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Students work with a partner to research factual information about their president and significant events in their president's life and term in office. They research the most important historical event during their president's term in office.
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Patriot Day September 11, 2011
While many of our students may recognize the date of September 11, 2001 in the United States, most will not be able to personally recall what transpired. On Patriot Day, introduce your young learners to the events, aftermath, and...
K - 12th Social Studies & History CCSS: Adaptable
Be Specific, Go West To The Pacific
Fifth and sixth graders follow Lewis and Clark from St. Louis to the Pacific and back again. They read online journal entries made by Lewis and Clark to gather information. The official Lewis and Clark website is used by learners to...
5th - 6th Social Studies & History
New Review The Presidential Timeline
Become an expert on 13 presidents with an interactive website that delves deep into backgrounds, major events, and provides educational activities for scholars to show what they know after reading informational texts.
6th - 12th Social Studies & History CCSS: Adaptable
Vancouver Winter Olympics- Fun Webquest activity to use in the classroom
Young scholars use the Internet to research the 2010 Vancouver Olympics. In this Olympics lesson, students go to a webquest with links about the Winter Olympics in Vancouver, the country of Canada, and the history of the Olympics.
6th - 8th Social Studies & History
More Amazing Americans: A WebQuest
Students research amazing Americans using America's Library. In this American heroes lesson, students identify criteria for amazing Americans. Students copy and paste text and graphics from websites to use in their own documents....
4th - 6th Social Studies & History