John Quincy Adams Picture
In this John Quincy Adams activity, learners color and decorate a portrait of the sixth President of the United States, John Quincy Adams.
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The Greatest President
Who is the greatest US president? George Washington? Abraham Lincoln? FDR? Find out the opinions of your young historians with this cross-curricular writing prompt that engages them in researching the accomplishments of these influential...
3rd - 7th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
Abigail Adams: Integrating Social Studies and Language Arts
Third graders increase reading strategies while learning about Abigail Adams and her role in history. In this Abigail Adams lesson, 3rd graders read about the American Revolution and Abigail Adams using all the balanced literacy...
3rd English Language Arts
New Review They Had a Dream
They had a dream—a dream so powerful it can still inspire citizens of today and the future. Here, young historians learn about the 1963 march on Washington led by Martin Luther King Jr. by closely examining a photograph of a meeting held...
3rd - 6th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
Letter Writing and Abigail Adams
Third graders learn the importance of letter writing for communication. In this letter writing lesson, 3rd graders identify how letter writing was important in the life of Abigail Adams. Students understand what a primary source is and...
3rd Social Studies & History
Time For Kids: Presidents Then and Now
In these two Presidents of the United States worksheets, students read facts about President George Washington and President George W. Bush, cut and paste words to complete a Venn Diagram, circle the pictures of Presidents on U.S. coins...
2nd - 4th Social Studies & History
Eighteenth-Century Slave Codes
Students explore slavery by reviewing the written laws intended to keep African Americans subservient. In this U.S. slavery lesson, students analyze a time-line of the history of African Americans. Students discuss the patterns of the...
3rd - 5th Visual & Performing Arts
Wisconsin Landscape by John Steuart Curry
First young art historians will learn about the artist John Steuart Curry and his painting Wisconsin Landscape, then they'll get creative. The class will discuss the piece by answering nine observation questions, then they'll create...
3rd Visual & Performing Arts
Phonics Teachers Resource Book
Looking to improve your classes literacy program? Then look no further. This comprehensive collection of resources includes worksheets and activities covering everything from r-controlled vowels and consonant digraphs, to the different...
1st - 3rd English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
Texas Kid Writes Book About Presidents
Arranged into small groups, learners read a paragraph of the news story "Texas Kid Writes Book About Presidents." As one reads, others mark the text (underlining important information and writing notes in the margin of the story). After...
2nd - 12th English Language Arts