Are you sitting on the couch thinking: 'my students are bored with worksheets but I just can't think of anything that is fun and engaging'.
Well, let us be your social studies Muse.
This Social Studies Rocks product gives you 20 ready to use games, challenges, and writing workshops that can be adapted to any topic or subject in social studies. All activities come with instructions, examples, handouts, and/or assessment rubrics that have been tested and approved by my students.
So what do you have to lose, except for that headache?
20 Activities Included:
1.Scrapin' with history- Scrapbook
2. Tic Tac Toe- Game Template
3. Mock Facebook Bio
4. You're Hired- Historical Resume
5. Wanted Poster
6. Rhymes From the Past- Limericks
7. Shadow Theater- Act it Out
8. Historical Advertisement
9. Meet the Press- Press Conference
10. Pictorial Timeline
11. Comic Strip
12. Postcard from the Past
13. Tunes from History
14. A-Z Flipbook
15. History Legal Brief
17. History Investigation
18. Cause and Effect Chain
19. Games that Teachers Play- web based games
20. Meeting of the Minds- biography simulation