We found 83 reviewed resources for history
Read All About It! California History of the 30s and 40s
3rd - 8th
Explore the Great Depression! Discover the challenges people experienced during the time period. Learners investigate photographs from the Dust Bowl and WWII era and create a story line about the photographs, writing a newspaper article...
Finding Our Families, Finding Ourselves
3rd - 6th CCSS: Adaptable
Give scholars the opportunity to discover their past with a collection from the Museum of Tolerance that highlights the uniqueness of every family's story. Learners gain insight through interviews, family tress, heirlooms, and oral histories, and then reflect their findings on a family quilt.
Looking for the History in Historical Fiction: An Epidemic for Reading
3rd - 5th CCSS: Adaptable
Combine informational reading skills with fictional text in an innovative historical fiction lessons. After reading a fictional text related to diseases, class members read non-fictional text to gain knowledge about specific infectious...
How to Summarize an Event in History or Today - or a Story
3rd - 8th CCSS: Designed
Ask your class to write a quick summary of a historical or current event. The worksheet offers a place to note down important details about the event, such as time, place, people, how it started, and how it ended. Pupils then take this...
Abraham Lincoln and Frederick Douglass: A Compare and Contrast Lesson Plan
3rd - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Two great men, one time period, and one purpose; it sounds like a movie trailer, but it's not. It's a very good comparative analysis lesson focused on Abraham Lincoln and Frederick Douglass. Learners will research and read informational...
Hetch Hetchy: The Story of San Francisco's Water
2nd - 4th CCSS: Adaptable
How did San Francisco supply enough water for its residents over the last two centuries? Learn about droughts and water conservation in California, as well as specific historical events that led to the water system today. Kids read two...