Learning American History Through Movies & Free Timeline
Movie Homeschooling I could not find a chronological list of movies of American History so I ma...
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Depth and Complexity Critical Thinking Task Cards for History/Social Studies
Add depth and complexity to your instruction with these Critical Thinking History/Social Studies Task Cards! 88 task cards that can be used with any textbook and with any topic of history. You will be blown away by the discussions your students will have! $
History's Great Mystery (How can I make my classroom more interactive?!) - Be your best teacher!
Back to School history lesson ideas to make your students come alive.
Make Classes Fun By Teaching History CSI Style
My favorite, “I Smelt a Rat! Constitution Controversy” asks students to look at the men who did not sign the Declaration of Independence.
Branches of U.S. Government - Smart Smart Notebook Lesson - Smartboard File Interactive Whiteboard
This 28 page Smartboard lesson will be sure to engage your children as they learn about the three branches of the United States government. The students will learn about the Executive Branch, the Legislative Branch including Congress, the House of Representatives, the Senate, and the Judicial Branch. This flipchart lesson includes activity builder activities, links to outside videos and games, as well as nine pages of voting for your students. for smartboards.
Constitution Day Lesson Scavenger Hunt: Perfect Supplement for Constitution Day!
Students investigate the US Constitution in a scavenger hunt resource and hunt down essential information as they explore the Constitution. Students can work individually as teams to compete before time runs out! Included is a 30-question worksheet and a teacher answer sheet! Students can use the...
Turn Your Classroom Into A Time Machine [Infographic] - Hongkiat
Teachers around the world are warming up to the idea of introducing tech into schools, and we're not referring just to augmented reality or 3D printing
Revolutionary War Mock Trial Project Based Learning Activity
Bring your history classroom alive with Road to the Revolution Mock Trials.
Bankruptcy Laws - How to File Chapters 7 & 13
The US legal system has changed dramatically over the past 100 years. These legal cases are some of the most influential cases that have impacted and
Declaration of Independence American History Scavenger Hunt | Distance Learning
In this fun resource for early US History, students complete a scavenger hunt on the Declaration of Independence to better understand the document, interact with historical text, and turn a boring document into an exciting challenge. Students work in either collaborative teams or individually (I'd ...
Government Close Reading & Interactive Notebook - Ashleigh's Education Journey
Teaching government in upper elementary can be challenging. These government close reading activities help make it more accessible, though!
Super Hero Shirts - Compression Shirts
Freebie from The Pensive Sloth. Add a PBL to your Civil War unit with the Civil War Museum Project. Appropriate for 5th through 8th grade social studies and history classes. - Visit to grab an amazing super hero shirt now on sale!