featuring USA Today news articles on recent surging volunteer rates, such as among college freshmen, celebrity activists, or in the Peace Corps. .
Regents Review Worksheet #1: Principles of the U.S. Constitution Lesson Plan for 12th Grade
This Regents Review Worksheet #1: Principles of the U.S. Constitution Lesson Plan is suitable for 12th Grade. Kids who take the Regents Exam really need to know a lot of information. This is a wonderful exam review tool that includes 26 pages of questions, charts, and suggested readings to help upper graders pass the test.
Social Studies and Reading Integration Worksheet for 5th - 6th Grade
This Social Studies and Reading Integration Worksheet is suitable for 5th - 6th Grade. Kids take a quiz on the concepts that define community and culture. They answer 10 multiple choice questions regarding family traditions, immigration, Hispanic culture, and community. .
The Global You Lesson Plan for 6th - 12th Grade
This The Global You Lesson Plan is suitable for 6th - 12th Grade. Illustrate the meaning and importance of global citizenship using this resource, through which class members will compare how an activity involving global ocean currents and building a dam actually illustrates how countries across the planet can be affected by the decisions of just one nation.
Thomas Hobbes Handouts & Reference for 6th - 12th Grade
This Thomas Hobbes Handouts & Reference is suitable for 6th - 12th Grade. From the state of nature and the social contract to his writing of Levaithan and belief in a single ruler, this activity offers a great overview of Enlightenment thinker Thomas Hobbes. .
Native Americans and Natural Resources Lesson Plan for 4th - 5th Grade
This Native Americans and Natural Resources Lesson Plan is suitable for 4th - 5th Grade. North American Indian civilizations had already been in place for over 10,000 years before the arrival of European settlers. Introduce your young historians to Indian tribes that lived in the Chesapeake region in the early seventeenth century, as well as to the natural resources that these Native American tribes depended on.
More Facebook Friends, Fewer Real Ones, Says Cornell Study Worksheet for 9th - 12th Grade
This More Facebook Friends, Fewer Real Ones, Says Cornell Study Worksheet is suitable for 9th - 12th Grade. Are Facebook friends real friends? Two views of Facebook friendships are presented in this article that asks readers to consider the differences between online contact and personal contact.
Chocolate Taste-Testing: Introduction to Loco for Cocoa Activities & Project for 1st - 8th Grade
This Chocolate Taste-Testing: Introduction to Loco for Cocoa Activities & Project is suitable for 1st - 8th Grade. Is the price of chocolate a good indicator of taste? Your learners will approach this question through experimentation and analysis, and will then delve into the rich history and complexity of cacao and chocolate.
The Neolithic Revolution Lesson Plan for 5th - 8th Grade
This The Neolithic Revolution Lesson Plan is suitable for 5th - 8th Grade. With the abundance of food products we can easily access in our society today, it is easy to forget the toll this can take on our global environment. Young learners will discover how the transition to agriculture and domesticated living from nomadic hunter-gatherer societies would also come to mean intensive exploitation of land.