Consequences of the Norman Conquest
For this medieval realms worksheet, students consider 8 consequences of the Norman invasion and determine whether they represent immediate or gradual change by placing them in the appropriate boxes on a T-chart.
6th - 8th Social Studies & History 22 Views 19 Downloads
Strength and Voices
Lyndon Johnson provides an excellent primary source in a text analysis resource. The class warms up by responding to a quote, and then reads a 1965 speech by Johnson called "Peace Without Conquest", which discusses aggression patterns in...
6th - 8th English Language Arts CCSS: Designed
Interpreting the Constitution: What Does That Mean?
Here is a fantastic lesson on the Supreme Court's role as interpreters of the Constitution. Class members review past cases involving the Eighth and Fifth Amendment and evaluate as a group whether they would consider those situations as...
6th - 12th Social Studies & History CCSS: Designed
Individuals as Instruments of Change
How does one become a catalyst for change? What are the challenges faced by those who take a stand for change? What part do the arts play in cultural change? Using primary and secondary sources from the 1920s and 1930s, class members...
8th - 12th English Language Arts CCSS: Designed
Greek Mythology Activities
Find all you'll need for a comprehensive, engaging unit on Greek mythology here! This resource is packed with worksheets and activities on everything from how to write a myth and the roles and symbols of the major Greek gods to oracles,...
6th - 8th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
What Leads to Revolution?
From the essential question about the cause of the American Revolution to a Town Hall meeting hosted by and for your social studies class, a set of American history lessons are a great addition to your Revolutionary War unit. After...
7th - 12th Social Studies & History CCSS: Adaptable
New Review U.S. Census: Using the past to Predict the Future
For learners entering the workforce, deciding what they want to be when they grow up is only the beginning of their career journey. Eighth graders explore the employment growth and decline of their chosen future careers, and discuss...
8th Social Studies & History