'My Town' Brochure
Seventh graders use the Internet to research their town's history. They create a travel brochure for their town.
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Hispanic Cultural Projects
Invite your pupils to educate themselves on the culture in various Spanish-speaking countries through a series culture-related projects. The resource includes a series of individual and group projects for learners to choose from as well...
6th - 12th Social Studies & History
The Capable County
What are the services that a county provides its residents? How much do property and sales tax account for the money needed to provide these services? And who is really in charge? Your class members will become county experts after...
6th - 12th Social Studies & History CCSS: Designed
Here's What's Great About My Community!
Students identify at least five features of their neighborhood that would appeal to their audience to describe in the brochure. They organize information and write the text for their neighborhood promotional brochure. Pupils utilize...
6th - 8th English Language Arts
Reading Strategies for the Social Studies Class
Word splashes, read-draw-talk-write activities, exhibits. Middle schoolers use the Storypath approach to a unit study of America's concerns during the Cold War and the Cuban Missile Crisis. Teams organize a 21st century world's fair,...
6th - 8th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable