This is a fun play that I created for my 6th grade students, to help them learn about the otherwise sometimes dry history of the Persian Wars, fought between the Greeks and the Persians in Ancient Times. There are 10 scenes, 9 pages of text, and 22 named characters. You can also split up roles for
Written for AP European History, but can be used for any Middle Ages study. Your students will have a blast learning how the Catholic Church began losing power during the late Middle Ages. Various ideas for using this play include: (1) students can work in small groups of 4 and practice reading
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.
This is a short play I wrote that compares the start of world war 1 to the dynamics of a school's lunch room. The countries have been transformed into students in this school who clearly are on the verge of battle. This is meant as a hook or introduction tool. It gave my students a chance to lear
The 38-minute documentary, The Path to Nazi Genocide, was produced by the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum for use in middle school and high school classrooms. This document provides a printable transcript to accompany the film and discussion questions to focus students on critical questions