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French and Indian War: Analyze Scenarios for Causes, Guided Notes for Impact!
French and Indian War: Analyze Scenarios to Learn Causes, Guided Notes for Impact! Google 1:1 Compatible!The French and Indian War lesson is included in the larger Causes of the American Revolution Unit, located here:Causes of the American Revolution Unit!Buy the bundle and save over 25%!----------
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History Crime Scene Investigation: The Lost Colony of Roanoke CSI
Want a great way for students to engage in a group activity while they examine maps, artifacts, primary sources, and solve a historical mystery? Download The Lost Colony of Roanoke CSI! This exciting activity can be used to challenge individual students or to encourage collaboration in groups of u
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Trial of Andrew Jackson -- The Trail of Tears
A mock trial of Andrew Jackson. Was he responsible for the deaths of 4,000 Cherokees on the Trail of Tears?Includes:A reading about the Trail of TearsTrial OrderProsecuting Attorney InstructionsDefense Attorney InstructionsWitness Roles (Including Andrew Jackson, Winfield Scott, Davy Crockett, Thom
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Hunter Gatherer Building Shelter and Gathering Food Simulation Activity
This exciting simulation activity provides students the opportunity to pretend that they are a hunter-gather! With limited resources they must build a successful shelter. Then they must go on five hunting trips for food. They might find berries, nuts, a gazelle, a mammoth, or they may get the “in
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Columbian Exchange FUN Simulation Activity Game - My kids love this!
This is a fun activity that will keep your students engaged. It allows them to get out of their seats and move around, but it also has a portion that is seated work. Students exchange Old World and New World food word cards to simulate The Columbian Exchange. They will also learn about the spread
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AMERICAN HISTORY - Chocolate Chip Archeology   (New and Improved)
Participants will simulate the process of archaeological excavation as they excavate the chocolate chips (or raisins) in cookies. They will discover how excavation is both destructive and scientific. Older participants can also practice coordinate graphing skills by mapping the results of their ex
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Jacksonian Democracy & Indian Removal Act PowerPoint and Infographic
Condensed lesson summarizing the Andrew Jackson's run for President and the Indian Removal Act and Trail of Tears. Includes editable PowerPoint, coordinating student info-graphic style note taking sheet, answer key, Act-It-Out Student Simulation activity, and suggestions for optional video resources
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Inquiry Unit Plan Andrew Jackson and the American Indians A Mock Trial C3
This inquiry is part of my full Unit bundle for westward movement and expansion! - Check out the bundle and save! - Westward Expansion Full Unit BundleThis inquiry focuses on Andrew Jackson and the actions he took as president to remove the Indians from their territorial lands. The compelling questi

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Fifth Grade History: Early Americans Unit
This unit is part of my Project Based Learning series that I have named “History Detectives.” Students will play the role of “History Detectives” who solve mysteries involving historical artifacts. Each mystery begins with a Mission Impossible-style video to engage the students in meeting the object
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Native American Barter Dice Game
Get your students up and moving as they play the role of Native American tribes that travel around your classroom to barter for resources. Each tribe starts with a few items that would have come from their respective U.S. region. But, gathering all of the items to win the game will take a little luc
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Nazca Lines Activity
In this activity, students will recreate a Nazca Line drawing and gain an understanding of the perspective and scale of the real drawings in Peru. Each student will receive a small piece of a larger picture and will recreate their portion of the line drawing on an 8 ½” x 11” piece of paper. Students
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French and Indian War Debate
Students are assigned a point-of-view in respect to the French and Indian War. Students research and debate various arguments that pertain to the war. In the lesson plan is also an individual assessment idea for after the debate. This 9-page document includes all of the materials need for a class
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Trail of Tears
This is a short and simple simulation of the Trail of Tears. This would be really good after students have already learned about the ToT, and should help them experience a tiny bit of what the Cherokee went through. (When I used this with my kids, they started to understand the hardships with not be
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Multiple Perspectives on the Indian Wars
This lesson allows students to examine the different perspectives of American settlement of the West. This lesson includes a lesson plan, a warm-up, a learning activity and three different options for assessment. In the learning activity each student will take the view-point of either a Native Ameri
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Ancient American Cereal Box Project
This project is not just fun, it is rigorous. Using the 5 Themes of Geography, students will explore one of the following Ancient American civilizations: Maya, Aztec, Chibcha, or Incas Each side of the box is clearly described and there is also a rubric in the shape of a check. This engaging less
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Native American Folklore - How Chipmunk Got His Stripes, A Play
This is an adaptation of an Iroquois folk tale. I use this during our Pre-Columbian history unit when focusing on the oral traditions and sacred stories of indigenous people in North America.
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Columbian Exchange Simulation Activity
Take your time traveling students back to 1492 and the start of the Columbian Exchange. Students follow scenario cards to move forward through time to see changes in the Americas from the Columbian Exchange This resource includes: - Student directions - Timeline for students to complete - Time tra

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Native American "Potlatch" Race
Manage your students while teaching them about Native American cultural groups. I divide my students into the 5 regions and at the end of the day one group gets an "icon" the group that has the most "icons" on Friday gets a reward. In the Pacific Northwest Native Americans had potlatches in which
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The (More Accurate) First Thanksgiving Simulation
Please rate this product if you enjoy it! A simulation of The First Thanksgiving that does not glorify either the Native Americans or the Pilgrims. This interactive, exploratory activity allows students to come to their own conclusions about what truly happened between the Wampanoag tribe and the E
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Engineering Design Challenge: Building Creek and Cherokee Homes
Allow students to explore engineering as they research about Creek and Cherokee homes, and choose one type of home to design and build. Students then get to test the strength and stability of their home against various types of weather. This powerpoint includes narration within the notes to give add
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U.S. History Colonization
Here you will find a 130 slide Power Point Presentation complete with primary source readings, interactive slides,activities, and discussion questions. There are guided notes to go along with all of the slides where you can find on my page. I use them so that I can reduce lecture time as much as pos
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Prehistoric Indian Human Timeline Activity
Review the Prehistoric Indian cultures found in Ohio and the United States in this hands-on, human history timeline for 4th and 5th graders! Students will be matching colorful timeline pictures with key characteristic and dates as they learn the progression of the 6 main groups of Prehistoric Indian

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First Americans Charades
12 cards with descriptions of different jobs held by groups of people in the Powhatan, Lakota, and Pueblo tribes.
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Lewis and Clark, "Over The Continental Divide", A Re-enactment!
The whole class can get involved in this skit, if you like! This is a re-enactment of the meeting between Captain Lewis and a band of Shoshone Indians. Small world, the chief ended up being the long lost brother of Sacagawea, who was traveling with Lewis and Clark by this time. This was incredibly
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