In this Jack the Ripper worksheet, students uncover details about 5 women who were victims of the killer. After reading about their last hours, students a fact file about each of them and answer a cumulative question.
7th - 9th Social Studies & History 26 Views 40 Downloads
Rwanda, Past and Present
Explore the deep and lasting impact of European colonialism on the African continent through the lens of the Rwandan nation. Class members will take part in an experiential activity as Hutus and Tutsis, analyzing the divisive conflict...
9th - 12th Social Studies & History CCSS: Adaptable
Islamist Extremism in the Last 20 Years
The 9/11 assault on the World Trade Center was neither the first nor the last such attack by Islamist extremists. As part of a study or the impact of such events, groups investigate the 1993 World Trade Center bombing, the 2000 attack on...
7th - 12th Social Studies & History CCSS: Designed
New Review E Pluribus Unum (Out of Many, One)
Researching and writing about the experiences of the 9/11 victims, rescue workers, first responders, and local citizens can be a cathartic and appropriate way to remember them. Middle schoolers draw upon their own memories of 9/11 and...
6th - 8th Social Studies & History CCSS: Designed
Hot off the Press: Jack the Ripper
In this Jack the Ripper worksheet, students use the information on this sheet to make a detailed set of bullet point notes about the different ways in which the Victorian press caused problems for the Metropolitan Police during the...
7th - 8th Social Studies & History
Extra extra, read all about record levels of civic duty and social responsibility! Here is a handout featuring USA Today news articles on recent surging volunteer rates, such as among college freshmen, celebrity activists, or in the...
4 mins 6th - 12th Social Studies & History CCSS: Adaptable
Jack's London: Jack the Ripper
I'm not sure exactly how this topic will fit into your social studies lesson, but it is interesting. Super sleuths are provided with major clues and information regarding Jack the Ripper and his victims. They are also given a list of...
7th - 12th Social Studies & History
The Meaning of America: Freedom and Individuality
What are the strengths and weaknesses of American individualism and independence? Explore these principles through a close reading of Jack London's To Build a Fire, and engage in high-level discussion with your class by analyzing the...
9th - 12th English Language Arts CCSS: Designed
Investigating Jack London's White Fang: Nature and Culture Detectives
Students explore images of the Klondike and read Jack London's White Fang to become culture and nature detectives. In this novel analysis instructional activity, students analyze the setting of the novel and the ways London portrays...
7th - 9th Science
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