History Charts and Graphs Teacher Resources
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The Mathematics of History
Is there a relationship between mathematics and history? In this video, Jean-Baptiste Michel explains how our technological advancements will afford many opportunities for mathematics to play an integral role in revealing key trends in our history.
4 mins 9th - 12th Math 3 Views 1 Download CCSS: Adaptable
Camouflage!: Collecting Data and Concealing Color
Help young scholars see the important role camouflage plays in the survival of animals with a fun science lesson. Starting with an outdoor activity, children take on the role of hungry birds as they search for worms represented by different colored pieces of yarn.
2nd - 5th Math 54 Views 36 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Discovering the Oregon Trail
Young scholars explore U.S. history by researching the Oregon Trail. In this American exploration lesson, students read the story On the Shore of the River and define the exact path early settlers took to find the state of Oregon. Young scholars complete graphic organizers based upon the plot of the story and the overall adventure of the Oregon Trail.
3rd - 5th Language Arts 3 Views 0 Downloads
The African American Population in US History
How has the African American population changed over the years? Learners use charts, statistical data, and maps to see how populations in African American communities have changed since the 1860s. Activity modifications are included to accommodate grades 3-12.
3rd - 12th Social Studies & History 12 Views 321 Downloads
When Will We Ever Use This? Predicting Using Graphs
Here are a set of graphing lessons that have a real-world business focus. Math skills include creating a scatter plot or line graph, fitting a line to a scatter plot, and making predictions. These lessons are aimed at an algebra 1 level but can be adapted either for middle school or higher levels.
7th - 12th Math 43 Views 732 Downloads
Connecting Oral History to Geography: The Changes of Madison County
Using individual computers, class members read a story and listen to oral histories of Madison County. They then conduct a scavenger hunt to locate items on the list. Although designed for Madison County, North Carolina, the approaches detailed here could be used for any area to model for learners how locate the geography reflected in oral histories.
6th - 8th Math 3 Views 3 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Integration and the "Barrier Breakers": Black Baseball 1945-1960
Students explore integration of Major League Baseball, identify important individual baseball players who played key roles in integration, and analyze historical information through charts, graphs, and statistics.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 5 Views 10 Downloads
People Who Made a Difference in New York's History
Fourth graders research a person who made a difference in New York's history, they write short biographies, and then they become the person during The Living History Museum. They can choose a person from any timie period.
4th Social Studies & History 5 Views 6 Downloads
Eighth graders examine immigration patterns. In this family history instructional activity, 8th graders investigate their own family histories and then compare and contrast immigration patterns of their class to national immigration patterns between 1880 and 1920.
8th Social Studies & History 3 Views 8 Downloads
History of the Star Spangled Banner
We have all heard the "Star Spangled Banner" at many points in our lives, but how often do we take the time to truly understand what the words of the national anthem mean to Americans? Don't miss this opportunity to examine the lyrics and explore the history behind an important piece of national heritage with your class.
8th Social Studies & History 75 Views 58 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Percentages to Bar Graphs
High schoolers access the Eastern North Carolina Digital Library via the Internet and click on "counties". They choose 20 counties, click on "population history", and compute the percentage of change in population from 1900 to 2000 and depict this information on a bar graph using Excel.
9th - 12th Math 3 Views 3 Downloads
Seventh graders review different types of graphs such as bar graphs, line graphs, box & whisker plots. As a class, they read a story and construct graphs to solve the data in the story. Students play "Graph Jeopardy" which requires interpretation of graphs.
7th Math 3 Views 9 Downloads
Homeschool Lesson Plan for Graphs and Charts
Students interpret charts and graphs. In this graphing lesson, students are introduced to the x and y axis and practice constructing types of graphs. Students collect data and represent the information by making a graph.
1st - 4th Math 26 Views 42 Downloads
New Review The Great Military: Map of Texas
The battle at the Alamo may be one of the most famous military campaigns in Texas history, but it is by no means the only one. As part of their study of the military history of Texas, class members research less-well-known sites, locate them on a map, and prepare a presentation about the instillation and its importance.
6th - 8th Social Studies & History 3 Views 1 Download CCSS: Adaptable
New Review Texas Commemorative Maps: Honoring Our Past
To celebrate Texas, groups plan and create a commemorative map for a topic or theme in Texas history. The richly detailed plan and the approach could easily be adapted to any state. Samples are included.
6th - 8th Social Studies & History 4 Views 5 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Life on a North Carolina Military Base in Wartime
Investigators use a “Says/Means” chart to analyze and draw inferences from quotes taken directly from newspaper articles detailing life on an active military base in Greensboro, North Carolina during World War II. Individuals then use a writing organizer to craft a narrative about a personal experience that parallels an event in the articles.
6th - 8th Language Arts 11 Views 10 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Industrial Revolution in America: Exploring the Effects of the Heat Engine on the Growth of Cities
Young scholars research the development of the steam engines. In this US history lesson, students analyze the impact of this invention to civilization. They discuss the events leading to the growth and development of different cities.
8th - 12th Social Studies & History 23 Views 127 Downloads
Systems of Transportation and Communication
Students explore transportation and communication. In this multi-cultural history lesson, students brainstorm, then compare and contrast methods of land, air, and water transportation today and long ago. Students work in groups to record information on a graphic organizer.
2nd - 4th Social Studies & History 7 Views 59 Downloads