Create a Publicity Brochure
Fourth graders visit two Web sites in order to explore Pennsylvania's coal mining history. Using the information from the Web sites, 4th graders create a brochure highlighting the history and importance of coal mining in Pennsylvania.
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Coal Mine Industrial Picture Analysis
Students observe coal mine pictures. In this US history activity, students analyze the pictures realizing that history is shown in pictures and then write a newspaper article about life in a coal town using the pictures as sources of...
4th - 8th Social Studies & History
The American Revolution Introduction
Young historians create a replica of Jamestown Virginia, analyze the Mayflower Compact, practice penmanship by copying a famous quote by William Bradford, and read a great informational text on the beginnings of colonial America with a...
4th - 8th Social Studies & History CCSS: Adaptable
The Importance of Sharks: You Do The Math!
Elementary ecologists examine trophic relationships using a coral reef food pyramid as an example. They play a game applying math skills that ultimately demonstrate the important role of the ever-scary top predator, the shark. This is a...
3rd - 6th Science CCSS: Adaptable