Curated and Reviewed by
Life on the Mississippi Past And Present
Third graders study the importance of the Mississippi River with its transportation, drinking water, food, commercial purposes, and travel.
6 Views 18 Downloads
- This resource is only available on an unencrypted HTTP website. It should be fine for general use, but don’t use it to share any personally identifiable information
- Folder Types
- Activities & Projects
- Graphics & Images
- Handouts & References
- Lab Resources
- Learning Games
- Lesson Plans
- Primary Sources
- Printables & Templates
- Professional Documents
- PD Courses
- Study Guides
- Performance Tasks
- Graphic Organizers
- Writing Prompts
- Constructed Response Items
- AP Test Preps
- Lesson Planet Articles
- Interactive Whiteboards
- Home Letters
- Unknown Types
- All Resource Types
- Show All
See similar resources:
Learn from the Past, Create the Future: Inventions and PatentsLesson Planet
3D printers, selfie sticks, smart watches. GPS, self-driving cars, YouTube. Imagine life without inventions. Believe it or not, these items were all invented in the last 10 years. Inventions, and the inventors responsible for them, are...
3rd - 8th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
What Does It Take to be a Peacebuilder?Lesson Planet
In a world of conflict, choose to be a peacebuilder. Young scholars research a chosen peacebuilder from the past or present before creating a billboard project with that person's name, accomplishments, and prominent quotes.
3rd - 5th Social Studies & History CCSS: Designed
Game On: Constitution Activities for Elementary through High SchoolLesson Planet
Who would've guessed that a document written over 200 years ago would still have a lot to teach us today? A set of folder games incorporates parts of a newspaper to teach about the Constitution and how it still applies to life today. The...
K - 12th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
Learning from the Past: A New ApproachLesson Planet
Young scholars research nonprofit organizations. As they research, they learn how those living in the colonial period formed community organizations to provide for the common good of their society. Each pupil chooses one organization to...
3rd - 5th 21st Century Skills
What Was Everyday Life like in Colonial Virginia?Lesson Planet
What was everyday life like in Colonial Virginia? To find the answer cooperative groups work collaboratively to read an informational handout and complete a graphic organizer. The speaker of the group then shares their new-found...
3rd - 5th Social Studies & History CCSS: Adaptable
How Do We Know about Colonial Life?Lesson Planet
Young history sleuths examine an inventory of the belongings of a Virginia colonist and use deductive reasoning to determine what the document reveals about colonial life. They then use a Venn diagram to compare the inventory with a...
3rd - 8th Social Studies & History CCSS: Adaptable
Exploring/Comparing Pilgrim Children: On the MayflowerLesson Planet
It all begins with the book On the Mayflower, by Kate Walsh. Third graders will review vocabulary from the book then get into groups to participate in four different learning centers focused on the idea that things, people, and ideas...
3rd Social Studies & History