18th Century Events Teacher Resources
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Late 17th Century and 18th Century American Society (1)
In this online interactive American history worksheet, high schoolers answer 11 multiple choice questions regarding late 17th and 18th century America. Students may submit their answers to be scored.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 0 Downloads
From Kakawa to Chocolate: The Evolution of Chocolate Throughout History
Learners explore the history of chocolate and its consumption. For this chocolate history lesson, students discover how industrialization changed the way humans consume chocolate. Learners use the provided worksheet to note details they learn about chocolate consumption through the centuries.
6th - 8th Social Studies & History 3 Views 11 Downloads
Students engage in a long term unit concerning world theatre history. They use guided questions in order to conduct research to cover the history of theatre in different time periods. During the class the teacher lectures and the students take notes to add to internet research.
9th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 37 Views 89 Downloads
Fort San Cristobal
Pupils research the concept of a dungeon during the time of the 18th century. They are looking for its significance and the reason for its construction tied to the lifestyles of people during the time. Students compare and contrast the prison system of the time with modern prisons.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 7 Downloads
Creating Cultural Movement Weblets to Analyze a Culture's Impact on Its Art
Students explore nature of cultural movements in Western Civilization since the 18th Century by examining various styles of painting, and analyzing impact of culture on its forms of artistic expression. Students then create imitative paintings of work by selected artist, and created weblets using Claris or Netscape.
9th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 1 Download
New Review Sarah Green Probate Record
The proof is in the probate record. Much can be learned about history by investigating old, primary source documents. Class members hone their detective skills by examing the 1759 probate record of Sarah Green. Who was this lady? Was she relatively wealthy?
5th - 8th Language Arts 3 Views 2 Downloads
Who Got Away? 18th Century Runaway Slaves
Students read runaway slave advertisements while completing a chart to determine whether slaves successfully escaped. In this US history lesson plan, students must research the Virginia Runaways Digital Project and use the given links to runaway slave advertisements.
6th - 7th Social Studies & History 3 Views 6 Downloads
Journey to America
Fifth graders carefully analyze the artwork, Les Emigrants, and explore the reasons that people emigrated to the United States, and what life was like for new arrivals. They discuss what things immigrants were able to bring with them and what they had to leave behind.
5th Visual & Performing Arts 8 Views 20 Downloads
Writing Exercises: Latin American Independence
Budding historical analysts take to describing the road to Latin American independence. They'll respond to three writing prompts which require them to describe or analyze specific events in Latin American history.
9th - 11th Language Arts 3 Views 18 Downloads
Vanished Occupations: Life on an Iron Plantation
Learners analyze photographs of iron plantations to infer what life was like in these 18th century Pennsylvania villages. They then divide into small groups to research primary documents that explain the types of jobs performed on the iron plantations.
3rd - 6th Language Arts 3 Views 7 Downloads
The Scientific Revolution (1550-1700)
In this online interactive history worksheet, students respond to 10 short answer and essay questions about the Scientific Revolution. Students may check some of their answers on the interactive worksheet.
7th - 12th Social Studies & History 39 Views 157 Downloads
Early History of the Moravians
Learners investigate the history of the Moravians. They examine the Moravian community in the 18th century in the New World and compare and contrast the types of structures in 18th-century Bethlehem with those located in their own community.
5th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 1 Download
New Review The Great Military: Map of Texas
The battle at the Alamo may be one of the most famous military campaigns in Texas history, but it is by no means the only one. As part of their study of the military history of Texas, class members research less-well-known sites, locate them on a map, and prepare a presentation about the instillation and its importance.
6th - 8th Social Studies & History 3 Views 0 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
New Review Texas Commemorative Maps: Honoring Our Past
To celebrate Texas, groups plan and create a commemorative map for a topic or theme in Texas history. The richly detailed plan and the approach could easily be adapted to any state. Samples are included.
6th - 8th Social Studies & History 4 Views 5 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
The First American Party System: A Documentary Timeline of Important Events (1787-1800)
Students conduct research on the events of the end of the 18th century in order to identify critical factors leading to the development of the Federalist and Democratic-Republican political parties. They summarize the key positions of both parties.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 27 Downloads
Soar Into Spring With Kites!
The kite has an amazing history! It has been used for thousands of years, has led to many scientific disoveries, and has made some people very famous. Just ask Ben Franklin! This terrific lesson offers many cross-curricular activities that all have to do with the kite.
2nd - 8th Science 14 Views 22 Downloads
Cast of Personalities - The Louisiana Purchase
The origins of the state of Arkansas are the focus of this history lesson. Elementary schoolers to high schoolers identify persons associated with the development of the state from the very first European contact to statehood in 1836. Besides outlining some great activities, this lesson has short biographies of many of the major players in the development of Arkansas.
4th - 12th Social Studies & History 7 Views 55 Downloads