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Extended Writing DBQ Response - The Crusades
I use this extended writing DBQ activity with my 7th graders, during our Middle Ages unit. It is designed to have them practice choosing/analyzing appropriate evidence, more than writing a claim, so I provide the claim for them. (This was especially helpful for students who struggle writing claims
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Create A Colony - A Social Studies PBL Project
Why did people travel to the English colonies? What was the culture of the colonies like? This PBL unit allows students to learn about the colonies by creating their own. Students are assigned one of the three regions of the English colonies and use research to create a brochure for their own colony
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European Explorers Treasure Chest
This is a project based learning unit. Students choose a European Explorer. There are some examples provided. Then they are to complete a list of various activities which include a map, journal, Facebook page(i downloaded a free one from another TpT site), and artifacts. A rubric is included as wel
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European Explorer Journal Project: A Collaborative Research Project
This student tested and approved collaborative project integrates social studies, writing, art, and technology! Students take on the persona of a European Explorer (although it does not need to be limited to European explorers) and create a journal of their travels. Fun & engaging research proje
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Night - Elie Wiesel: A Unit of Study with Lessons, Activities, and Assessments
Night Unit of StudyOver 150 pages and slides! Includes everything you need to teach "Night" by Elie Wiesel."Night" is a work which defies the neat classification of genre. It has been referred to as autobiographical narrative, memoir, testimony, and more. This text raises profound questions about hu
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Europe Unit Bundle - Economics Government Religion Language
This file follows the new Social Studies Georgia Standards of Excellence (GSE) for Sixth Grade Europe Economics, Government, Religion, and Language. Each standard has a specific powerpoint with the elements that go along with it. All Ppt's have slotted notes with answers. Bundle Includes powerpoints
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Boy in the Striped Pajamas - Movie Guide, Writing Assignment and Key (Holocaust)
Movie guide for Boy in the Striped Pajamas. Includes engaging questions and a full written response assignment at the end. Utilizes background information and a "Smart Art" diagram for students to brainstorm ideas. Includes a detailed teacher's key to the movie guide and an explanation for the ex
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Black Death - Source Analysis (Questions / Assignment with Rubric and Key)
14 page Black Death lesson includes 5 engaging and informative sources (visual and text) related to the Black Death in Europe during the Middle Ages. The sources captures the realities of the plague in the time period. The sources provide evidence related to the causes of the plague and how it impac
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Vikings - Viking Travel Journal
Vikings - Students take on the role of a Viking traveling through Europe. They must write four journal entries and discuss where they went, who they met along the way etc. Includes full assignment sheet with Helpful Viking Facts, map of Europe for students to plot their journey, brainstorming work
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DBQ Ancient Rome & Christianity -Common Core State Standards
This Document Based Question (DBQ) was created for 9th Grade World History. It could also be used as a review for the New York State Global History and Geography Regents exam. The topic is the spread of Christianity in Ancient Rome. It follows the format of the New York State social studies testing

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Enlightenment Philosopher Discovery Stations & Writing Assignment
Make a difficult topic accessible with this product! In this Common Core aligned lesson, students begin by rotating through six Enlightenment philosopher learning stations. As students rotate through the stations, they are required to answer text-based questions to ensure understanding. An answer
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Middle Ages - Feudal Society Pyramid
Middle Ages Society - A great assignment to show the relationship between different groups of people in the medieval times. Students will draw their own Feudal Pyramid (template included) and create their own symbols for each level on the Feudal Pyramid (King, Lord, Knights, and Serf) to represent t

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Write a Biography Poem about a Leader of the Protestant Reformation
Students will write a biography poem about one of the following leaders: Martin Luther (Lutheranism), John Calvin (Calvinism) or King Henry VIII (Anglicanism).Included in the Resource:• Introduction and requirements• A template that includes 12 lines• RubricRelated Resources:Reformation Bundle: Acti

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French Revolution - Marie Antoinette (Reading, Cartoon Analysis, Writing Asgnmt)
French Revolution - Marie Antoinette (Reading, Cartoon Analysis, Writing Assignment with Key and Rubric) This 10 page French Revolution resource about Marie Antoinette is an excellent resource when learning about the life of Marie Antoinette and the role she played in the French Revolution. This r
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Spanish Conquistadors - Primary Source, Questions, Writing Assignment
Spanish Conquistadors - Primary Source, Questions, Writing Assignment - This 9 page resource details the actions/atrocities of the Spanish Conquistadors in the New World during the Age of Exploration. It contains a primary source from the time period of the Spanish Conquistadors during the Age of E
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THE HOLOCAUST - Collection of Novel Studies
Includes: The Boy in Striped Pyjamas, I Have Lived a Thousand Years, What World is Left, Surviving Hitler, Daniel's Story, Behind the Bedroom Wall, In My Enemies House.This unit written for Grades 6-9 consists of activities for historical novels, autobiographies and biographies. These vary in cont
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Motivating Factors of European Exploration PowerPoint Minilesson
This is a well put together and easily understood PowerPoint. It follows the NYS standards and curriculum for 7th grade social studies. The headings for the content that is included are as follows: *Technological Improvements in Navigation *Consolidation of Political Power within Certain Countries
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Feudalism in Europe - Medieval Town- Project w/ Rubric - Editable
In this project, students must get into the shoes of someone living in Feudal Europe. They should select a class to represent, and create a character. Then they have to write a diary from that characters perspective that accurately and creatively depicts life during this time period. Students should
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A European Explorer in Search of a Job - Write a Cover Letter - Writing Project
Your students are going to assume the role of an experienced and well-trained European explorer. It is the 16th century in Europe during the Age of Exploration. Exploration, Inc. is looking to hire an experienced, brave, fearless and responsible explorer. Students write a cover letter convincing

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Write a Biography Poem About a European Explorer
After learning about the Age of Exploration, students will write a biography poem about a European explorer.Included in the Resource:• Introduction and requirements• A template that includes 12 lines• RubricRelated Resources:European Exploration UnitCreate a Newspaper about European ExplorationBiogr

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The Causes of World War I Bundle - Global/World History Common Core
The following is a two-day (75 minute periods) common core-based lesson on the Causes of World War I. Contained within this bundle is the worksheet, a corresponding PowerPoint presentation, and a writing assignment with rubric. Overall, the bundle contains a variety of activities that promote criti
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Write a Biography Poem About Hernán Cortés - a Project of the Aztec Empire
Students will write a biography poem about Hernán Cortés, the Spanish Conquistador of the Aztec Empires. This is a fun way for students to show off what they learned! Included in the Product • Introduction and requirements • A template that includes 12 lines • Rubric You may be interested in my r

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Historical Argument Essay Bundle - Columbus: Hero or Villain?
With this essay bundle, your students will plan, draft, and publish high-quality essays aligned with Common Core writing standards that address the guiding question: Was Christopher Columbus a Hero or a Villain? Students will take a stance on the guiding question, develop a thesis statement, formu
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European Explorers Data Disk Research Project- Common Core Writing
Students conduct a short research project on a European Explorer. This document contains everything a student needs to complete a "data disk" for the explorer they choose to study. Included is a handouts of the project requirements, a data disk for the students to use (or they can create a larger
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