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Jefferson on a Nickel
Students study our third president, Thomas Jefferson through stories and poems. They investigate the attributes of a nickel.
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Lewis and Clark Expedition: Western Journey Nickel
Students interpret historical evidence presented in primary and secondary resources. In this Lewis and Clark lesson, students research details pertaining to the expedition and review the expedition routes. Students identify the symbols...
3rd - 12th Social Studies & History
Presidential Bookmark Activities
Students receive Presidential bookmarks with various information regarding U.S. Presidents on them. They participate in a variety of interesting sorting, reflect and write, timeline, and geography activities concerning this information.
K - 6th Social Studies & History
U.S. Mint Releases New Jefferson Nickel
Students share their knowledge of Lewis and Clark, then read a news article about the redesign on the U.S. nickel to commemorate Lewis and Clark's expedition. Introduce the article with a discussion and vocabulary activity, then students...
2nd - 6th Social Studies & History
American History Through Architectural Masterpieces: Monticello
Students examine the life of Thomas Jefferson, explore great American landmark Monticello, discover relationships between climate, geographical factors, and time as to what kind of architecture was used, conduct research online, write a...
3rd - 5th Social Studies & History