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European Explorers Task Cards
European explorers task cards. Great for reviewing, or use with a board game as question cards. Christopher Columbus, Jaques Cartier, Christopher Newport, and Juan Ponce de Leon.
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Ancient Greek Gods and Goddesses Poster Project
This project is to design a poster of a Greek God or Goddess of each student’s choosing. Students are then to present their information to the class using their poster for display and reference. The students are to sign up on the provided sheet, which includes symbol(s) for each God or Goddess to
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L'Arc de Triomphe ~ Pre-Writing ~ Brainstorming & Organizing Ideas
This exciting writing exercise by Adam Stuart is sure to motivate your children and students to want to become better writers, as well as become interested in the larger geographical world around them. As they go to bed one night in their home and wake up inside the famed L'Arc de Triomphe in Paris,
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Renaissance Speed Dating- Role Play
Students have to research a particular person of the Renaissance. A chart is provided for them to complete about their person. Then they have to study and become the expert about that person. During the mixer, they must be that person in a series of speed dates. They must talk about themselves a
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World War I Vocabulary Flash Cards & Matching Activity w/ Terms and Definitions
If you download this freebie product, please leave feedback. Just a few words would be greatly appreciated. This product includes 18 terms and names related to World War I. For each term, there is a card with the term and a separate card with a basic definition or description. The cards can be cut i
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Debate Sim #1: The Estates-General
Why lecture when students can experience the real thing? This exciting simulation puts students in the roles of the Three Estates. By debating real concerns of the time, students experience the frustrations of the people leading to the French Revolution! National standards and homework are included
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The Industrial Revolution Customizable Google Slides HyperDoc
Looking for a fun way to get your students talking and collaborating? Look no further! This lesson was designed for high school students to help them review what they have learned about the Industrial Revolution. Some of the topics covered in this HyperDoc include important figures from the Indust
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Passport Through Time- Shakespeare Scaffolding Activity
I have used this document as an independent exploration activity for students to use to get some background information about the time when Shakespeare was alive. There are several links throughout the document that help to show maps, music, and other sources for students to explore.
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Explorers Quiz Quiz Trade Cards with Direction Sheet
Review Activity, with directions on page number 5, that guarantees that all students are engaged and actively reviewing Explorers information. Research shows that Cooperative Learning is the most effective way to get all students actively involved in learning. Quiz Quiz Trade is an amazing strategy
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Absolute Monarchy Graphic Organizer & Cooperative Learning Activity
Explore the Absolute Monarchs of Europe. Students work with available materials to create a profile and poster on a specific Monarch. The students then must present their material to the rest of the class, covering all the Monarchs and allowing students to present their information to the class. Li
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Weimar Republic Hyperinflation simulation game
This is a thoroughly hands on and experiential activity, game, or simulation in which students play the role of merchants in a German economy during the Weimar Republic and see their prices rise as you the teacher start "printing" a lot of money. Details of the game as well as real statistics on the
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Things Fall Apart: Scramble for Africa Negotiation Activity
Overview: This collaborative activity is designed to simulate the experiences of individual groups involved in the Scramble for Africa, an event affecting the characters in Chinua Achebe’s novel Things Fall Apart. Students work in small groups to determine the needs, resources, and negotiation stra
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Spanish, English, and French Explorers of the 16th & 17th
Chart of European explorers and when and why they decided to explore the western hemisphere.
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Cuban Missile Crisis Classroom Play
This item is a short five act play on the Cuban Missile Crisis. It was originally written for eighth grade American history. The scenes alternate between President Kennedy interacting with members of his administration and Fidel Castro interacting with Nikita Khrushchev.
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UNITED NATIONS COLONIZATION ACTIVITY
The United Nations Colonizing Activity is a group competition in which most of the students divide into five groups, each one representing one of the "mother countries" that colonized the Americas (Spain, France, Portugal, Britain, and Holland). They must research their country's contribution to th
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Turkish Revolution and Ataturk
Brief lecture on Turkish Revolution. Original photos from a study tour in Turkey showing prevelance of Mustafa Kemal in turkish daily life. Additional original video clips rom same tour of various aspects of Turkey and Turksih culture. Partner investigation on M. Kemal's reforms. This investigati
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Project about life during the Medieval period
* I did this assignment prior to starting King Aurthur in my gifted reading class in order to provide some background knowledge * Students are provided with an initial website with which to begin research on their selected topics. Students will work in groups to conduct research and make a present
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Causes of World War I Activity
Students partner up and decide what key words fit best under each heading (cause).
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Christopher Columbus Rap Song
An assignment I used with a Christopher Columbus unit. Children get into groups and create their own rap song about Columbus. Includes directions and a simple scoring rubric. Students perform their raps when the assignment is completed. Very fun! One of my favorite activities of the year!
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The Spark of WWI Skit
The Spark of WWI was the start of WWI. This short two page WWI skit helps students become the beginning of the war. Students will enjoy playing a role whether it is large or small. The skit is short enough to do more than once so every member of the class has a chance to participate.
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AGE of Exploration Note Catcher for Gallery walk
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Note catcher and supplemental reading for Gallery Walk of inventions, reasons etc.
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Justinian's Code
This product from Crummy History is a role playing activity aligned with Justinian's Code. In this role playing activity, students will act as an official deciding on laws to keep, change, or discard. This is exactly what Justinian and his officials did when they created Justinian's Code! Studen
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Propaganda Analyzation PowerPoint
This PowerPoint includes images from various parts of history and offers a description of many different ways propagandists try to appeal to viewers. Included in the PowerPoint are a series of questions that students can use to analyze the posters in the presentation (or any others that you choose t
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SUMMER SCHOOL World History High School 1st Semester Plan FREE!
This FREE 3-week semester plan will help you plan your secondary World History summer school course. I have taught this summer school course for over 15 years and have perfected these lessons to be successful for this fast-paced summer school class. This is for 1st semester only. Units Covered  Un
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