Amelia Earhart: Aviation Pioneer
Pupils explore social practices and technological advancement of the 1920s and 1930s and relate this to modern life. They explore the events of Amelia Earhart's life and her poetry. They write their own poetry.
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Comparing and Contrasting Texts
The way an author feels about his or her subject matter is reflected in the writing—and can differ greatly from other accounts. Two sets of articles about the Apollo moon landing, Amelia Earhart, Helen Keller, and Spiderman are sure to...
6th - 8th English Language Arts CCSS: Designed
Reading a Timeline
Sometimes the most important details of an informational text aren't within the text at all. Teach your class how to read timeline with a set of activities that prompts them to find specific dates and events on the timelines, as well as...
3rd - 8th Social Studies & History CCSS: Adaptable
What if Amelia Earhart had Turned Around?
Students discuss an article in USA Today in which Gregg Zoroya proposes his theory about what happened to Amelia Earhart. For this reading comprehension and Amelia Earhart lesson, students read an article in USA Today that proposes a...
8th - 10th English Language Arts
Amelia Earhart- Mini Biography
Introduce your young historians to Amelia Earhart with a short and engaging video, which depicts the first female aviator's solo flight across the Atlantic, as well as her tragic disappearance during an attempt to circumnavigate the...
3 mins 8th - 12th Social Studies & History CCSS: Adaptable
The Flight of Amelia Earhart
Amelia Earhart's accomplishments and strength of character extend beyond her status as one of the first female aviators in America. Elementary and middle schoolers learn about Earhart's early life and the historical context surrounding...
4th - 8th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable