Five Themes of Geography Teacher Resources
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Researching the North Carolina Coastal Plain
Fourth graders research the coastal plain in North Carolina. In this research lesson, 4th graders examine key features, animals, industry and land geography in the state. Students create a Venn Diagram with the information gathered and present it to their peers.
4th Language Arts 7 Views 23 Downloads
Great Lakes at Stake
Students explore conservation of the Great Lakes. In this geography and ecology lesson, students identify the Great Lakes on a map and view a video depicting the history and importance of these lakes. Students work in groups to research one of the Great Lakes and write an informational paper about its features and unique characteristics.
3rd - 5th Social Studies & History 6 Views 29 Downloads
The Fabric of History
African-American history is an integral part of what America is. Learners examine important events, read informational texts, and create quilts depicting specific eras in African-American history. Each image created for the quilt will be followed by a written explanation of its significance.
5th - 12th Social Studies & History 18 Views 127 Downloads
Settlement Exploration: Then and Now
NASA has crafted an imaginative and memorable series of lessons, "NASA and Jamestown Education Module." This instructional activity is one of the five components. In it, middle schoolers connect history and science by comparing the settlement of Jamestown in the 1600s to a future settlement of the lunar surface.
6th - 8th Science 20 Views 109 Downloads
Building a Trading Post: How to Choose a Site
Students brainstorm what kinds considerations might have to be made when building a trading post. They create an artistic representation of what their trading post would look like (two- or three- dimensional).
4th - 6th Social Studies & History 3 Views 14 Downloads
Theobroma - Food of the Gods
Students discuss the history of cacao and its use in the production of chocolate. They analyze actual cacao pods and record their observations. Finally they create a five minute contour drawing of the cacao pod and seeds.
4th - 11th Visual & Performing Arts 4 Views 8 Downloads
The Hispanic Migration into Iowa
Sixth graders examine the positive and negative effects of the migration of people of Hispanic descent in the state of Iowa. They examine and interpret census data using maps before comparing the positives and negatives. They read primary source documents in the form of diaries before role playing as members of the families that are involved in the diaries.
6th Social Studies & History 3 Views 5 Downloads