This unit is a study based on the book, The Story of Ruby Bridges.
The unit includes:
*a craftivity with a writing assignment about "How Ruby Changed History"
*a graphic to be used for an anchor chart
*a lap book with a cover page
*a pop up graphic
*four separate writing activities: focus on
This is a fun project for upper grades researching country reports!
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Countries of the world list
instructions on how I use thi
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My third and fourth grade Ohio Social Studies packs have been very popular, so I decided to do a fifth grade pack! I have managed to make the Western Hemisphere interesting in this 100-page pack. Included:
- Multiple Tier timelines
- Early Civilizations- four information
This product is a word wall to help teach important social studies vocabulary words to upper elementary or middle school students.
The specific regions included are Europe, Australia, Latin America and the Caribbean, and Canada. However, the domains include geography, government, economy, and histo
Flags of Spanish-Speaking Countries Coloring Sheets
These coloring pages practice Spanish colors using flags of Spanish-speaking countries. Line versions of each flag have the color in Spanish for each section of the flag (rojo, blanco, azul, etc.)
These can be copied front and back or used as 2
SUITCASE for Holidays Around the World
This file includes directions and embellishments for creating a darling Holidays Around the World Suitcase using a 3-pronged folder.
12 country flags and 2 different passport stamp pages are also included. Use the countries listed on the completed passport p
This Country Report project or task is a wonderful learning experience for all students!
I teach in a multiage classroom of 1-3rd graders so I needed to make this report writing easy, so all our students could learn and get the idea of how to write a report. I first have the students collect the d
This Black History Month Project is perfect for February!
The students will read about and research a famous African-American. The information will then be used to create a Cereal Box Biography.
Included in this item are:
- A List of 50 Famous African-Americans
- Student instructions/directions
If you enjoy my Fluency Fact Task Cards, then I think you are going to enjoy these fluency facts passage practice tasks as well. There are 196 countries in the world, there 20 countries and their Christmas traditions included in this product. (Traditions associated with religious customs are not i
Christmas activities, Christmas writing tasks, Christmas crafts and more! Keep the Christmas period educational and your students' engaged with this informative, fun and varied unit, just print and go.
For each of the ten periods of history, the unit includes two pages of information and two pages
Not only is this pack full of ready made assessments and teaching tools, it also includes a Unit Plan with links to PowerPoints that will help you teach about the Ancient Civilizations of Greece, Rome and the Empire of Mali!! (not included in the preview)
This pack, that I created based on the VA 3
This craft includes templates to create the covered wagon pictured in the photo as well as alternative templates that allow you to add your own wood-grain finish to the wagon body, fabric look to the bonnet, and a choice of wheels for a unique result.
This covered wagon craft is a nice addition to
This 14 page lesson plan (not a formal lesson plan) includes:
* 6 pages of facts about the Maya, Aztec, and Incas
* 1 Vocabulary list of seven words
* 1 Fictional narrative writing activity
* 1 Aztec legend drawing art project
* 1 Venn Diagram of Maya, Aztec, and Inca facts
* 1 Sorting activity of
24 posters of famous Hispanic Americans! Perfect for Hispanic Heritage Month!
Black and White and Color Borders!
Neymar De Santos Junior
Luis Walter Alvarez
Edward James Olmos
Major World Religions Card Sort Activity with Graphic Organizer by Miss Middle School Teacher
This is a great introductory activity to the 5 major world religions. Students complete an anticipatory set card sort (trying to correctly place different characteristics of each of the 5 religions under t
Cinco de Mayo
Cinco de Mayo is almost here! Are you ready to teach your early emergent readers all about this Mexican holiday and how to celebrate?
This informational text book is perfect for early emergent readers because the text is supported by the pictures! Students will feel successful when
World War II activity.
Great for World War II that forces students to think critically!
Students are given five scenarios that involve World War II, the Holocaust, and its aftermath. Then they are asked to answer a series of thought provoking moral questions. Each story is based on a true event a
Day of the Dead (Día de los Muertos), for Dual Language/Immersion programs, Spanish classes, English-only elementary classrooms, and homeschooling families, this BILINGUAL activity pack introduces children to the exciting and intriguing holiday of ¡Día de los Muertos!
Travel to the land of France with your lower elementary grade/ kindergarten/ special education learners. Includes super fun boarding passes and postcards from France (the kids just LOVE these).
This fun fact country study booklet is perfect to use for an around the world unit, an
These Montessori-inspired children around the world cards will be a good fit to any classroom.
This Montessori material is a part of peace education. The material consists of series of cards showing children of different nations, nationalities and races around the world. Each card contains a small
This country research journal is a great way to get your students to participate in researching activities. This journal has 15 questions that will help them guide their research on a particular country. I have created this research journal for my higher achieving kindergarten students around the Co
Print the article and the questions double sided and it folds into a booklet. Read the article and then answer the comprehension questions about the great state of Texas!
Extension activties could include creating the Texas flag, searching for other state symbols, searching for the all the flags t
Here is a fun way to teach your second graders about Tennessee's cultures, including music, celebrations and foods, as well as the historically significant events in Tennessee's history.
Add your paper grocery bags, and use the foldables, and patterns to make an adorable Tennessee Vest!
A BEST SELLER! A fun back to school or end of the year project to introduce or review geography and map skills all at the same time! Your students will love creating their own country. ***NEWLY UPDATED AND IMPROVED AS OF OCTOBER 2017***
Create A Country Project: Newly updated and revised with my co
This freedom quilts mini unit is the perfect addition to your social studies curriculum with 4 different math connections!
This freedom quilts mini unit includes information pages to give students background knowledge on the underground railroad and the use of freedom quilts, printable of quilt pat
Learning about the continents can be so much fun! Creating a passport is a great way for students retain information about each continent and create a great keepsake!
This passport includes a color front page and a black and white front page so you can choose how to make it.
It also has a place fo
TN 3rd Grade Social Studies Standards covered when you purchase this bundle:
3.18 Identify and locate on a map: Canada, Mexico, Central America, Cuba and the 50 states of the U.S. (G)
3.20 Identify on a map major cities of the continent (Charleston, Chicago, Knoxville, Los Angeles,
Travel around the world with your students and learn how children celebrate Christmas, Hanukkah and Kwanzaa in different countries with these Christmas Around the World NO PREP printables! These worksheets are the perfect addition to your Christmas/Holidays Around t
A 5 week project about family history. This unit focuses on family history and multicultural awareness. Family background, literature, and special holidays will be covered. This unit is to help students feel an appreciation for their own cultural heritage and respect for others' as well. After the 5
Use these resources to introduce students to musical instruments from six different countries! This is a great unit to tie into other world music studies, instruments of the orchestra, or the science of sound. Students see pictures of instruments from one of the countries, and use their knowledge of
Happy Christmas! Travel with your students to England for Christmas with this Christmas Around the World PowerPoint featuring Christmas traditions in England! This PowerPoint is a great addition to your Christmas Around the World celebration!
Aligned with ELA Common core standard RL.2.9.
2.RL.9 Compare and contrast two or more versions of the same story (e.g., Cinderella stories) by different authors or from different cultures.
These BLANK reproducible workbook pages are perfect for students to record story elements (story title, sett
This slideshow helps elementary students quickly learn about famous landmarks, food, art, and the culture of Germany. You can use this slideshow at the beginning of a unit on Germany. You can also print it out and use it as a book for student research.
This NEWLY UPDATED slideshow also has 4 quest
This activity is full of many different types of activities. They are:
Basic Olympic facts
Bar graph comparing the medals won between countries
Bar graph questions
Make a postcard of a London landmark
Design a trading card to represent your favorite sport in the summer Olympics
A list of
Learning about the country of Japan with your students is easy thanks to this differentiated learning nonfiction printable booklet set! You can now travel to the land of Japan via the comfort of your own classroom in a fun and educatio
This packet includes worksheets about Greek geography, ancient Greek Gods and Goddesses, daily life in ancient Greece, the first Olympics (including a role-playing and physical movement activity), and important contributions of ancient Greece. Students will locate Greece on a world map and label maj
St. Patrick's Day History Reading, Worksheet, and Celtic Cross Activity
This special holiday activity briefly tells the story of St. Patrick in Ireland and how the holiday came to be celebrated today. It is written in an engaging way for younger students to understand the history behind the real Sa
This is a reading passage about the history and facts of Machu Picchu. The reading includes three articles with questions and a crossword puzzle that follow.
This is a great reading to keep in your emergency sub plan file for your Spanish class. The reading is in English and includes a key. You ca
Travel to the land of Egypt with your lower elementary grade/ kindergarten/ special education learners. Includes super fun boarding passes and postcards from Egypt (the kids just LOVE these).
This fun fact country study booklet is perfect to use for an around the world unit, an in
This is something fun to do for a culture lesson. I made it to use independently of my other culture activity (My Culture Booklet), but it can certainly be added to it, specifically the culture quilt square craft.
I plan to use a QR code generator (just google QR code generator and choose one of the
This Holidays Around the World: Christmas Around the World unit can be implemented in several different ways. Your students can choose a country and create a lapbook or choose several countries and put the templates into an interactive notebook. Either will work perfectly. Interactive notebooks and
This is non-editable set of blank passports for 21 Spanish-speaking countries (PDF). This has been updated with August 2017 dates.
See this post for an explanation and ideas on how we've used them in lessons:
http://www.creativelanguageclass.com/passport-needed/ and on www.adiostextbook.com.
The following package contains instructions and templates for constructing a 3-D fur trading fort. Included in this package is also a page for students to complete once they have constructed their fort. I searched long and hard on-line for a simple, complete paper model of a fur trading fort for m
Use this three day mini-unit to teach your students about hurricanes in the Caribbean: why is it that they occur so often in that region, and how do they affect Caribbean life? Students in late Spanish 1 will be able to understand all readings.
The unit includes
-a one page reading worksheet that
THANKSGIVING COSTUME PATTERNS and DIRECTIONS
...with BONUS PLACEMAT:
1) Pilgrim Girl Hat and Collar
2) Pilgrim Boy Hat and Collar
3) Native American Indian Vest Directions using Grocery Bags
Includes Step by Step Directions, Photos and Tips
4) 5 Pages of Reproducible Symbols to Decorate Ves
This report template can be used for your students to create, develop, write, edit, illustrate, and assess your students’ country report. This template can be used as the actual formal report to be turned in, or you can utilize this template as a study guide or rough draft prior to your students typ
Travel to the land of Australia with your lower elementary grade/ kindergarten/ special education learners. Includes super fun boarding passes and postcards from Australia (the kids just LOVE these).
This fun fact country study booklet is perfect to use for an around the world un
This slideshow helps elementary students quickly learn about famous landmarks, food, art, and the culture of Peru. You can use this slideshow at the beginning of a unit on the Amazon River, Andes Mountains, South American art, or Machu Picchu. You can also print it out and use it as a book for stude
This lesson was a result of a furious debate among a group of my friends. It started one Friday night when a friend showed up with a new pair of ‘toms’ shoes and all hell broke loose…
This lesson brings up many questions about things that we take for granted as ‘good’ and positive.
Included are the following:
-All About Me Timeline with writing & photo space
-All About Me Timeline with photo space
-Seasons Timeline with writing & photo space
-Seasons Timeline with photo space
Great activity aligned to Common Core standards and NYC Scope and Sequence for S.S. Please le