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Students participate in various social studies activities in correlation to William Shakespeare's Macbeth. In this Macbeth lesson plan, students study maps of Scotland, England, and Norway to identify locations mentioned in Macbeth. Students research the countries online and discuss the people and customs. Students research British kings and queens and make a list of kingly graces. Students complete a comparison of the Parliament and U.S. Congress.
Eighth graders explore the causes of conflict in the oil producing country of Nigeria. In this World History lesson, 8th graders create a research paper or presentation that explains the challenges faced by the Nigerians. Students investigate possible solutions to solve these problems in Nigeria.
High schoolers learn about citizens who were actively involved in the civil rights movement, and the strategies they used to overcome the Jim Crow laws that were so prevalent in the 1960s. They investigate the voting amendments of the US Constitution, and apply these ammendments during a hands-on simulation. Video and Internet resources are also used in this most-impressive high school history lesson plan.
Fourth graders experience the excitement and diversity of the great Faires of the Middle Ages. This unique series of lessons allows learners to intimately investigate the colorful era of the Middle Ages. This cross-curricular lesson has pupils engage in math, science, art, music, and performance activities. An impressive array of worksheets and activities are embedded in this series of lessons. Outstanding!