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Rivers... for Kids
Students investigate U.S. geography by exploring it's bodies of water. In this river formation lesson, students identify the reasons rivers are needed in our country by reading assigned text. Students examine a diagram which explains how rain travels a long path to become groundwater which we inevitably drink.
2nd - 6th Visual & Performing Arts 5 Views 39 Downloads
Snowshoes in Pioneer Wisconsin
Young scholars receive a brief history of snowshoes and their development, discuss various types of snowshoes, explore people using snowshoes throughout Wisconsin History, and experience a hands-on, or in this case "feet-on," snowshoe excursion.
3rd - 5th Social Studies & History 3 Views 1 Download
Exploration--Widening Our Horizons
Students examine the difficulties of exploration and some of the motivations for exploration. They investigate various types of explorers and identify the difficulties faced by the New World explorers. Students create a journal of exploration and read a biography of an explorer.
3rd - 5th Social Studies & History 3 Views 4 Downloads
Cabeza de Vaca Meets the Coahuiltecans
Learners examine the difference between primary and secondary sources by examining the journal of Cabeza de Vaca and creating a poster about the Coahuitecan Indian groups. They portray a scene of the groups in 16th Century south Texas.
4th - 7th Social Studies & History 3 Views 7 Downloads
Capitol Visitors Center
Students complete a post-trip discussion after visiting the capitol building in Austin. As a class, they review how soldiers received their allotment of land for participating in the Texas Revolution. Individually, they write a letter from the point of view of one of the soldiers explaining how they are going to use their land.
4th - 6th Social Studies & History 3 Views 1 Download
Young scholars investigate the concept of solving problems when given it in words and employing a wide variety of methods. They practice applying a logical sequence to find the solution to a problem while estimating possible answers to help in the process.
9th - 12th Math 3 Views 0 Downloads