Your School Neighborhood Then and Now
Pupils document how the neighborhood in which their school is located has changed over time. They conduct interviews of long-time residents and describe how the neighborhood has changed over time.
3 Views 0 Downloads
- Folder Types
- Activities & Projects
- Graphics & Images
- Handouts & References
- Lab Resources
- Learning Games
- Lesson Plans
- Primary Sources
- Printables & Templates
- Professional Documents
- PD Courses
- Study Guides
- Performance Tasks
- Graphic Organizers
- Writing Prompts
- Constructed Response Items
- AP Test Preps
- Lesson Planet Articles
- Interactive Whiteboards
- Home Letters
- Unknown Types
- All Resource Types
- Show All
See similar resources:
A Ticket to Philly—In 1769: Thinking about Cities, Then and NowLesson Planet
While cities had only a small fraction of the population in colonial America, they played a significant role in pre-revolutionary years, and this was certainly true for the largest city in the North American colonies: Philadelphia. Your...
4th - 8th Social Studies & History CCSS: Adaptable
The American Indian Boarding School Experience: Then and NowLesson Planet
Students examine cultural assimilation. For this Native American history lesson, students read and analyze "The Spirit Survives: The American Indian Boarding School Experience: Then and Now." Students identify how American Indian...
8th - 12th Social Studies & History
Settlement Exploration: Then and NowLesson Planet
NASA has crafted an imaginative and memorable series of lessons, "NASA and Jamestown Education Module." This lesson is one of the five components. In it, middle schoolers connect history and science by comparing the settlement of...
6th - 8th Science
Stories Then and Now: Gods, Heroes, and AvatarsLesson Planet
Argh! Flash Gordon, Akira Kurosawa's The Hidden Fortress, Joseph Campbell's Hero with a Thousand Faces, Valmiki's The Ramayana. Stories of heroes and villains fascinate. And although the tales are reinterpreted over time, and as they...
6th - 8th Social Studies & History
Your School Neighborhood: Past, Present and FutureLesson Planet
Young scholars research how their school neighborhoos has changed over time. They interview people from the neighborhood, photograph the area and create maps of the area. They record the information found in a multi-media presentation.
3rd - 6th Social Studies & History
Map Your SchoolLesson Planet
Learners participate in a project to map their school. They measure and graph various areas around the school. Students find the longitude and latitude of the school and research the school's history, and highlight special important areas.
3rd - 12th Social Studies & History
Energy Crisis: Then and NowLesson Planet
Using political cartoons, scholars analyze the energy crisis of the 1970s and '80s, comparing and contrasting it to current tensions with oil. Display the 6 cartoons (linked) to the class, and demonstrate analysis using the worksheet...
8th - 12th Social Studies & History
Then and Now: Public Health from 1900 to TodayLesson Planet
Throughout the 20th Century, the world has become a healthier place. By examining the public-health issues and diseases doctors faced during the 1900's, students will compare and contrast life from today vs. life in the 1900's. Their...
7th - 12th Social Studies & History
School Neighborhood Walking TourLesson Planet
Students list specific boundaries in their school neighborhood and explain their possible purpose. They examine a neighborhood and see what connects us and what divides us. They, in groups, make maps of various neighborhoods and present...
7th - 8th Social Studies & History
How Tolerant Are Kids in Your School?Lesson Planet
Students graph results of a survey about attitudes and tolerance in their school. They discuss the social climate of their school. Students complete a questionnaire, and tabulate the raw data from their class. They create a bar graph...
6th - 12th Social Studies & History