Assignment wth Questions
A) An archaeologist is a scientist who studies human history by digging up human remains and artifacts. He was searching for an idol, an object with religious significance. The idol was an artifact. We had a discussion about artifacts and digging up the past in
Utilize this activity for an opportunity for your students to practice their deductive historian skills. I used this as part of a Skill Check Week in the first week of school. Use the historical figures I choose or choose your own!
Winter Break Journal assignment.
Keep your students writing on winter break with this exciting idea.
Have the students collect artifacts from the places they go during winter break. Movie tickets, receipts, mall maps, bookmarks from the library, all work for creating a great winter break assignment
This assignment allows students to understand the origins of a primary source and how secondary sources are developed. It is meant to be used as an introductory piece to Primary and Secondary sources. This assignment also connects to Common Core State Standards for ELA; specifically RH.1; RH.2; RH
For this assignment, students will need to collect things that represent them. These items are collected on their own time and will have to be put into an actual bag. They need to have at least four items in their artifact bag, and the bag itself can be considered an item. This encourages students t
21st Century Learning (CONVERTS DIGITALLY FOR GOOGLE CLASSROOM )This assignment is a great way to introduce or review a topic for students learning remotely. The article link is provided and students complete the following assignment:1. Go to the following link and Read the article2. Write (4) Inte
21st Century Learning (PERFECT FOR EMAIL OR MICROSOFT TEAMS)This assignment is a great way to introduce or review a topic for students learning remotely. The article link is provided and students complete the following assignment:1. Go to the following link and Read the article2. Write (4) Interest
21st Century Learning (GOOGLE CLASSROOM)This assignment is a great way to introduce or review a topic for students learning remotely. The article link is provided and students complete the following assignment:1. Go to the following link and Read the article2. Write (4) Interesting Facts Below in c
This inquiry-based assignment is prepared for an area of the United States with a rich Civil War history connection. It combines the traditional MLA research format with a modified I-Search report as students locate, research, and describe their findings of a product that reflects a regional connect
This project is intended as a culminating task for Grade 4 Social Studies - Early Societies. Students will research an early society (Ancient Egypt, Ancient China, Indus Valley, Ancient Rome, Medieval England, Six Nations, or Inca Empire) and decorate an artifact. Their artifact will include a desig
Create a talking artifact on the iPad with this all-about-me project using free IPad apps.
A technology twist on the traditional “bring in an object that represents you” project. Students will learn about artifacts and museum curation by visiting The British Museum’s website A History of the Wo
Product Overview:I created this project to engage students in reading, writing, and critical thinking tasks that are timely and relevant as we navigate remote learning together. The time capsule provides an opportunity for students to document this unprecedented historical moment and balances both t
Students must interview a person who has immigrated to Canada. This file contains the assignment outline, student self-assessment rubrics, teacher-assessment rubrics, interview outline and a Passport template. Students also create a suitcase and include 4 artifacts to enhance their presentation.
For use as an assignment during a student field trip to the Smithsonian's National African American Museum of History and Culture in Washington D.C. The scavenger hunt covers historical and cultural artifacts on display within the museum. It is meant to give students a "task" while visiting but also
An assignment and rubric for students to create a written 2-3 page cultural autobiography. There is also a presentation part of the assignment in which students will share an artifact representative of their culture with the class. This assignment is appropriate for Grades 5-12 and can be used to ex
SET of 50 Color IMAGES: Buildings, Archeologists and Museums Color clip art images (Set 1 of 3).This set contains 50 High-Resolution Color clip art images depicting Archeologists, Museums, and Ancient buildings. The set is perfect for middle to High school education purposes, as the images are reali
I use this as a final project, to end our Ancient Athens unit. This project has research, writing and representing components. It takes us about 2 weeks to do this project (doing it nearly every day for an hour).
Students are asked to create some kind of 3D artifact to represent either democracy an
This resource is great for Women's History Month! Suggestions/Ideas for using this resource: Whole Group Class Work Small Group Work Stations Independent Work Time Assign as a choice boardGREAT FOR IN PERSON AND DISTANCE LEARNING! What's included:6 google slides featuring one woman per slideEach sl
This project highlights the lifestyle and culture of the Taíno people. I like to teach this unit around Columbus Day/Indigenous People’s Day because the Taíno were the group of Native Caribbeans first encountered by Columbus.This unit of study is based on research available at the The Taíno Museum
More and more colleges and universities are requiring students to create digital portfolios to document their work in order to graduate. We began having our freshmen create digital portfolios to archive and reflect on what they have learned throughout at high school. Attached in this document you wi
This set of 12 photographs can be used during Black History Month, when teaching world geography courses, in language arts courses that are reading African literature, or any time you are teaching about West Africa or African Studies in Social Studies classes.
The images are photographs of artifa
This Relationship Advice Column Assignment ties into a vary of Social Science courses. I in particular developed this assessment while teaching grade 11 Human Dynamics.This assignment has a student develop both a letter seeking advice, and responding to someone's letter. Student are asked to use t
Field Trips to an Art Museum are fun and educational. Is your class planning on visiting an Art Museum? Do you want to add more meaning to your field trip and have a tangible artifact for your students to remember their visit? Our Art Museum Field Trip assignment could be taken with the students