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Slavery in the Colonies
Students discuss the role slaves played in Virginia. In this history lesson, students identify the skills and characteristics slaves brought to Virginia during that time period. They also interpret eighteenth-century reading.
7th - 10th Social Studies & History 7 Views 23 Downloads
The Mormon Trail Through Iowa
Students read selections from travel diaries and create their own travel diary. In this Mormon Trail through Iowa lesson plan, students discover background of the Mormon Trek of 1846 and discuss how a group may be persecuted for beliefs. Students compare travel technology, topography, weather, and other factors that would assist or deter travelers.
6th - 8th Language Arts 5 Views 16 Downloads
Looking for Clues
Students infer the cause of a shipwreck based upon information about artifacts found in the wreck. In this marine archeology lesson, students use an inventory list to infer the cause of a shipwreck. Students discuss the maritime technology used in the nineteenth century.
5th - 6th Science 3 Views 20 Downloads
Volunteers: Changing the World
Fourth graders explore the concept of volunteerism. In this Habitat for Humanity instructional activity, 4th graders read an interview with a Habitat for Humanity volunteer and discuss the impact of volunteerism. Students plan and implement projects to benefit their local Habitat for Humanity group.
4th Social Studies & History 3 Views 6 Downloads
Shapes Are Everywhere
Third graders discover geometric shapes by drawing everyday still objects. In this illustration lesson plan, 3rd graders discuss drawing techniques applying to still life and practice these techniques in class. Students identify the different shapes in objects before they begin to draw them, which makes it easier to draw correct proportions.
3rd Visual & Performing Arts 23 Views 38 Downloads
Students examine the plight of child soldiers. In this militarization lesson, students study the practice of employing child soldiers to fight in Liberia. Students discuss the U.S. policy to disarm the child soldiers and discuss the implications that armed fighting must hold for children.
7th - 11th Social Studies & History 8 Views 12 Downloads
African Americans in the Maritime Trades
Students explore Civil Rights by analyzing U.S. history. In this African American workforce lesson, students discuss the history of African Americans in Baltimore and the need for steady work that formed. Students define vocabulary terms from the era and answer study questions about the tools that were used in maritime trades.
4th - 8th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 5 Downloads
Students study the interdependence of producers and consumers. In this economics instructional activity, students explore the many professions that must work together to turn raw materials into products for consumption. Students explore the role of the Augusta Canal in transporting raw materials.
2nd - 3rd Social Studies & History 3 Views 9 Downloads
Scenes from Aztec Society
Analyzing an image depicting a scene from the past can be as effective as reading (for some learners). Here, they analyze two drawings showing an Aztec ceremony and an aerial view of Tenochtitlan. They answer 4 questions about each picture.
6th - 8th Social Studies & History 12 Views 83 Downloads
Lesson Plan 2: Good Novel, Bad Novel
What are the characteristics of a good piece of writing? What makes a story interesting? Give your pupils a chance to define the qualities of good novels and what they see as the qualities of bad novels. Class members record these characteristics on a “Good Novel, Bad Novel” worksheet and keep these responses in their writing notebooks.
6th - 9th Language Arts 3 Views 5 Downloads
Occupations of Black Pioneers
Students analyze Black Pioneers in Nova Scotia. They explore the many different occupations and tradtions that were continued in Nova Scotia. They examine their resourcefulness despite the poor opportunities at the time of their arrival. They view a variety of slides on the occupations of Black Pioneers.
6th - 8th Social Studies & History 3 Views 1 Download
The Concept of Wa II
Twelfth graders are introduced to the concept of wa in the Japanese culture. In groups, they compare and contrast the way disputes are handled in both countries. They are given a case in which they state the facts and the issues involved.
12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 0 Downloads