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Funerals and Burial Rites
Ninth graders research burial practices that originated in West Africa and then migrated to the South Carolina and Ohio. They compare and contrast burial practices in both places. As students collect information and data, they organize and create graphs, plot points, find percents.
9th Math 3 Views 3 Downloads
"Pitchfork" Ben Tillman and Political Reform in South Carolina
Eleventh graders examine the political reform movement in South Carolina spearheaded by "Pitchfork" Ben Tillman. In this South Carolina history lesson, 11th graders examine primary and secondary sources regarding Tillman and his vision. Students take tests over the material.
11th Social Studies & History 3 Views 5 Downloads
Pack Your Bags: Explore South Carolina
Third graders investigate different counties in South Carolina. In this geography lesson, 3rd graders are assigned a county in South Carolina to research and identify important facts about the county. Students create a PowerPoint presentation using their research as an outline.
3rd Social Studies & History 5 Views 11 Downloads
Pack Your Bags: Explore South Carolina
Third graders identify the counties of South Carolina. They identify physical and human characteristics of a county in South Carolina. They create and publish a digital travel brochure. They present information orally to peers,
3rd Language Arts 10 Views 28 Downloads
Buying, Selling, and Trading in Antebellum South Carolina
Students research the role of general stores in the development of communities. In this South Carolina history lesson, students study the economic development of early U.S. communities. Students write essays and create advertisements that reveal the significance of the general store in the 1800's.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 0 Downloads
Exploring South Carolina
If you are having your students conduct a State study this presentation could be a nice example to show them. This resource provides general information about the geography, animals, and city life one may find in South Carolina. Web links are included.
4th - 5th Social Studies & History 3 Views 7 Downloads
The Best Friend of Charleston, The Charleston Railroad
Third graders explore the Charleston Railroad. In this South Carolina history lesson, 3rd graders examine the impact of the rail line on economy and citizens of the state. Students create posters to advertising the railroad line that include cargo, prices, and time schedules.
3rd Social Studies & History 3 Views 2 Downloads
Keys To Trees: Dichotomous Tree Identification
Ninth graders gather samples of different tree leaves in their neighborhoods, and on school grounds, and identify several species of common South Carolina trees using leaf and growth characteristics with aid of dichotomous key.
9th Science 9 Views 4 Downloads
The Role of African Slaves on South Carolina Rice Plantations
Fourth graders investigate the role of African American slaves in rice plantations. In this slave life instructional activity, 4th graders discuss the products produced in the 13 colonies. Students discuss the importance of rice to South Carolina's economy.
4th Language Arts 6 Views 13 Downloads
Slavery and the Slave Trade
What would it have been like to have heard the debate on the issue of slavery at the Constitutional Convention of 1787? With this resource, you are given the opportunity to read through a reconstruction of speeches on the topic with your class.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 32 Views 39 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Compound Words and Earthquakes
Challenge your class members to create new compound words. After examining compound words associated with earthquakes, groups select a topic that has some local connection, brainstorm a list of associated words, and invent new compound words for their topic.
8th Language Arts 19 Views 37 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable