18th Century Events Teacher Resources
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Nureyev: The Unconquerable Will
Students consider the development of dance across cultures. In this dance genre lesson, students study the history of Russia and the Mongol Tatars. Students research how classical ballet made its way to Russia and create collaborative projects to share their findings.
9th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 14 Downloads
A Golden Age: Three West African Empires
Seventh graders compare and contrast the three West African Kingdoms. In this World History lesson, 7th graders research the kingdoms and rulers of Ghana, Mali, and Songhai. Students present their kingdom to the class.
7th Social Studies & History 21 Views 154 Downloads
Constitutional Convention Simulation
Students explore the accomplishments at the Constitutional Convention. In this U. S. Constitution lesson, students view a PowerPoint presentation on the convention prior to participating in a simulation of the event.
5th - 8th Social Studies & History 15 Views 61 Downloads
How Did Slavery Impact Our Nation?
Fifth graders closely examine the effects of slavery on American society giving special emphasis to the issue of social injustice, the life of Harriet Tubman, the underground railroad and the achievements of Abraham Lincoln during this month long unit.
5th Social Studies & History 9 Views 94 Downloads
Moravian Migration: Before a visit to Bethabara
Second graders view a website to become familiar with Bethabara, a Moravian settlement. In this Moravian migration lesson, 2nd graders find similarities and differences to the community of the Moravians in the 18th century. Students create a visual presentation based on pictures of the Moravian community.
2nd 21st Century Skills 3 Views 0 Downloads
Evolution of Mediums of Exchange
Fifth graders investigate currencies of the 17th and 18th century English colonists. In this currency lesson, 5th graders make connections between unit of account and the medium of exchange. Students create their own money using images from their school.
5th Social Studies & History 3 Views 2 Downloads
Solar Proton Events
On this worksheet, space scientists use a data table to answer questions about the relationship between the brightness of solar flares and the intensity of the solar proton events. They apply what they learned from the data to address the effects of these events on satellites.
8th - 12th Science 3 Views 13 Downloads
What is the history of rice in the United States?
Fifth graders become familiar with the history of rice and create a board game. In this rice instructional activity, 5th graders understand the history of rice through the playing of a game. Students use vocabulary words related to the history of rice.
5th Social Studies & History 3 Views 6 Downloads
Students research and write an essay describing historical events surrounding the Canadian government's treaty with Aboriginal peoples. They examine the motives behind treaty documents and government acts to determine whether government or colonial negotiators lived up to the promises they mouthed.
10th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 0 Downloads
History & Trends in Health Care
From the ancient Romans' efforts to drain marshland in order to reduce malaria, to Louis Pasteur's vaccinations for rabies and anthrax, discover the evolution of health care methods and documentation throughout history. Each slide in this presentation focuses on a particular culture, primarily in ancient history, and its unique contribution to man's knowledge of how to treat disease and illness.
9th - 12th Health 7 Views 7 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
African-American Art and the Political Dissent during the Harlem Renaissance
Students are introduced to the culture of African American art. Using the internet, they research the events surrounding the Harlem Renaissance and discover how it produced a wide variety of art and literature. To end the instructional activity, by analyzing different pieces of artwork by various artists to identify the political statement in the art.
9th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 19 Downloads
Referencing the Classical Past
Learners discuss the sculptural group of Three Goddessesby Joseph Nollekens in a study of the classical past. In this Classical history lesson, students describe the three figures in the painting and read an excerpt for the story the art was based on.
7th - Higher Ed Language Arts 3 Views 16 Downloads
Learning the Printing Trade
Students explore U.S. History by reading biographical text in class. For this Benjamin Franklin lesson, students read about the famous American's first job and the transition he underwent from printing to politics. Students define lesson vocabulary terms and create their own potato stamps.
K - 2nd Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 4 Downloads
History, Artifacts, and Museums
Eleventh graders interpret historical evidence presented in primary and secondary resources. In this historical artifacts lesson, 11th graders select and research historical topics that require them to interpret calendars, timelines, maps, charts, paintings, cartoons, architecture and other artifacts.
11th Social Studies & History 3 Views 2 Downloads
Diseases on Ships
Students create a presentation on one of seven diseases common to sea going ships. In this diseases on ships lesson, students research diseases commonly found on ships of the late 16th and early 18th centuries. Students read From Slave Ship to Freedom Road and choose a disease to present in a commercial, play, paper, picture book, poster, or other project.
7th - 9th Health 3 Views 8 Downloads
History of Business and Industry in West Virginia
Students discover business and industries located in West Virginia. In this West Virginia history lesson, students research the West Virginia Encyclopedia in order to gather information about the industries of the state. Students take notes on index cards that they use to create a time using the information gathered.
8th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 6 Downloads