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Introduction to Philanthropy-Recognizing Good Citizenship and Philanthropy in Our Community
Students explore the term philanthropy and recognize it in everyday situations. They list three philanthropic activities occurring in their own home, in their classroom, or in their school. Students identify at least one act they might do to make the world a better place in which to live.
3rd - 5th Language Arts 3 Views 22 Downloads
Medieval African Kingdoms
Seventh graders examine the geography and political history of West Africa. They role-play as applicants to a company that transports customers to any historic time period. Working in teams, they create promotional products encouraging customers to visit ancient West African civilizations.
7th Social Studies & History 26 Views 98 Downloads
The Race to Dominate the Known World
Young scholars describe cause/effect relationship of a European country's need for resources, exploration, colonization, and settlement of different regions of the world beginning in the 14th Century, and role play representatives of assigned countries.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 10 Views 13 Downloads
Mapping the Human Journey
High schoolers use several online tools to follow patterns in the migration of people. They compare patterns of today to those in the past. They research the migration of their own surnames. They discuss reasons for modern and ancient migrations.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 12 Downloads
Looking at Human Struggle Through The Language Arts Curriculum: The Faces of Slavery
Sixth graders examine the use of slavery in the United States. Using a map, they draw the route of the Tecora and Amistad voyages. Individually, they write an essay describing their opinions on whether the Africans on the ships should be able to go free.
6th Language Arts 6 Views 19 Downloads
The Museum Idea
Learners evaluate and record the various types of museum careers. In this The Museum Idea instructional activity, students create a bicentennial time capsule, design a Museum of me, and make a classroom mini museum. In addition learners visit a local museum to understand who works there, what they display, and how they decide what to display.
7th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 1 Download
When, Where and How Many -- and Why?
High schoolers review photographs and create a timeline of events related to the Holocaust. In this WWII lesson, students match photographs with events and identify key locations on historical maps. High schoolers graph population changes over time and view film clips on concentration camps.
9th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 7 Views 20 Downloads
Conquest of the Americas
Young scholars study the Aztecs and Incas. In this Aztecs and Incas activity, students discover their similiarities and differences and how the Spainards defeated both. Young scholars create a picture book about one of these empires.
K - 5th Visual & Performing Arts 18 Views 65 Downloads
Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead Quiz
In this online interactive reading comprehension instructional activity, students respond to 25 multiple choice questions about Tom Stoppard's Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead. Students may submit their answers to be scored.
9th - Higher Ed Language Arts 3 Views 3 Downloads
Sixth graders examine the renaissance period in history and explore various topics related to this time period. In this renaissance lesson, 6th graders recognize how the renaissance period changed the nature of society and consider how migration and cultural diffusion influenced other world societies.
6th Social Studies & History 59 Views 144 Downloads
Globe Skills Lesson 2: Paving the Way for Columbus
Students explore the expedition of Christopher Columbus. For this geography skills lesson, students consider the technological advances that made Columbus's expedition possible as they complete a latitude and longitude activity.
6th - 10th Social Studies & History 20 Views 64 Downloads