National Historic Landmarks
Students research information in order to identify attributes that helped Walker and Penney to succeed as entrepreneurs in the early 20th century and compare them to entrepreneurs today.
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Landmarks in West Virginia
Students research the landmarks of West Virginia. In this West Virginia lesson, students read about landmarks, historic places, and historic markers in the West Virginia Encyclopedia. They work in groups of 3 and teach their fellow group...
5th - 6th Social Studies & History
A Treasure at our Doorstep
Students write a descriptive essay about a historical landmark in their area, such as the Curtis Center in Philadelphia, PA. In this historical landmarks lesson, students use their senses to detail information about the chosen landmark,...
10th - 12th Social Studies & History
The Seal Islands: Fur Seal Rookeries National Historic Landmark, the Pribilof Islands
Students research and investigate the Aleutian and Pribilof Islands. They analyze maps, research the ethnic identity, industry, and conservation of St. George Island, and present the information to the class in the form of a report and...
6th - 12th Social Studies & History