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Familiarize your class with folktales and hit Common Core standards along the way. Before reading the provided short story, readers practice drawing and supporting inferences and analyzing the point of view in two short exercises. They then read the story several times, focusing on different aspects of the text each time.
6th - 8th English Language Arts CCSS: Designed
The Day of the Jackal Activity Worksheet and Progress Test
In this The Day of the Jackal activity and progress test worksheet, students respond to a total of 20 short answer, multiple choice, matching, and fill in the blank questions pertaining to The Day of the Jackal.
9th - 12th English Language Arts
New Review Joe McCarthy and the Red Scare
In the 1950s, how did the Red Scare and the actions of Senator Joseph McCarthy affect the American people? Your young historians will analyze primary source documents on the Red Scare, participate in a "find the Communist" simulation, and role play as a special interest group that must determine whether Joseph McCarthy should be reelected to office.
11th Social Studies & History CCSS: Adaptable
Worksheet: Evidence of Darwin’s Evolutionary Theory at the Fossil Park
Take a close-up look at the evolution of hyenas in South Africa. Natural historians read about the five hyena species found in the fossil record and examine four statements that summarize the theory of evolution. As a culminating activity, pupils form groups and design a fact sheet about any modern member from the hyena family.
9th - 12th Science
New Review Pharaohs, Pyramids and the World of the Gods
Your young historians will learn all about the pharaohs, pyramids, and gods of ancient Egypt with these informational text worksheets, each of which are accompanied by hands-on, follow-up activities.
6th - 8th Social Studies & History CCSS: Adaptable
Homeschool Learning Network: Reading Comprehension
In this reading comprehension worksheet, students read a selection titled "The Tiger, the Brahman and the Jackal." Parents are instructed to ask children comprehension questions about the material and have them draw a picture.
2nd - 3rd English Language Arts
Lesson: A Face to Remember
Oh those awesome ancient Egyptians! Kids hit the books for an art analysis lesson. They research the art, culture, and beliefs of ancient Egyptians in regard to their use and creation of mummy cases. They write a compare and contrast essay that focuses on written versus visual information.
6th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts
Lesson: Nimble Symbols
Comparative thinking is one way to build critical analysts. Budding artists discuss symbols and how they represent concepts, beliefs, or ideas. They compare the symbols found on an ancient Egyptian mummy case to those found in contemporary society.
K - 5th Visual & Performing Arts
Students examine how repeated shapes, lines, and colors make patterns. In this patterning lesson, students view images of a Mummy Case to see how patterns are formed. They talk about Egyptian hieroglyphs and examine how they were painted on both sides of the case.
Pre-K - K Visual & Performing Arts
Learners, for five minutes, brainstorm everything they know about Egypt and archaeologists. Then,after analyzing objects (beads, glass bottles, statues, etc.) found at burial sites of pharaohs or queens at archaeological sites in Egypt, interpret the possible uses and meanings of those objects.
3rd - 8th Social Studies & History
Mummification: Reading Study Guide
Kids love to learn about ancient rights and practices, and nothing seems more fascinating that Egyptian mummification. Help them learn as they read with a well-organized study guide. They read to define each of the 29 questions, 18 vocabulary words, and seven gods, all related to the process of mummification.
6th - 8th Social Studies & History
K12 Classics B
Learners can listen along to the 23 playful tales in this collection, which are paired with vivid and varied illustrations. The second app in a series, this collection of stories is targeted toward second graders. Class members will have no difficulty navigating the app.
K - 2nd English Language Arts
Darwin’s Natural Selection Case Studies
This editable worksheet is set up so that biology pupils read four case studies and identify points that are present in each, such as overproduction, heritable variation, struggle to survive, and differential reproduction. They also predict how each population is likely to change over time.
7th - 12th Science
Let's Learn about India
Students participate in several activities to understand the culture and geography of India. In this India lesson, locate India and its important mountain ranges and rivers. Students act out the caste system in India. Students research art, religion and culture of India.
2nd Social Studies & History
Ancient Egypt Trail
In this Ancient Egypt Trail worksheet, learners experience three different zones: Pyramid Zone, Sphinx Zone and Mummy Zone. Students complete each task requested along the trail including filling in the blanks of a paragraph and word search puzzle.
5th - 6th Visual & Performing Arts
Education: Passing Enough Knowledge to Survive to the Next Generation
Students compare and contrast the knowledge requirements for human and animal children. They identify the consequences of an animal if it is unprepared for the given environment. They discover the importance of education as well.
6th - 8th Social Studies & History