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Vietnam A Country Study - History, Government, Culture & Much More!
This download is for a Microsoft editable PowerPoint presentation and follow-along Word handout. Take away or add to the slides and handout as much as you want! There are over 40 pages in the slideshow and all information comes from reliable sources listed at the end. It even covers the Vietnam War
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Why Study History? (Reading in Social Studies): Our Past Shapes our Present
Why learn Social Studies? "Why do We Have to Learn History?" Students always ask me this question. My answer-much of what we have today was because of things developed by people that lived long ago.This reading activity shares many things we have today thanks to previous cultures. I've included seve

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SOCIAL STUDIES/ HISTORY WRITING PROMPT: INAUGURATION DAY
The history of Inauguration Day is interesting. It used to be in March! Students will appreciate this day, after learning about the history of this important event!
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Studying History as a Historian:  A Time Capsule Project
This is a simple project for middle school students to create a time capsule to be opened on their 18th birthday or some other significant time. The directions include time capsule ideas and a rubric for the items to be included. There is also a small research component to find the current prices of
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SOCIAL STUDIES/ HISTORY WRITING RESEARCH PROMPT: THE BOSTON TEA PARTY
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SOCIAL STUDIES/ HISTORY RESEARCH WRITING PROMPT: EDUCATION
This prompt requires students to investigate schools in the 19th century with schooling of today. Interesting! Time changes so many things, and modernization is the key. Thanks for visiting! This is great for a Back to School writing assignment. Students will appreciate the treasures they have in e
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SOCIAL STUDIES /HISTORY: MANUFACTURING
This is a 3 page activity concerning elements of manufacturing, and the vocabulary connected with this process. Students can use the internet or encyclopedias. Thanks for visiting!
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SOCIAL STUDIES: HISTORY OF AMERICA: CONTENT KNOWLEDGE ESSAY
Students explore and write about how European settlers changed the landscape of America! Thanks for visiting.
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SOCIAL STUDIES/ HISTORY WRITING PROMPT: FREEDOM FROM OPPRESSION
This prompt asks the students what freedom means to each one of them! There is a famous quote from Thomas Jefferson, as well. Thanks ever so much for visiting!
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SOCIAL STUDIES/ HISTORY WRITING/RESEARCH PROMPT: THE ABOLITIONISTS
The Abolitionist Movement was a great help to stop the horrors of slavery. This prompt requires some research on key figures of this movement. Thank for visiting the House of The Three Dinosaurs.
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History of Halloween Activity
Halloween | History of Halloween | Halloween History | Halloween Activities | Halloween Activity Teach your students the history behind the holiday! Halloween is a holiday shaped by history and culture. It is continuously evolving. This lesson provides you a teaching moment on what might otherwise
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Children of the World clip art Americas
Children of the World Clip art - Americas. This set contains a boy and girl dressed in the traditional clothes of the country they are representing. You will get a male and female for each of the countries listed below: - America (Indian) - Argentina - Canada - Costa Rica - Jamaica - Mexico - Peru

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Family Tree and History - Culture Activity.
One of my favorite and most worthwhile activities! Wonderful document for recording family facts and memories. This is a culture assignment that will be treasured for who knows how long. I hand out as extra credit, but I strongly encourage their use... where else will this information ever be captu
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Children of the World Clip art Europe
Children of the World Clip art - Europe. This set contains a boy and girl dressed in the traditional clothes of the country they are representing. You will get a male and female for each of the countries listed below: - England - France - Germany - Greece - Norway - Romania - Scotland - Spain You

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Children of the World Clip art Africa
Children of the World Clip art - Africa. This set contains a boy and girl dressed in the traditional clothes of the country they are representing. You will get a male and female for each of the countries listed below: - Egypt - Kenya - Mauritius - Morocco - South Africa You will get 3 copies of e

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Children of the World clip art Asia and Middle East
Children of the World Clip art - Asia & Middle East. This set contains a boy and girl dressed in the traditional clothes of the country they are representing. You will get a male and female for each of the countries listed below: - China - India - Indonesia - Israel - Japan - Russia - Saudi Ar

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Everyone Stand for Someone
A lesson designed to begin dialogue about racism, discrimination and injustice. Given recent current events with the Trayvon Martin case and the Voting Rights act under fire this lesson would be a good opener to a longer project-based learning curriculum. The Sneeches by Dr. Seuss is used here to s
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Understanding Multiple Perspectives
This is an introductory activity to understanding multiple perspectives in history. It has been adapted from an article about 15 world famous landmarks and their images zoomed out. The goal is for students to understand what perspective is and how multiple perspectives are necessary when studying
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First Nations/Native Americans colouring sheet
This coloring sheet it ideal for elementary and junior high/middle school Social Studies, History, or Humanities classes. It features a dreamcatcher, a teepee, and a feather headdress.
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World Languages Trivia Quiz in Spanish- Pruebecita de Lenguas Mundiales
Test your students prior knowledge of world languages during National Foreign Language week, or any other time during the year. There are 14 multiple choice questions in Spanish about the origins of English, origins of Spanish and other world languages. Most questions deal with Indo European langu
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Feature * Film ~ Joyeux Noël  ~ Merry Christmas
"The supreme art of war is to subdue the enemy without fighting." Sun Tzu (Chinese general and philosopher ~ died 496 BC)The Christmas of 1914 - only months after World War I had started - brought an unexpected and quite welcome event - an unofficial truce. This true event is the basis for the fi
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SYMMETRY Activities! Versatile Lesson for Art, Science and History! Ink Blots!
This Symmetry Activity Packet is so versatile for several subjects. --You can use this lesson in an art class to teach the design concept of symmetry and how it is used in creative compositions. --You can use this lesson in a science class to talk about symmetry found in nature using the insect w
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The Journal of Columbus - Journal, Reading Log, and Vocabulary Guide
This is the journal of Christopher Columbus from his historic 1492 voyage to the New World. Students read the words penned by one of the world's most famous and controversial figures. An accompanying reading log helps students keep track of important discoveries along the journey and a vocabulary
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Great inventors and their inventions - History Unit - Grades 2 to 6 - Printable
This is a fun and educational unit for students who study History at school or, it can also be an activity of general knowledge of the world . This activity is intended for children in Grades 2 , 3 , 4 , 5 , 6 and even 7 or 8 , and can be done at any time of the year . In this pack, students will
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