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Un Séjour à Paris
Everyone dreams of going to Paris! Challenge your advanced French speakers to really get to know the city of lights. They use the plethora of worksheets provided to really explore the monuments, museums, and shops of Paris. They use a comparison chart to record prices for various activities and they decide which places they'd visit.
10th - 12th Languages 4 Views 31 Downloads
Learners use Xpedition Hall's interactive feature Paris Scope to research the history of Paris by visiting sites at Metro stops. They practice map-reading skills by tracing the route to take on the Paris Metro to get from one site to another.
3rd - 5th Social Studies & History 6 Views 17 Downloads
Your Trip to Paris
Your geometry learners are off to Paris. Their job is to use their geometry construction knowlege to plan parts of the trip. Circle properties will be very handy when they pick a place to stay that is equadistant from the three main attactions they plan on visiting.
8th - 10th Math 3 Views 3 Downloads CCSS: Designed
French Cities and Transportation
Students study basic geography in France. They select a city, by means of a lottery, then present information about their "home town." They plan a trip to Paris, where all the students meet for a concert or other cultural event.
9th - 12th Languages 8 Views 17 Downloads
The American Revolution: Battles
Every war has a number of turning point battles that define the outcome. Inform learners of three major battles of the American Revolution. The Battle of Bunker Hill, Saratoga, Yorktown and the Treaty of Paris are each discussed. Maps and primary source quotes are also included.
7th - 12th Social Studies & History 19 Views 36 Downloads
Your Trip To Paris
Pack your bags! You are on your way to Paris and will learn about inscribed and circumscribed circles on your journey. An interesting activity that uses a map of Paris's important sites. Geometers pick their three favorite to create a triangle and using ruler and compass, they need find the perfect spot for their hotel centrally located to all sites.
9th - 11th Math 8 Views 11 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Paris Street; Rainy Day by Gustave Caillebotte
Discuss the balance, color, emotion, and context of the painting Paris Street; Rainy Day by Caillebotte. After a deep discussion, let creativity run free in your class as learners create a dimensional piece that reflects a life change they've experienced.
7th Visual & Performing Arts 11 Views 8 Downloads
Ending the War, 1783
The various peace proposals, made by both sides, to end the Revolutionary War come under scrutiny in this final lesson plan of a three-part series on the war. Class members read primary source documents and compare them with military campaigns occurring at the same time.
9th - 12th Language Arts 8 Views 8 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
US History Overview 1: Jamestown to the Civil War
Complete with territory maps, photos, and interesting anecdotes, this video covers the major events of American History, roughly from 1754 to 1865. Plymouth and Jamestown are mentioned in the beginning of the video, but the speaker "fast-forwards" 130 years to discuss the French and Indian War.
18 mins 8th - 11th Social Studies & History 53 Views 258 Downloads
Global Grover: French Market
In Paris it is very fun to buy food at the Farmer's Market. This short documentary follows a little girl and her father as they shop for groceries. The little girl names each item in French as well as English. Fantastic!
4 mins Pre-K - K Social Studies & History 3 Views 4 Downloads
The American Revolution: 1775 - 1783
Track the ins and outs and wartime strategies used by both the British and the Americans during the Revolutionary War. Multiple comparisons are made between both factions, maps, statistical data, images, and light text is used throughout the presentation.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 12 Views 46 Downloads
City Life In Europe
Students explore Paris. In this geography skills lesson plan, students watch "City Life in Europe," and conduct further research on the city of Paris and the country of France. Students create postcards that feature Parisian landmarks.
6th - 8th Social Studies & History 13 Views 62 Downloads
Breaking News English: Paris Hilton
In this Paris Hilton worksheet, students read the article, answer true and false questions, complete synonym matching, complete phrase matching, complete a gap fill, answer short answer questions, answer discussion questions, write, and more about Paris Hilton.
5th - 10th Language Arts 3 Views 2 Downloads
The U.S. Involvement in the Paris Peace Conference: The Fate of Alsace-Lorraine
Tenth graders deliberate about what to do with the Alsace-Lorraine. In this World War I instructional activity, 10th graders analyze documents about the future of the Alsace-Lorraine at the Paris Peace Conference. Students collaborate to decide what to do about the piece of land and submit written proposals that they compare to the Treaty of Versailles.
10th Social Studies & History 3 Views 8 Downloads
Yorktown and Treaty of Paris
Eighth graders discuss the importance of battles fought during the Revolutionary War. They summarize the events, people, and strategies of significance in the Battle of Yorktown. They identify the significance of the the adoption of the Treaty of Paris and how it impacted the Revolutionary War.
8th Social Studies & History 9 Views 58 Downloads
American Becomes a Colonial Power
Exploring the idea of America joining "the imperialist club" at the end of the 19th century, this presentation presents reasons why America not only had the drive to explore the world, but the power and wealth with which to do so. American presence and influence in Hawaii, Japan, Alaska, Cuba, the Philippines, Puerto Rico, Panama, China, and Mexico are covered in the context of the spread of America's growing global importance.
8th - 11th Social Studies & History 31 Views 89 Downloads
Mid-19c European Nationalism
An extensive review of European dynamics in the mid-to-late 19th century, this presentation clearly outlines the steps taken to unify Italy as well as Germany, and all the implications and effects therein. The slides set a strong context for viewers as they work their way into the tumult of 20th century Europe.
7th - 10th Social Studies & History 6 Views 59 Downloads
Covering the Issue
Examine how art and music can be powerful tools for conveying a political or social message. After considering the issues surrounding rapper Paris, students design their own album covers that reflect their political and/or social concerns. They will also write lyrics for one of the songs on thier album.
6th - 12th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 47 Downloads
ACTIVITY 6: MAKE A FOSSIL MOLD AND CAST and ACTIVITY 7: HOW BIG WERE PREHISTORIC ANIMALS?
Instructions for two terrific ancient history lessons for your primary paleontologists are provided in this resource. The first involves the creation of fossil cast replicas using plaster of Paris. The directions are detailed, but the background information is not.
1st - 3rd Science 6 Views 53 Downloads