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The Secret Garden
Extend your study of the well-known novel by Frances Hodgson Burnett with the list of activities and discussion questions included here. Pupils can study the moors of England, grow their own gardens, research British colonialism, explore the relationships between characters, and more.
4th - 8th Language Arts 15 Views 11 Downloads
Women and the Law Ladies of the 80's: 1780's, 1880's, 1980's
Students examine laws that have affected women in history: the 1780's, following the United States independence from England; the 1880's, the time of westward expansion, the silver/gold era, and the coming of the Industrial Revolution.
4th - 5th Social Studies & History 8 Views 54 Downloads
Differing Views of Pilgrims and Native Americans in Seventeenth Century New England
Students complete a graphic organizer comparing differing views. In this compare and contrast lesson, students work in groups and read about the differing views of the Pilgrims and the Wampanoag Indians. Students use a graphic organizer to compare the two groups and hold a class discussion about what they learned.
4th - 5th Social Studies & History 6 Views 56 Downloads
New England Jeopardy
Jeopardy style games are fun ways to help learners review for tests or solidify concepts recently covered in class. This Jeopardy game focuses on the industrial economy of New England. Students will need to know general information on the geography and industry of New England.
4th - 6th Social Studies & History 3 Views 7 Downloads
Early Modern England
What happened in England after the Middle Ages? It began to modernize. Mark the shifts in thinking, culture, government, science, and society that led to the modernization of England from 1599-1700, with this informational presentation.
7th - 9th Social Studies & History 3 Views 10 Downloads
Gulliver's Travels Teacher's Notes
Who are "the most pernicious race of little odious vermin that nature ever suffered to crawl upon the surface of the earth”? Readers of Gulliver’s Travels will learn the answer, as the journey with Lemuel Gulliver to Lilliput, Brobdingnag, and to the country of the Houyhnhnms.
9th - 12th Language Arts 12 Views 9 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Scramble for Africa
For this fantastic simulation, your young historians take on the roles of imperialistic European countries in the nineteenth century and then "scramble" to carve up the continent of Africa! This is a very hands-on activity that will help your learners to understand the economic and arbitrary motivations of European powers in African colonization.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 33 Views 24 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Happiness
Eighth graders examine the issues related to a debate in New England during the 1830's. In this American History instructional activity, 8th graders research information on the debate. Students present their opinion to their peers in a town meeting format.
8th Social Studies & History 3 Views 2 Downloads
Reasons for English Colonization
Students explain the reason for English colonization. They review the reasons for the colonization and settlement in Virginia and trace the route from England to Virginia through the Chesapeake Bay to Jamestown on a map.
6th - 10th Social Studies & History 5 Views 39 Downloads
Everything was Up to Date in 1628
Students examine the life and lifestyles of New England colonists in the year 1628, and then investigate what life was like in their own area during the same time period. They watch segments from the PBS hands-on history series COLONIAL HOUSE.
5th - 12th Math 4 Views 14 Downloads
The Secret Garden
Pupils research the culture and geography of India and England while reading "The Secret Garden". Using this information, they write at least three predictions about what they believe might happen in the story. Using the Internet, they determine the effect of climate on the citizens of these two countries as well.
4th - 5th Language Arts 6 Views 28 Downloads
Students create a timeline of historical weather events in Bedfordshire, England. In this local weather lesson plan, students interview elders, research the Internet and newspapers to gather information about weather events of the past. the class comes together and add their events to a class timeline.
5th - 8th Science 3 Views 5 Downloads
Sea Changes: A New England Industry
Students conduct research in order to use primary and secondary sources. They interpret and analyze information from textbooks and nonfiction books for young adults, as well as reference materials, audio and media presentations, oral interviews, graphs, charts, diagrams, and electronic databases intended for a general audience.
7th - 10th Social Studies & History 3 Views 1 Download
Reading Comprehension Quiz: The Conquest of England
A brief Wikipedia passage about the Norman conquest of England in 1066 offers readers a chance to demonstrate their comprehension skills. In addition to the text itself, readers must use the provided links to correctly answer the five questions.
12th Language Arts 3 Views 0 Downloads
Empire to Independence
Here is a wonderful presentation, perfect for setting the stage for the Revolutionary War. Containing great information and images, it acts as a timeline of events starting with the French Indian War and ending with the dawn of the American Revolution.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 50 Views 137 Downloads