Lost Colony of Roanoke Student Investigation - A CSI Student Investigation! 1:1 Google Compatible!
This Lost Colony of Roanoke CSI investigation is included in the 13 Colonies Unit and the CSI American History Bundle:
Middle Ages Pack - The ultimate package of assignments / projects related to the Middle Ages. Includes six different activities!
Recent feedback "These are fabulously designed projects that are incredibly engaging activities for students. I can't provide enough positive feedback".
INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION ACTIVITY - Students really enjoy this assignment where they become an inventor from the Industrial Revolution and market / sell one of their inventions. Students must research both the inventor and the invention and then "sell" themselves and their ideas.
Includes the followi
In this mini unit, students will be able to define what a primary and secondary source is and be able to give examples of the different types of sources.
I created this after I found a real need to teach this concept to my Grade 5/6 class explicitly.
There are 5 different activities included:
Middle Ages Coat of Arms - Students create their own Coat of Arms based on their hobbies, personality, family etc. Includes assignment sheet with some common heraldic symbols / colors and their traditional meanings.
A great way to start a Middle Ages / Medieval Unit or even as a "get to know you"
I love interactive notebooks! Using them means I always have something meaningful for my students to complete or do. Lesson planning becomes much easier! Students have no choice but to become involved in the learning. What did we do without them all these years?
This interactive notebook covers th
Boston Massacre, American Revolution, and Primary and Secondary Source Analysis! Uncover Bias!
This Boston Massacre lesson is included in the larger Causes of the American Revolution Unit, located here:
This is a simple reading and worksheet on England's Magna Carta. It includes details on King John, England's barons, and why the Magna Carta was signed.
After the reading, students complete a 1 page set of Common Core-aligned reading questions to help gauge their understanding of the reading. An an
American Revolution Primary Sources! Stamp Act & More in the American Revolution!
The Primary Sources in the Revolutionary War lesson is included in the larger Causes of the American Revolution Unit, located here:
American Revolution Unit
Battles of the American Revolution Lesson
Aim: Why did colonists choose sides and why were the battles of the American Revolution important?
Included in this resource:
• Title page
• Americans Divided reading passage with Patriots vs. Loyalists definitio
Video study guide for Episode 2: Revolution of America The Story of Us. Movie guide comes complete with answer key. Questions follow the film in order.
America The Story of Us: Episode 2 - Revolutions
July 9, 1776. The Declaration of Independence is read to crowds in New York. O
American Revolution Unit
American Revolution - The British Enforce Acts & Taxes Lesson
Aim: Why did the British enforce certain acts and taxes on the colonists? Why were the colonists frustrated with these policies?
Included in this packet:
• Title page
• British Acts &
☆☆☆☆ How about visiting London! ☆☆☆☆
This is a set of 34 worksheets about the famous capital city of the United Kingdom, London. These original lesson resources were made for EFL learners (beginners).
EDIT 2017. A new set of 34 extra worksheets has just been added
Revolution and the Midnight Ride of Paul Revere: 3 Activities to Tell the Real Story!
This Paul Revere and his Midnight Ride lesson is included in the larger Causes of the American Revolution Unit, located here:
American Revolution Unit
American Revolution - Battles of Lexington and Concord
Aim: How did the American Revolution begin?
Included in this packet:
• Title page
• Primary source excerpt from Ralph Waldo Emerson's hymn sung at the Concord Monument
• Beginning Battles graphic or
Students work together in small groups to make decisions about how to save or spend their money in Colonial America. They have to choose which job to do (weaver, farmer, wheelwright, carpenter, or apothecary.) They receive a monthly paycheck and must subtract their bills from their total amount of
Middle Ages - Students must create a "Knights Wanted" poster. They must list the requirements of a knight, the training needed etc. Students enjoy the opportunity to research Knighthood and combine it with a creative assignment. Includes detailed assignment sheet, planning worksheet,research page
This PowerPoint contains information and facts about World War 2 for younger children (I used with 3rd and 4th grade children), with focus on what it might have been like to be a child in war time. This could be used for a set of lessons or with older children as a revision / recap.
This free product includes 6 pages that a part of my product called "American Colonies Unit- 43 Pages!" You can purchase the ENTIRE product by clicking on My Products.
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43 pages of activities to supplement your American Colony Unit!
Fun Activities that will creative
New France Projects For All Abilities
A table of differentiated assignments for the grade 7 history unit "New France".
The table is organized into three rounds of assignments. Each round covers specific topics on the subject of New France, offered in a variety of learning styles.
Comic 180: Early America: (Second Continental Congress) covers the "Road to the American Revolution," outbreak of war in the colonies and the early formation of government. Great for differentiated instruction and anchor activities, the comic brings black and white U.S. History into vividly colored
American Revolution Webquest (War of Independence 1775-1783)
Students will gain basic knowledge about the American Revolution by completing an internet-based worksheet. The American Revolution Webquest uses an amazing virtual museum website by Smithsonian National Museum of American History. The we
This slideshow helps elementary students quickly learn about famous landmarks, food, art, and the culture of England. You can use this slideshow at the beginning of a unit on England. You can also print it out and use it as a book for student research.
This NEWLY UPDATED slideshow also has 4 quest
Includes a PowerPoint Presentation all about Colonial Jobs!
✎ 12 Colonial Job Description Slides
✎ 11 Question and Answer Activity Slides
✎ Student Note taking Sheet
✎ Answer Key
Student Note sheet can be used during the PowerPoint to take notes, or after to show understanding.
American Revolution 13 Colonies Map. This is a great way to assess whether your students know the location of the 13 American Colonies. Included in this 12 page map activity are: a map and answer key of the 13 colonies, a map and answer key of the New England colonies, a map and answer key of the Mi
American Revolution 13 Colonies bundle of activities. This is a 42 page activity packet and answer key to help teach your students about the 13 American colonies and the Revolutionary War. Students will be looking at aspects of the 13 Colonies such as: economy, government, culture, geography, famous
Let’s get to know the United Kingdom!
This worksheet includes 16 pages with a great variety of activities and exercises about the United Kingdom. The materials have informative exercises about the things that the United Kingdom is famous for, such as the Royal Family, Castles, the
☆☆☆☆ How about meeting the British Royal Family?! ☆☆☆☆
This is a set of 46 worksheets about the 11 main members of the British Royal Family. This set is meant to be used when teaching family relationship to ESL students.
❑ 11 flashcards with portraits,
Revolutionary War British and American Strengths Worksheet Activity. This two page document includes: a student worksheet comparing the British and American strengths and weaknesses at the beginning of the Revolutionary War, and how women, Africans, and Patriot spies helped the Americans fight for i
Revolutionary War Vocabulary Basketball Game Activity. This is a fun vocabulary review game about the Road to the Revolutionary War that your students will love! This is a 4-page document that is meant to make learning vocabulary words more enjoyable for your students. This packet includes detailed
This beautiful PowerPoint presentation covers the period of English history after the death of Queen Elizabeth I through the reign of William and Mary.
In simple, visually engaging slides, each monarch (and Oliver Cromwell) is reviewed and their struggles with Parliament are highlighted. It includ
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-Basic 10 question quiz- multiple choice, T/F, fill in the blank for episodes 1 -10
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This file contains guided questions for History Channel's First Invasion: War of 1812 documentary.
The 40 questions follow the order of the documentary and draw the students attention to main points of this important, history changing war.
This video guide is an excellent way to keep students enga
This a comprehensive overview of the events that led up to the American Revolution, beginning with the French & Indian War and ending just after the Battle of Bunker Hill when King George III issued a proclamation of rebellion. With 6 categories and 7 questions per category, yo
Teaching Dickens, Stevenson, Conan Doyle, Henry James?
This engaging classroom activity gives students an opportunity to explore and discover key context about Victorian England to help shape their understanding of literature.
+ Explanation for students of social context and the importanc
Article about Child Labor
Includes pictures and quotes throughout
Questions on article:
3) multiple choice
1) Political Cartoon
31 total questions
Questions accompany each document
*Key included for all.
American Revolution Boston Tea Party
Boston Tea Party - "Fight For Your Right to Tea Party!"
Rap Song with Lyrics and Questions
★★ This rap song activity can be used to supplement The Boston Tea Party lesson. Find it
Students get to decide who think they fired first at the Battle of Lexington and Concord. This was the first battle in The American Revolution.
Students analyze four primary sources from The Battle of Lexington and Concord...2 from The British point of view and 2 from the colonist point of view.
Imperialism Opium War Primary Source Letter to Queen Victoria
This excellent, Common Core-aligned primary source document worksheet features a letter written by the Chinese Commissioner Lin begging England to stop the opium trade. It is a shortened version of the much longer letter so that students
Download a FREE Anzac Day teaching resource pack from R.I.C. Publications.
The pack contains:
- We remember - classroom craft
- Prayer for peace writing prompt
- Soldiers past and present
- Anzac day timeline - connected events
- Anzac day Australian Curriculum links, elaborations, background infor
This activity gives students a chance to more fully explore and understand how the different parts of English colonial government functioned by giving them a chance to solve problems experienced by an actual English colony. Students will take on several different roles, and by acting out of their as
This graphic organizer could be used as an introduction to the Industrial Revolution for World History or as a summary. There are guiding questions to allow students to complete this graphic organizer independently using their book/notes.
Cottage Industry, Agriculture Revolution, seed dr
Jamestown Fort Investigation! Students use technology to investigate the Fort! 1:1 Google Compatible!
This Jamestown Colony lesson is included in two other units, one focusing on Jamestown and another on the creation and settlement of the 13 colonies. Check out both units below:
Comic 180: Early America, 6.1 (First Continental Congress) is a history lesson about the "Road to the American Revolution" in comic book style. Great for differentiated instruction and anchor activities, the comic brings black and white U.S. History into vividly colored reality. Middle school and hi