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The Student Detective: A Textbook Investigation
Young scholars identify factual information using their textbook as a source of inquiry. They become aware that a social studies text can be an object of historical investigation and develop a sense of questioning evidence as presented in their textbook.
10th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 22 Downloads
Different Points of View
Considering an examination of point of view? Use visual arts to engage learners in of this element of art and literature. Class members select a portrait from the Renaissance Connection and, guided by a series of brainstorming questions, craft two separate responses to the work: one from the artist's point of view and one from the subject's.
7th - 12th Language Arts 18 Views 130 Downloads
The Geography of Renaissance
Students use the internet to research the geography of the Renaissance. Using maps of Europe, they identify at least three key cities during the time period and discuss the main types of transportation. They research the various customs and traditions and examine the types of art that came out during the Renaissance.
6th - 8th Social Studies & History 11 Views 98 Downloads
Learners study the different portrayals of the artwork The David and answer short answer questions about it. In this The David lesson plan, students see different versions of the biblical figure, and read about its background. Then they answer questions about it, and are provided an activity on how to make a heroic shield.
5th - 8th Social Studies & History 3 Views 8 Downloads
Italian Renaissance (1330-1550)
Is your class studying the Italian Renaissance? This resource includes 10 short answer and essay questions about the artistic, scientific, political, and philosophical achievements during the Italian Renaissance. The first 3 questions have answers that learners can access with a click.
6th - 12th Social Studies & History 35 Views 342 Downloads
Using Credit and Spending Money Wisely
Pupils discuss how to spend money wisely. In this consumer math lesson, students read the book, Mr. Popper's Penguins and discuss how much it costs to take care of a pet. Pupils complete a worksheet to calculate the total cost of pet care.
1st - 4th Math 8 Views 63 Downloads
This online interactive history quiz is made up of 25 multiple choice questions about Michelangelo Buonarroti. The quiz is based on information included on the Sparknotes website, although the questions relate to topics that are present in history books as well.
8th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 16 Downloads
The National Women's Party and the Enfranchisement of Black Women
Young scholars analyze the attitudes and hostility given to African-American women within the National Women's Party. They finish the lesson by examining another moment in the party's history and writing about it.
8th - 10th Social Studies & History 3 Views 0 Downloads
Meet Arnold Palmerstone-- The Most Boring Man on Earth
For this reading worksheet, students practice reading for detail by studying 4 paragraphs describing the everyday life of a family man in England. Students answer 12 multiple choice questions about the story.
4th - 5th Language Arts 3 Views 6 Downloads
Test your reading skills
In this reading comprehension worksheet, students read paragraphs and answer multiple choice and true and false questions about them. Students read 5 paragraphs, answer 3 multiple choice questions for each, and 10 true and false questions.
5th - 6th Language Arts 8 Views 46 Downloads
National Gallery of Art: Leonardo da Vinci
Students study a portrait of Ginevra by Leonardo da Vinci. In this art appreciation lesson, students study this unique double-sided work by Leonardo da Vinci and are asked to create their own double-sided piece of art.
3rd - 4th Visual & Performing Arts 5 Views 24 Downloads
Amen! Schools In!
Students explore discrimination. In this civil rights instructional activity, students discover how local churches and community programs attempted to educate African-Americans during the civil rights movement. Students research the Plessy v.
4th - 6th 21st Century Skills 4 Views 24 Downloads
Students explore the emigration of people following the Platte River Road and the impact this has had on Nebraska. They identify with trail life. In small groups students analyze pictures of trail life and landmarks paired with journal samples.
6th - 8th Social Studies & History 6 Views 11 Downloads