Patriotic Soldier Collaboration Poster. Do a project that your kids won't soon forget. This activity is so much fun because, in the end, you will have a very large (approx. 28” x 35”) poster to display in your classroom to honor our soldiers on Memorial Day or Veterans Day. Also, along the way, stud
American Revolution Causes: 16 Engaging Lessons for the American Revolution and Revolutionary War! Google 1:1 Compatible!
The Causes of the American Revolution Unit (Causes of the Revolutionary War) is included in the much larger American History Super Unit: Version 1/3, located here:
Loyalist or Patriot? Opinion Writing Assignment
This two-day lesson plan includes all of the components you will need to have your students write an opinion piece on whether they would be a Loyalist or a Patriot in the year 1775, just prior to the American Revolution.
This file includes a lesso
Revolutionary War contains interactive organizers which may be glued onto a file folder to form a lap book, added to interactive notebooks, or used individually.
Topics include the following:
• British Laws in America – Staggered Flip Book
• French and Indian War – Mini Book
• The Road to Revolut
Interactive Notebook American HIstory Bundle 5th Grade - 7 Units
This is a set of American History interactive notebooks with assessments. This bundle will cover United States Geography through Westward Expansion. The interactivities are created to support students' reading skil
Your students will enjoy learning about the Presidential Elections of the United States with this interactive packet. This hands-on approach to learning will surely help your students learn and understand all about the Road to the White House and the Election Process.
Lapbooks are a great way to make learning interactive, engaging, and meaningful. They aren't just for homeschoolers, my students love putting these together to show off their learning. Tons of knowledge can fit into these compact books.
With this lapbook students will create mini-books and foldable
Have you ever done a Wax Museum at your school? If not, this is a MUST buy! It is everything you need to implement a Wax Museum for your class, grade level, or school. Even if you have done a Wax Museum in the past, this download contains a very polished and well-written pack of information that wil
Westward Expansion Vol. 1 Differentiated Reading Passages
**UPDATE: Paperless Digital Version Included** In addition to all printable options previously featured, this resource now also features a digital version of all resources included (even student response she
The Revolutionary War Unit includes games, a PowerPoint, assessments, a foldable, and more! (Includes 11 files below)
*Please note our PowerPoints are password-protected from editing and are only compatible with PCs. Mac users will not be able to view our PowerPoints. When opening one of our Powe
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I created this product because I was in search of articles that I could read with my students for the creation of the Thirteen Colonies, but I couldn't find exactly what I was looking for. These articles are based on the fourth grade curriculum th
**UPDATE: Just updated a few dates as of August 2017!
This is a 23 page document that contains years, graphics, and a brief description of 46 different major events in American History. Each page contains two different event mini-posters that can be cut apart and laminated. I placed them around t
UPDATED FALL 2016 -Due to the fact that there is new archaeological evidence to consider, I have updated this lesson.
What happened to the Lost Colonists of Roanoke is a mystery that has intrigued people for centuries. This lesson allows students to consider the theories about what happened to th
Missouri Compromise Map Analysis
This simple worksheet explains the background of the Missouri Compromise, then has students coloring a map of Free and Slave states based on the Compromise's agreements. After completing the map, 8 analysis questions are included for students to answer. An answer ke
Included in this set of Revolutionary Americans are : Abigail Adams, Ethan Allen, John Hancock, Elizabeth Willing Powell, Nathan Hale, Betsy Ross, Francis Marion, George Washington, Patrick Henry, Paul Revere, Sam Adams, Thomas Paine
This set contains all of the images shown.
The collection include
This is a set of images connected with Westward Expansion
The images included in this set are: Images connected to Gold Rush, Oregon Trail, Pony Express, Transcontinental Railroad, Alamo, Map, Buffalo, Cannon, Dynamite, Gold, Horse and Wagon, Lewis and Clark on a boat, Pick. Plate of Gold, Prospect
(Social Studies Interactive Notebook; Social Studies Interactive Activities)
My “Less Mess” Social Studies Interactive Notebook Activities allow for two simple steps: cut around the border and glue it in. That’s it! They are perfect for teachers who may have their students for just one short period
United States Map Set
Full color and black white outline both included.
Each United States map has a blank version as well.
Transparent background PNG included.
Each state is saved individually with and without white fill.
All images are 8.5x11" 300ppi - photographic quality
Crisp and clean e
This great lesson for the Vietnam War has students rotate through stations to learn about various aspects of the War in Vietnam.
The 7 different stations cover:
1. The Cu Chi Tunnels
2. Vietcong Booby Traps
3. Agent Orange
4. Ho Chi Minh
5. Songs of the Vietnam War
6. The Draft and Protests
This is a set of images connected with Thomas Jefferson
The images included in this set are: Jefferson, declaration of independence, wife, Thomas as a boy, Lewis and Clark, Louisiana Purchase map, TJ on coin, memorial. Monticello, and signs.
This set contains the images shown:
30 images. 15 color
Understanding September 11th - Understanding 9/11 for Upper Elementary: Passage and Activity for INTERACTIVE NOTEBOOKS
Perfect for September 11th or any time you are studying about the attacks on 9/11.
This passage was written with upper elementary grades in mind, but it is a sens
Causes of the American Revolution Timeline with Differentiated Options
This activity provides students with a timeline of major causes of the American Revolution along with a brief description of each event. The timeline makes a great visual reference for students, and is perfect f
American Revolution Interactive Notebook
This unit can be used in a notebook, or a lapbook! I like to use composition notebooks for my students so they can keep everything from the year together to use for studying for our high-stakes test at the end of the year.
I have included pictures of exampl
Constitutional Convention Pop-Up Figures "Rise of Democracy" Lesson
This wonderfully creative lesson has students creating pop up figures of 6 Founding Fathers to learn about those who helped create America's Constitution at the Constitutional Convention.
Included is the PowerPoint is a printable
This resource is great for any age group, from 1st grade to 5th grade and beyond! Expectations are easily adapted for any age group. In this pack, you will find research sheets and resources for 10 different symbols or landmarks. I’ve included 3 different types of recording sheets
This fantastic Civil Rights Movement lesson plan is inspired by the "Freedom Riders". Included are 7 one page readings on major events of the Civil Rights Movement (Brown Vs. The Board of Ed., The Little Rock 9, The Montgomery Bus Boycott, etc) that students read as they travel around the room.
I highly recommend bookmarking and saving the video below for use before using this reading assessment/history printable. It is a four-minute summary using news footage from that day and is appropriate for upper elementary children and above:
Great Depression Worksheets!
Are you teaching the about the desperation felt throughout American society as well as the government recovery programs implemented during the years of the Great Depression? This 24-page worksheet packet will provide your students with an extensive ex
New Nation Unit: 13 engaging, Common Core focused lessons for Washington & Adams! Google 1:1 Compatible!
The New Nation unit is included in the much larger American History Super Unit: Version 2/4, located here:
Download this free set to get a banner, a background, Johnny ... and some apple related clip art. Images are PNG and lined art is also included.
You can use it in your Teachers Pay Teachers products as long as you credit with a link to my store.
The font used in the banner is Vanilla: http://www.f
American Revolution 13 Colonies Questions and Social Networking Activities. Here is a great American Revolution bundle that will engage your students!
Included in this 8-page mini-bundle is:
→History of the 13 Colonies Handout
→Student Handout (3-pages)
→Teacher Answer Key
→Social Networking Stude
Cold War Differentiated Reading Passages
This Resource Includes:
• 7 Engaging Reading Passages - see specific topics below
• 3 Differentiated Reading Levels for Each Passage
• Questions + Answer Keys for Each Passage Aligned to Common Core Standards
Your students will learn about the early history of the 13 Colonies in the United States. It covers all of the major people, themes and events of the settling of the 13 Colonies. Specifically, your students will learn about each colony, the Roanoke Colony, and much more! A great tool to teach the
American History Interactive Notebook Bundle! 10 Notebooks for US History! From the 13 Colonies to Civil War and Reconstruction!
The American History Interactive Notebook Bundle is a 10 Notebook Bundle and is a great supplement to any early US history classroom!
The TEN notebook
World War 2 Complete Unit Plan Bundle
This is the absolute ultimate bundle of lesson plan resources for World War 2! In one super-organized folder you receivean Interactive Notebook set, Google Drive Digital notebook, 10 PowerPoints, dozwns of reading activities, student projects, worksheets, revie
A two page set of Social Studies assignment sheets that can be used for ANY chapter of any Social Studies textbook! I copy these onto 11 x 17 paper, so they are like a placemat. Students complete one or two per week as we read the text. The groups then meet to share and then I collect them. This
This is the second of 3 sets of American Presidents.
This set is also available as part of the American Presidents Mega Bundle. The Mega Bundle contains all of the US Presidents.
Presidents included in this set are:
George Bush JR
George Bush SR
This product from Teaching in the Fast Lane was made to provide a comparison of the regions of the United States.
After copying one fold-up template for each student cut along the dotted lines and fold along the bold lines.
You can use your own information or research to add facts about each re
“If You Traveled West in a Covered Wagon” by Ellen Levine, published by Scholastic (ISBN 0-590-45158-8), is a great non-fiction book for students to read to accompany your Oregon Trail unit. Students enjoy the colorful photos and easy to read text (Reading Level 3). The book has 80 pages and is no
This file is a resource pack that describes the origins and consequences of the Cold War (as outlined by the Georgia Standards of Excellence – SS5H5 and SS6H3). There is a presentation that includes important facts and images related to the Iron Curtain, Korean War, North Atlantic Treaty Organizatio
I use this explorer organizer during our unit on early explorers of the New World. Students spend time investigating explorers and then complete an investigation page for each explorer. When finished with the pages, they create a title page and I bind the pages together to form a book. Enjoy!
Bill of Rights Handbook
The Bill of Rights are our first ten guaranteed rights as Americans. This product is a great tool to use when teaching your students the Bill of Rights.
Students will make a mini-handbook. For each of the first ten amendments, the students will illustrate
Titanic Booklets make learning about the Titanic fun and engaging. Use this printable booklet to teach the history of one of the most famous ships, the Titanic. The pages have many blanks for students to fill in as you explore the History Channel's interactive websites on the Titanic. Great place
I love teaching about the American Revolution! I love it even more that there are so many great historical fiction pieces to go with it! This unit was created using George Washington's Socks by Elvira Woodruff. I used this in my classroom as we read the book. I created comprehension (text-depend
Your students will enjoy learning about the California Gold Rush with this interactive packet. The fun, hands-on activities in this resource will surely help your students learn and understand the history of the Gold Rush!
Roanoke, The Lost Colony Project: You Solve the Mystery... Students use what they've learned to write a story that explains their theory about what happened to the Roanoke Colonists. Rubric, decorative paper, and more included!
This is a set of images connected with Ben Franklin
The images included in this set are: Ben Franklin, cloud and lightning, Reading glasses, General magazine cover, Franklin stove, Lightning rod, kite, key, House
This set contains all of the images shown.
28 images (14 color and the same 14 in B
This poster, graphic organizer (INB) and map set covers the United States geographical regions of the Midwest region, the Northeast region, the Southeast region, the Southwest region and the West regions of the US. This includes 3 foldable interactive graphic organizers and 21 posters and maps (8.5