Thomas Edison Word Search
In this social studies worksheet, students examine 20 words in a word bank which pertain to Thomas Edison and his inventions. Students locate the words in a word search puzzle.
3rd - 4th Social Studies & History 3 Views 15 Downloads
Placing Events on a Timeline
Put important events in chronological order with a lesson about timelines. With a variety of topics stemming from world history, the packet of worksheets provides analytical activity for learners to decide where certain events fall...
3rd - 8th Social Studies & History CCSS: Adaptable
The Power of Invention
Inspire innovation in your young learners through a study of important inventions throughout history. This unit includes four separate lessons, with activities ranging from researching and describing the history of noteworthy inventions...
4th - 9th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
Thomas Edison's Influence on the World
Students examine the numerous contributions and inventions of Thomas Edison. They discuss the invention of crayons, and identify who invented the lightbulb. Next, in pairs they receive sentences about Thomas Edison and place them in...
4th - 5th Social Studies & History
Maniac Magee: Magic Number Strategy
Take a break from reading to find the magic number with this vocabulary game using words drawn from Jerry Spinelli's Maniac Magee. Participants match the definition to the word in each numbered square of the puzzle, then add the number...
4th - 6th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
Thomas Edison and His Inventions
Young scholars listen to a biography of Thomas Edison which includes the the facts that he was unable to be successful in elementary school and that he was partially deaf. They brainstorm the effects of those two disabilities could have...
2nd - 4th Social Studies & History
Thomas Edison's Inventions in the 1900s and Today: From "New" to You!
Learners research types of technology available to Americans at the beginning of the 20th century and compare the style of living to modern times. They identify Thomas Edison's contributions to technology and their own current lifestyles.
3rd - 5th Social Studies & History