Students identify and collect postmarks from across the United States. They develop a list of ways to collect postmarks, display the postmarks on a large U.S. map, and find the exact location using MapQuest.
K - 8th Social Studies & History 3 Views 9 Downloads
Teaching Elections in Washington State
Prepare even our youngest citizens to participate in the democratic process with this powerful packet of materials. Kids consider what it means to be a good citizen, examine voter qualifications, investigate initiatives and referenda,...
K - 12th Social Studies & History CCSS: Designed
What are some of today’s voting issues? Voting in Oregon, youth vote, and technology
The youth vote. Rock the Vote. Vote-By-Mail. Electronic voting. Class members investigate issues facing today's voters, and the ways they have adapted over the years to optimize voter turnout.
7th - 12th Social Studies & History
So Many Ways to Communicate - Reading a Chart
In this reading a chart worksheet, young scholars examine the many ways people have devised to communicate with each other and note the year that each was invented. They answer 4 fill in the blank questions including putting the...
4th - 5th Social Studies & History
Boy Scout Merit Badge: Stamp Collecting
In this boy scout merit badge: stamp collecting instructional activity, 8th graders research the topic with websites listed, answer 8 detailed questions about purpose, history, tools and methods of stamp collecting and complete specific...
8th Social Studies & History