Students investigate street games of Harlem. In this Harlem Renaissance lesson, students use a Venn diagram comparing two games, such as stickball and jump rope. Students demonstrate these activities in the schoolyard.
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Mapping the Americas
Celebrate the geography of the Americas and develop map skills through a series of activities focused on the Western Hemisphere. Learners study everything from earthquakes and volcanoes of the Americas and the relationship between...
3rd - 6th Social Studies & History CCSS: Adaptable
Main Street Through the Years
Students explore community by participating in class map activities. In this city planning instructional activity, students discuss the concept of a "Main Street" and how they were used to tie their community together. Students complete...
3rd - 5th Visual & Performing Arts
Games and Play Today and Yesterday In Louisiana
Students explore the play patterns and games of children in Louisiana's past. Through discussion and Internet research, they explore Louisiana folklore as well as traditional games that students played. Activities for multiple grade...
4th - 8th Social Studies & History
Desert Fever: A Student-Centered Approach to Learning About the Middle East
Explore the exciting and diverse geography, people, history, governments, and economies of the Middle East. Curious minds develop a basic vocabulary of Arabic terms and work with various materials to create an aesthetically pleasing,...
4th Social Studies & History