In this lessons students will learn about the four governments of ancient Greece (monarchy, oligarchy, tyranny, democracy). Students will read a text about each type of government, and will then record the findings (who had the power, the positives and negatives, etc.), on a graphic organizer.
Grant Proposal: Grant Proposal for a School Wide Election Event -
Would you love to write a grant for your elementary classroom but just can’t seem to get started? This winning proposal may be just what you need to jump-start your ability to plan, write, and carry-out an innovative teaching grant
"Vote for Books" is based on a unit I did with the books that were nominated for the Volunteer State Book Award contest here in Tennessee. Just about every state has a state book award so check the link I included in the document for you to find your specific state. Using a list of nominees I give y
Students will be introduced to the four main philosophers of ancient Greece (Sophocles, Socrates, Plato and Aristotle). Students will critically examine two notable quotations from each philosopher, asking what they felt the message of each idea meant. Next, students will write and share whether the
Students will be able to analyze two emperors in ancient India who ruled under the Mughal Empire and compare and contrast them with each other. The students will also look at this reading and videos to determine why and how the Mughals took over India.
This packet can be used for scaffolded and differentiated notetaking. Use page six to display the notes on an Elmo, overhead projector, or SmartBoard.
Page six could be enlarged to poster size by a local printing company or education agency. Be sure to laminate for longevity.
The other pages can
In this lesson students will be able to identify how Moses was important to the religion of Islam by reading a story of him in Islam. Students will read "Musa (Moses) follows a Wise Man". After reading, students will answer questions that are modeled after the ELA state exam, with a concentration on
This was a successful grant proposal for a project that was well-received by my students. Many of the items used in this project are reusable year after year. Suggested grade level is Second Grade but easily used with students up to Fifth Grade with minimal modifications.
In order to implement and maintain a fundamental Environmental Design program, it must be marketed to the school district first, establishing a rationale for the implementation of the program. After the program has been adopted by the school district, it must be marketed to the public, professionals
This grant was used to earn a 3 year subscription for Time for Kids. The purpose of the grant was for students to gain education in current events and become more aware of global issues. The grant includes:
- cost information
- detailed description of the grant
- common core standards that are alig
A $500.00 funded Social Studies Grant from the state of Louisiana.
- The major focus of this project is to motivate the students to become aggressively engaged in activities whereby they will utilize information learned in class along with their technological skills to create a community awareness
You’re excited to plan a field trip for your students - what’s not to love? But you may find that not everyone will share your enthusiasm at first. Winning support from your school peers and administrators can be one of the most difficult parts of planning a school trip. It doesn't have to be as dau
Students are introduced to the first monotheistic religion by looking at early Jewish history. Students then do an activity using the 10 Commandments to determine how Jewish beliefs impact their lifestyle. Students are given a skeleton outline of a formal paragraph that they must fill in with their
This bundle provides you with a Constitution Fact Sheet that provides easy-to-understand information about the Constitution. This bundle will also provide you with a Preamble activity that will allow the students to better understand the Preamble to the Constitution. By breaking the Preamble down
This product includes a poster of Sojourner Truth (see cover page) and pages to help with your report about Sojourner Truth.
Included are the following:
2 Was, Had, Wanted Charts - (one with lines and one without)
3 choices of fact writing pgs (1 with lines and a place to draw a p
Primary Source Document Depot: The Three Branches of Government
Primary sources provide a window into the past. They provide access to first-hand, original documents and records produced by people who lived during that period.
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Are you looking for a lesson for community helpers to generate discussion and analytical writing? This community helper-garbage collector photo analysis will allow for practice with both. The activity would be excellent for whole-group discussion or for a center activity.