Passport Ready? Then Let the Adventure Begin
Learners conduct research about various Wisconsin historic sites and receive a stamp and cancellation in their state passports to increase motivation. They locate sites on a map using research and math skills.
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Ready, Camera, Action
This is a fun activity that will introduce your young citizens to the nature of sound bites in political campaigns. After discussing the pros and cons of shorter and shorter messages offered by political candidates, your learners will...
4th - 7th Social Studies & History CCSS: Adaptable
Let's Discuss Current Events
Investigate articles from the daily news and share opinions with classmates. Using current events, learners view a news program without sound and predict what news is being discussed by analyzing the visuals. Then they read news articles...
4th - 12th Social Studies & History
Why Do We Have Museums?
How did the tradition of collecting and displaying interesting items to the public begin? How have museums evolved over time? Offer your young historians a fascinating look into a cultural pastime we so often take for granted in the...
6 mins 6th - 12th Social Studies & History CCSS: Adaptable
Careers in Border Security: Working with Passports
Sixth graders examine careers in security. In this careers lesson, 6th graders discuss what is needed for travel into other countries and why passports are crucial. The teacher shows a model and then students create their own passport.
6th Social Studies & History