Looking for a higher order thinking activity? Need a way to close out a unit on the Southern Colonies? Do you want to do a Socratic Seminar with your students? Students will evaluate three primary source documents to answer document-based questions. Students will engage in higher-level thinking and
This lesson provides a fun and educationally structured debate for students to discuss the controversy regarding Columbus Day. I've included two readings which provide opposing viewpoints for students to review before they debate, a graphic organizer to help them organize their ideas, an exit ticke
This informative play is a must have for any fans of Abraham Lincoln! Your students will enjoy acting out 14 engaging parts relevant to the early Pioneer days in American history, as well as learn about his most formative years in Indiana.
Your students will love learning about Ben Franklin with this engaging historical fiction play! This product includes 9 different play parts, as well as a vocabulary page, and comprehension questionnaire. Your students will learn about many of Ben Franklin's accomplishments, as well as some of the
61 page unit plan — Our unit on George Washington’s Farewell Address is designed for both English Language Arts and history teachers. It is a self-contained unit appropriate for comprehensive, charter, and home school instruction.
Each lesson covers a variety of ELA Common Core Standards for grades
This is a lesson plan for a mock trial over the Supreme Court Case: Cherokee Nation vs. Georgia. It provides instructions for the teacher and students. It displays how to divide up students into their character roles along with what to do as a team. It contains character roles for each student along