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33 resources with the concept mississippi

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The Price of Freedom: Americans at War Printable Exhibition

For Teachers 5th - 12th Standards
The Price of Freedom: Americans at War is a collection of 13 resources from a printable exhibition curated by the Smithsonian Museum of American History.  Each resource begins with a summary and a table of contents. The resources...
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On This Day: Emmett Till and the Rebirth of the Civil Rights Movement

For Students 7th - 12th Standards
New ReviewThe murder of Emmett Till, a boy accused of whistling at a white woman in the deep South in the 1950s, galvanized the civil rights movement. His open casket—revealing the ugly horror of racism—reignited a movement. Clips include an...
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Eastern Indian Wars

For Students 5th - 12th Standards
Many know that Native Americans were forced off their lands and moved west, but how did these people react? The Red Sticks faction of the Creek nation opted to defend themselves and their lands in a series of wars called the Eastern...
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James Meredith and Ole Miss

For Teachers 9th - 12th
"Americans are free to disagree with the law, but not to disobey it." Mobs were rampant on the campus of Ole Miss during the years of desegregation, or integration, and Kennedy attempted to discourage any mobs and riots while the first...
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Mississippi Acrostic

For Students 3rd - 4th
In this acrostic poem activity, students use the letters in the word Mississippi to create an acrostic poem. Students create a 11 line poem.
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Mississippi Challenge

For Students 4th - 5th
In this state facts worksheet, learners read the statements about Mississippi. Students select the correct answer to complete the 10 statements.
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Mississippi Word Search

For Students 4th - 5th
In this word search learning exercise, learners review the words associated with Mississippi. Students locate the 10 words within the word search puzzle.
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Mississippi Vocabulary

For Students 4th - 5th
In this vocabulary activity worksheet, students read the phrases associated with the state of Mississippi. Students use the word bank to complete the 10 statements.
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Trees of Mississippi

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Pupils research tree species found in Mississippi, and record the tree types, numbers of trees, and locations. Students then research the forest industry sites, and determine possible relationships between industry location and tree...
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River to the Sea

For Teachers 4th - 6th
Students investigate the function of wathersheds and weather while they follow Lewis and Clark on their jouney west. They also create a map using acurate measurements and build a model watershed.
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The Mighty Mississippi and The Twelve Bar Blues

For Teachers 4th - 5th
Students discover the beginning of blues music. In this blues music activity, students look at American history and relate it to Blues artists. They play the 12-Bar Blues on classroom instruments and create their own blues song. 
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History Talks

For Teachers 9th - 12th
High schoolers engage in a lesson that deals with a historical figure from the area of Mississippi. Then questions are asked of them using a game show format that is followed with additional ones used for brainstorming for more ideas of...
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Mississippi Alphabet Activity

For Students 4th - 5th
In this alphabet activity instructional activity, students read the phrases associated with Mississippi and then alphabetize the 10 words.
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Mississippi Statehood

For Students 4th - 5th
In this statehood activity worksheet, students draw a picture relating to the statehood of Mississippi and write information about the state.
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What Do You Know About Mississippi?

For Students 4th - 6th
In this online interactive Mississippi worksheet, students respond to 10 multiple choice questions that require them to exhibit what they know about the state. Students may submit their answers to be scored.
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Mississippi Cities Word Jumble

For Students 2nd - 5th
In this online interactive Mississippi worksheet, learners examine 10 cities in a word bank. Students use the word bank to unscramble 10 sets of letters. This worksheet may also be printed for classroom use.
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Mississippi State Quarter

For Students 4th - 5th
In this Mississippi worksheet, students examine a picture of the state quarter for the state of Mississippi. Using the information on the coin, students answer 5 questions.
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Mississippi

For Students 4th - 6th
In this Mississippi instructional activity, students read a two page text about the history of the state of Mississippi. Students then answer 10 true and false questions.
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Mississippi Word Search

For Students 5th - 8th
In this Mississippi word search students identify words in the puzzle that are the names of towns in Mississippi. A word list of approximately 40 names are listed.
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From Lazy River To Deep Water

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Student investigate the lock and dam system of the Mississippi River by creating one for the class to observe. The experiment is completed in conjunction with research bring compiled from different resources for a research project.
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Stamp It

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students pick a theme related to the Mississippi River Valley and conduct research using a variety of resources while constructing a commemorative stamp of the topic. The stamp is made using a visual image found in the information.
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Mapping River Statistics

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students research different statistics to do with the Mississippi River. They answer questions about finding data and collect it by conducting research. The research is used to construct a data table. Then students use the table to...
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Mississippi Landforms

For Teachers 7th
Seventh graders use the internet to research the landforms of Mississippi. They write descriptive paragraphs about the area and use peer editing. They create a map of Mississippi as well.
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Manifest Destiny

For Teachers 8th
Eighth graders examine the United States during the period of Manifest Destiny. They discuss any policies that helped the United States change in size and investigate maps of the area in different years. They also relate the topics back...