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The Museum Idea
Students evaluate and record the various types of museum careers. In this The Museum Idea lesson, students create a bicentennial time capsule, design a Museum of me, and make a classroom mini museum. In addition students 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?
Students review photographs and create a timeline of events related to the Holocaust. In this WWII instructional activity, students match photographs with events and identify key locations on historical maps. Students graph population changes over time and view film clips on concentration camps.
9th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 7 Views 20 Downloads
Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead Quiz
In this online interactive reading comprehension worksheet, 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
AP World History Unit Test Chapters 8-15
Get your AP historians thinking about the facts with this exam worksheet, which has students responding to 60 multiple choice questions about world religions, major events, and significant historical figures. The exam specifies chapters 8-15, however the text it is referencing is not listed.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 13 Views 343 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 53 Views 140 Downloads
Loco for Cocoa
Is there anything better than chocolate? This series of cross-curricular lessons lays out five to seven days of a study on chocolate. Over these days, learners watch video clips about how chocolate is made, compose poems and legends, complete a map and timeline of the history of chocolate, and interact directly with chocolate.
5th - 8th Language Arts 26 Views 141 Downloads
Age of Exploration
What was it that made Europe so keen to explore during the 1400s and 1500s? Watch this presentation to find out about several key causes for exploration. Maritime technology, spices, the Crusades, and the spread of religion are some of the reasons that people like Christopher Columbus set out to sea.
5th - 6th Social Studies & History 11 Views 22 Downloads
The Math in the Design and Building of Bridges
Research various types of bridge designs. Your class will be asked to consider what it would be like without bridges while learning about how they work. They will construct a model bridge based on given parameters. They then calculate cable circumferences, length and thickness.
7th - 11th Math 62 Views 306 Downloads
Quattrocento Italian Art
The Italian Renaissance was a period of great art and architecture. Show your class the achievements that define the Quattrocento period in Italian art and style. This slide show centers around Florence, the architecture, sculpture, and the masters that lived there during the 1400s.
11th - Higher Ed Social Studies & History 4 Views 7 Downloads
Globe Skills Lesson 2: Paving the Way for Columbus
Students explore the expedition of Christopher Columbus. In this geography skills instructional activity, students consider the technological advances that made Columbus's expedition possible as they complete a latitude and longitude activity.
6th - 10th Social Studies & History 15 Views 61 Downloads
Traveling the Silk Road
Students take a virtual trip down the Silk Road. Using a map, they trace the location of the trade route and others that were developed later. They use different spices and goods to trace how they came to the Americas. They answer comprehension questions to end the lesson.
4th - 5th Social Studies & History 9 Views 32 Downloads
Students engage in a activity that is concerned with the concept of medieval ages. They conduct research using a variety of resources and use the information to perform in some roleplay activities. Students also create research papers about medieval times.
6th - 12th Social Studies & History 12 Views 132 Downloads
Exploring Change: Food
In this food technology worksheet, students first read a text detailing the changes in food and food technology in the last millennium. Students complete 3 pages of comprehension exercises pertaining to the food technology information presented.
6th - 7th Language Arts 4 Views 139 Downloads