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This internet scavenger hunt webquest is an awesome way for students to learn more about the Articles of Confederation while using kid friendly websites! Students will have a blast using their technology in a fun and educational way! Included: -
This research project incorporates student comprehension of various informational texts, explanatory writing, planning and publishing opinion writing, creativity, and presentation! Students will benefit from this all inclusive Branches of Government
Constitution Day Scavenger Hunt - This U.S. Constitution activity is perfect for Constitution Day or to add variety to a social studies lesson. The short pieces of text in the Constitution Scavenger Hunt break down complexities in the U.S.
This activity is a wonderful and engaging interactive internet scavenger hunt for students to learn about or review information relating to the new nation. The scavenger hunt takes students through the “Congress for Kids” website to answer
This product is great for basic independent research using Pebble Go or other resources. It outlines questions for students to discover through their online search of the American Hero. PebbleGo Thurgood Marshall Research Hunt by Jamila James is
A form I made up for my students to use when researching and reporting on the President of their choice just in time for Presidents Day!
This activity provides students with an engaging and technology based way to learn about the Declaration of Independence. They will use the mrnussbaum.com to answer various questions about who wrote the Declaration of Independence, the purpose of
This Ontario Grade 6 Social Studies: NGOs and More QR Code Posters resource is intended to support students as they learn about the ways in which Canada participates in the global community. Classrooms that are using an inquiry based model to
Would you like to be president for one day? This is a great mini-unit in celebrating the 2016 Presidential Election or Presidents' Day. And, it's FREE! As president, you have important duties, make important decisions, and events to attend. In this
This is a great resource to add to your Unit study on the life of Franklin Roosevelt. If you like this resource you may enjoy the President's Combo Pack that includes 20 American
This worksheet serves as a guide for the research of a country in the Western Hemisphere. Independently or in small groups, students will use this sheet to find answers and then present their findings. There is also a list of the presentation
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This Veterans Day activity is perfect to learn about the history of Veterans Day, the United States Military, and honor our veterans. The short pieces of text in the Veterans Day Scavenger Hunt provide information using a fun format for students in
This Kentucky Supplemental Packet includes the following items: Kentucky Book: Cover Page State Facts w/US map State Capital w/state map State Bird/State Flower/State Tree State Flag/Motto/Song My Old Kentucky Home Song Lyrics Kentucky
This is a great resource to add to your study of American Government. I used this as a review tool for my third grade class! They love using PebbleGo and doing research with these organizers. I shrink down these to 85% when I make copies and add
Assignment to write a letter to a congressperson about an issue the student feels strongly about. A template is included in business letter format.
This is a fun research assignment for students to do. I allow them to use the internet on their phones or computer if available. I use it while studying the Civil War and Abraham Lincoln but it could be used while studying JFK as well or just as an
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This is a wonderful resource for young researchers! My students love using them to research the lives of American Heroes. President Jimmy Carter Pebble Go Research by Tidy Teacher is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International
This American flag research activity integrates well with any social studies unit about American symbols, the Fourth of July, Memorial Day, Flag Day, etc. The students will use the websites you choose to answer the following questions: 1. What
The students will try and solve the mystery of who fired the first shots at Lexington by looking at Primary sources, finding the main idea of the documents, making judgements and then writing up a detective report to explain what they discovered.
The culture research booklet can be used with ANY country! The students will research a country and use this product to record the information. Pages Included: *Title Page *Passport Page *Map/Climate *Culture- Arts, Music, Customs, and
Preamble - U.S. Constitution. This Preamble assignment will have students take the "old language" found in the Preamble and use a dictionary, thesaurus, or online source to figure out what message was trying to be explained when it was written.
Branches of Government Unit Study- Branches of Government Research Project Brochure- This printable lesson and graphic organizer activity for grade 3 - grade 6 includes multiple response sections to teach students government vocabulary and concepts.
This activity is a wonderful way for students to learn or review information relating to the New Nation. Students can either research information on their own, use resources provided by the teacher, or review notes and other resources they were
Just print and put together! The kids will love this hands on project! They look great displayed in your classroom hanging from the ceiling or on the wall!
This 47 page download includes 44 United States president pennants, featuring each of the 43 presidents from George Washington through Barack Obama. Each pennant is numbered from 1-44 and includes a picture of the featured president. Students
Presidents of the United States of America Posters are engaging research posters that students use to learn more about American Presidents, then design and color to create a fun poster! This set includes 44 different book reports. There are 4
This resource includes 20 President Research Hunts! You save when 50% when you buy this President BUNDLE! You entire class can research different presidents to create president books, or president projects! My class absolutely loved this president
Looking for a relatively simple way for students to follow Super Tuesday and reflect upon it? I created this for my students for them to fill out as they follow the news that night. They will check off the winner of each race and write out the
A Common Core approach to the Magna Carta emphasizing close reading of primary sources, historical thinking, and concise writing. Your students will create a booklet where they examine the clauses of the Magna Carta, a vital documents in both US
Table of Contents: Pages 3-4: Two cover sheets to choose from Pages 5-13: Pictures of each of the folders with completed folds Page 14-16: Important dates and documents in the creation of the United States of America Pages 17-19: The Preamble
Year after year one of the first questions I get when talking about WWII is, “Why did the Germans do what Hitler said?” Have students discover the conditions that led to the rise of Hitler with this questioning handout to accompany an excellent
This 25 slide Power Point covers North America the continent, North American symbols, the three branches of government, George Washington, and has a discussion slide at the end. There are a lot of pictures and photographs to engage the students and
Custom designed to meet the needs of U.S. Civics teachers. Over 130 unique slides covering all aspects of American Government, including the branches of government, our system of checks and balances, constitutional rights, right of citizenship,
Study then record what you learn about the great Founding Fathers of the United States of America. Many of these great men lost everything in the hopes of a free nation. Included: Study Helps Cover Art for Each Signer 2 Mini-book Options Art
As the nation was reconstructing after the Civil War, various viewpoints arose as to how newly freed slaves would be incorporated into society. Two prominent men in this debate, Booker T. Washington and WEB DuBois, had differing viewpoints about
This product is intended to serve as an introduction to and research options for the Texas Revolution All QR codes lead to websites not associated with Teaching in the Fast Lane. At the time of posting, I checked all links and their websites for
What is included: 1. Project directions 2. Directions for the teacher 3. 2 rubrics 4. Battlefield chart 5. Small group discussion cards 6. Brief overview of each battle 7. SOAP your primary source clean handout with sample primary source
If you like to take the responsibility out of your hands and put it back into your students’ hands- then this is the perfect product for you! Perfect for a Presidents Day Study and can be as simple or in depth as you choose. Using this resource your
This unit is a great research project for four of the patriotic symbols. There is a student instruction sheet that includes the grading scale and then one page for each of the four symbols where they can write down their information. After they
In this persuasive research project, students have to present evidence to decide if the Lewis and Clark expedition was successful. Their product is a 5 paragraph essay. Included in this assignment is the assignment, some information on the Lewis
Study then record what you learn about the great Founding Fathers of the United States of America. Many of these great men lost everything in the hopes of a free nation. Included in this set of notebooking pages are 3 templates for each signer:
This worksheet contains 4 sections (famous people multiple choice, state symbol crossword, popular cities word search, and fun facts fill-in the blank) regarding the state of Colorado.
I teach a multi-day lesson that includes a simulation of the Constitutional Convention. In order for the student to accurately represent their delegate to the convention, I have them complete this webquest on their assigned delegate. The webquest
This worksheet contains 4 sections (famous people multiple choice, state symbol crossword, popular cities word search, and fun facts fill-in the blank) regarding the state of Florida.
This worksheet contains 4 sections (famous people multiple choice, state symbol crossword, popular cities word search, and fun facts fill-in the blank) regarding the state of Hawaii.
This file contains everything you need, including links to tried and true research sources, to teach your young writers how to research a president and write a biography.
This product is an 8 page research packet that will help students learn about countries around the world. Its generic format allows this packet to be used again and again. Topics within the packet include: government, economy, geography, culture