Creek War Journals
Fourth graders explore perspectives of families on both sides of the Creek war by composing journal entries from a selected social class of the era. They research, write and print entries and then compile them into a class book.
4th Social Studies & History 3 Views 7 Downloads
Abraham Lincoln: The Face of War
Students compare life masks and photos of Abraham Lincoln that were made before and at the end of the Civil War. In this "Faces of War" activity, students analyze images of Lincoln in a historical context and create a timeline of event.
4th - 10th Social Studies & History
George Washington: A National Treasure
Take a closer look at the life and presidency of George Washington with this great set of lesson plans and worksheets. The resource includes a timeline of the president's life and multiple opportunities for primary source and image...
4th - 8th Social Studies & History CCSS: Adaptable
Civil Rights in America
Civil Rights in America is the theme of this 2014 packet of materials prepared for Florida's Black History Month studies. Class members examine news reports and images of key civil rights leaders and events during the struggle for equal...
K - 12th Social Studies & History CCSS: Adaptable
New Review Honoring All Who Served Veterans Day
November 11th, Veterans Day, is a holiday set aside to honor all those who have served in the military. Here's a resource packed with ideas, activities, projects, and materials that will provide inspiration for ways to celebrate those...
K - 12th Social Studies & History
North Carolina American Indian Stories
Fourth graders select and read stories from some of the North Carolina American Indian tribes. They compare and contrast two stories and complete a Venn diagram. They use the information on the Venn diagram to write 3 paragraphs. They...
4th English Language Arts
North Carolina Cherokee Indians: The Trail of Tears
Learners discuss and research the Trail of Tears. In this Native American history unit, students read stories about and research information about the Cherokee Indians and the Trail of Tears. Learners work in literature circles and...
4th - 5th English Language Arts