Lincoln's Birthday Teacher Resources
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Lincoln Bicentennial Celebration
Students pay tribute to Abraham Lincoln. In this Lincoln celebration lesson, students create short films using images and narrate facts found online. Students use a video editing program and publish final products on Lincoln's birthday. Students view films during a red carpet premiere.
5th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 0 Downloads
And You Don't Stop - 30 Years of Hip-Hop, Episode 2, Lesson 1
Students discuss Public Enemy's lyrics and compare and contrast them with songs popular during the Civil Rights Movement. They write their own rap song that expresses feelings of oppression or freedom from oppression.
9th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 7 Views 53 Downloads
Third graders complete various activities pertaining to Martin Luther King Jr. Day, President's Day, Memorial Day, Labor Day, Columbus Day, and Veteran's Day. They conduct research and complete writing and art activities on the background of each federal holiday.
3rd Social Studies & History 3 Views 28 Downloads
Then and Now
Second graders compare and contrast past and present communities. In this community lesson, 2nd graders identify the changes in communities from the time of Abraham Lincoln to present day. Students create timelines as a class about Abraham Lincoln and independently about their own lives.
2nd Social Studies & History 9 Views 31 Downloads
A Slave No More
Students discover what it was like to cross into freedom. In this slavery lesson, students read the "Emancipation Proclamation," and letters written by Abraham Lincoln and John Washington (a former slave). Students identify the key ideas of the proclamation and use the knowledge gained from the letters to write their own series of letters that might have been written between Lincoln and Washington about their ideologies and personal interests.
8th - 12th Social Studies & History 8 Views 37 Downloads
Wisconsin Agriculture; Berry Bunch's Cherry Fast Facts
Students explore agriculture by researching Wisconsin's economy. In this cherry industry lesson plan, students read assigned text about the amount of cherries Wisconsin produces annually and the revenue it brings in to the state. Students answer study questions and complete worksheets about cherries.
3rd - 6th Science 3 Views 7 Downloads
The United States Flag
Students study the United States flag. For this American history and government lesson, students define and give examples of familiar symbols. Students design a classroom flag. Students identify and describe the American flag.
2nd - 4th Visual & Performing Arts 20 Views 139 Downloads
The United States Flag
Learners discover the meaning and symbolism behind the American flag. In this lesson on National symbols, students design a flag for their school, explain the symbolism they used, and distinguish the elements that constitute the US Flag. Learners then research the Federal Flag Code and how that has shaped the meaning and usage of the US Flag.
6th - 9th Social Studies & History 16 Views 90 Downloads
Using a Calendar and Using a Time Line
In this math/social studies learning exercise, students examine 2 calendar pages and answer 12 questions about them. Students then investigate a time line of important math inventions and discoveries and answer 8 questions.
5th - 6th Social Studies & History 6 Views 49 Downloads
An excellent PowerPoint on writing awaits your class. The three main purposes of writing are presented: writing to inform or teach, writing to entertain, and writing to persuade or convince. Each slide presents a short piece of writing, and pupils must decide which purpose the selection fits.
4th - 5th Language Arts 5 Views 84 Downloads
Measurement: Lesson 6
Fourth graders use a claendar to measure time. They are asked: What are some of the things they need to know to make a calendar? Students name the months of the year in order. They discuss how February has 28 days. Students put in peoples' birthdays for the month of February.
4th Math 3 Views 12 Downloads