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England: Discover a World of Culture and History
England is a very interesting country full of cultural and historical geography. Here is an impressive collection of lessons that will familiarize your students with England's cultural and historical geography. The activities presented are all well designed, and they are also supported with websites and worksheets that you can access.
4th Social Studies & History 14 Views 15 Downloads
Capitalism and Socialism
"Is capitalism competition natural and good, or should there be systems in place to check it for the sake of our collective well-being?" Explore the complexity and history behind capitalism and socialism in Crash Course World History #33. Though he presents information quickly, Green also extensively dissects these broad economic concepts, highlighting key personalities in their development, terms such as industrial and mercantilism capitalism, as well as class struggle and communism.
13 mins 9th - 12th Social Studies & History 30 Views 18 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
The Impact of Cultural Values in EArly Industrial England
Tenth graders analyze works from the period of the Industrial Revolution in England and identify the cultural values depicted and inferred that paved the way for the Industrial Revolution to occur at this time. They create captions that may would have been appropriate to accompany the artwork.
10th Social Studies & History 11 Views 26 Downloads
From the History of England
In order to investigate the history of England, pupils complete sentences, fill in the blanks, answer short-answer questions, choose correct words, and more. There are eight exercises filled with clever ways to get your kids learning about the England's history.
9th - 12th Language Arts 10 Views 89 Downloads
Blind Date: 1066
After King Edward the Confessor died, there were three men seeking his throne: Harold of Wessex, WIlliam of Normandy, and Harold Hardrada. They are all contestants in this 1066 version of Blind Date (for the throne). In this Game Show, kids will review their history by hearing the host question each king and then respond to their answers.
6th - 8th Social Studies & History 3 Views 6 Downloads
English Renaissance History: The Tudor (and Stuart) Monarchy
My oh my, there sure is a lot of intrigue surrounding that Tudor family! With rich text and image-filled slides, you'll be able to discuss the Tudor Monarchy in great detail. The presentation starts with a brief introduction to King Henry VII, then moves right into the life and wives of King Henry VIII.
9th - 12th All 8 Views 17 Downloads
The Tudors: Who, What, When and Why
It may sound like the making of a daytime soap opera, but it isn't. It is a timeline that describes the many wives, struggles, kings, queens, and explorers that made up the Tudor Dynasty. You can click on the timeline to progress through the slide show or simply forward each slide.
6th - 8th Social Studies & History 3 Views 9 Downloads
A Brief History of the English Language
Modern English isn't just a band, it's a stop along the path to the English language. The presentation begins with a look at the origins of old, middle, and modern English. It covers the invasions or influences that shaped each period of English, and provides literary examples of each English dialect in context.
10th - 12th Social Studies & History 23 Views 51 Downloads
New Review Prehistoric Art
Know the difference between BC and BCE? How about AD and CE? Introduce art history students to important dating conventions, abbreviations, and terms they need to know as they begin their study of Prehistoric art with a visually stimulating PowerPoint.
10th - 12th Social Studies & History 5 Views 2 Downloads
Law 12 - Law and Society
Law and society go hand-in-hand, explore the law as it pertains to social impact throughout history. Here are 20 excellent questions that have learners examine law from the code of Hammurabi, to Napoleonic law and the Magna Carta. Perfect for an advanced civics class.
11th - 12th Social Studies & History 26 Views 61 Downloads
Energy Through the Ages
In this energy through the ages worksheet, students read about the history of energy use beginning with early civilization and the use of water wheels for the production of energy to hydrocarbon-based coal, oil and natural gas of today. Students calculate the amount of energy appliances use in a month by completing a chart with watts used per month.
7th - 9th Science 7 Views 83 Downloads
Anna Cuyler by Henrietta Dering Johnston
Portraits are always interesting to study when learning about art history. Tell the tale of Anna Cuyler as you and your class observe her portrait. Finished in 1708, the painting and some great guiding questions will provide the opportunity for youngsters to analyze time and place through art.
5th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 2 Downloads
Primary History Children of Victorian Britain Extension Activity - Children at Work
What a great way to have your class learn about the lives of children in Victorian England. Learners sharpen their research skills as they study the history of children who worked in England. They choose extension projects to complete.
1st - 3rd Social Studies & History 3 Views 17 Downloads
Millionaire: History Review Game (Chapter 13)
Review all things Civil War with a fun game styled after the millionaire TV game show. Included are 15 questions all related to the North, the South, and everything in between. Some of the questions are very good and some even require critical thinking.
9th - 10th Social Studies & History 3 Views 3 Downloads
KWHL Strategy for A Tale of Two Cities
Young scholars activate prior knowledge about French and English history. In this historical fiction literacy lesson, students list information they know about the French Revolution and the history of England. Young scholars contribute ideas to complete the first column of a KWHL chart for A Tale of Two Cities, then discuss what they want to know with a partner.
8th - 11th Social Studies & History 5 Views 50 Downloads
England in 1060: Should William of Normandy Attack?
Start a class discussion. Should William of Normandy attack England? Review basic facts about land and politics then discuss the situation. This presentation is intended for a Middle school audience, grades 6-8.
6th - 8th Social Studies & History 3 Views 0 Downloads
Why Did King Henry VIII Divorce Catherine of Aragon?
Why did King Henry divorce Catherine of Aragon, and how did he make divorce possible? Young historians will read through each informational slide to learn the story of Catherine of Aragon, King Henry, and Anne Boleyn. They will then respond, in paragraph form,to four critical thinking questions.
6th - 8th Social Studies & History 3 Views 16 Downloads