Back to School History Activity that ROCKS

Grade Levels
6th - 12th, Homeschool
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Whether you use for back to school or at the end of the year, challenge your students with this fun social studies specific activity. Why Study History engages students in the active analysis of the purpose of studying history. Students reflect on the value of learning history and create persuasive advertisements. Use in small groups or individually. Let students teach you and each other!

Self-contained project great for students working at home! Can be completed with pencil and paper or digitally.

This resource includes:

  • Project overview
  • Student pages (editable in Powerpoint or google docs)
  • 4 Digital template options for 1:1 classrooms
  • Teacher directions

NOTE: Student pages are editable in powerpoint or Google Docs). Customize for your classroom.

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This purchase is for one teacher only. This resource is not to be shared with colleagues or used by an entire grade level, school, or district without purchasing the proper number of licenses. If you are interested in a site license, please contact me for a quote. This is for your class(es) only!

Total Pages
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
90 minutes
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