Social Studies: Enron Scandal
Students examine the conviction of Jeffrey Skilling and the Enron scandal. They determine whether or not it is justice to give him a such a long prison sentence. In addition, students describe the moral and ethical differences between people.
4th - 8th Social Studies & History 5 Views 7 Downloads
Renaissance Festival: Classroom Study Guide
This resource incorporates a variety of worksheets on the Renaissance, from crossword puzzles and timelines to an activity designing a family coat of arms. If you are considering hosting a Renaissance fair in your class or you're...
4th - 8th Social Studies & History CCSS: Adaptable
Women in Texas Politics: Winning the Vote, Three Pioneers, and Serving the People
Fourth graders study women's involvement in Texas politics. In this US history lesson, 4th graders discuss woman suffrage, examine three Texas female pioneer legislators by reading biographies, and explore women's issues by generating a...
4th Social Studies & History
THE RENAISSANCE AS A TIME PERIOD
Throughout a six week time period, students will become familiar with the Renaissance time period through cross-curriculum studies. Students will be involved in many forms of instruction to both illuminate and clarify the time period and...
7th - 10th English Language Arts
John Lennon- Mini Biography
Whether you're studying the history of rock and roll, the Vietnam War, or the volatile period of the 1960s in United States history, this video on the career of John Lennon is a perfect addition to your curriculum.
8 mins 8th - 12th Social Studies & History CCSS: Adaptable
Social Activism In The United States
Young scholars explore justice issues. In this social activism instructional activity, students watch "Social Activism in the United States," and then locate newspaper articles from the 1960's and 1970's about events during the era.
6th - 8th Social Studies & History
American Presidents: Ulysses S. Grant
It's hard to believe that Ulysses S. Grant was nicknamed "Useless S. Grant" by his brother, especially after taking over after Abraham Lincoln's sudden death! Find out what Grant's biggest mistake was and what he ended up doing after his...
3 mins 5th - 8th Social Studies & History
Chinese History and Philosophy: European Intrusion During the Qing Dynasty
Students explore world history by answering a list of study questions in class. In this China lesson, students identify the era of the Qing Dynasty the peace it brought to China. Students identify economic problems as well and answer...
7th - 9th Visual & Performing Arts