This resource includes over 8 paper interactive notebook activities (with an answer key!), 20 task cards for the study of early humans, a Reader's Theater and a bingo-type game with over 40 possible questions!
The Early Humans Interactive Notebook
Interactive notebooks are an effective tool in the classroom. Not only can they assist students in keeping their work organized, but they are also an easy-to-access resource for reference throughout the year.
The Early Humans Interactive Notebook is intended as a resource for late-elementary into middle school ages.
It includes 8 different interactive activities and an answer key to help students organize the information you teach! It does not include any types of informational text for students.
The file also includes pictures of every page in use!
1. Cover Page
2. Two vocabulary activities
(tabs for food, roles of men and women, tools/technology, and shelter)
4. Agricultural Revolution
(tabs for farming, communities, roles of men and women, and tools/technology)
5. Ice Age
(tabs for climate and physical features of the Ice Age and surviving the Ice Age)
6. Tools of the Stone Age
(tabs for Paleolithic Tools, Mesolithic Tools, and Neolithic Tools)
7. Venn Diagram to compare hunter-gatherers with farming communities
8. A world map
with empty boxes to write about crops around the world during the Neolithic Era.
9. A blank world map.
Possible use - tracing the spread of farming in the Neolithic Age.
The Early Humans Task Cards
Task cards are an effective resource in the classroom. These task cards can be used as part of group trivia games, entrance or exit slips, or as work for centers or early-finishers. The possibilities are truly endless!
Included in this resource:
1. A Note for the Teacher
2. 20 different task cards
3. Teacher answer key for every question
4. Blank cards for the teacher to write additional questions
The Early Humans Bingo Game
The resource includes over 40 questions covering 25 key terms. Some of the key terms have more than one question to give teachers different options based on their instructional needs. Also included is a bingo board that can be customized by each student. No student will have the same board!
Early Humans Reader's Theater
Ancient History can come alive in your classroom with the Early Humans Reader's Theater! This 10-15 minute skit will get students moving and acting in a time traveling adventure to the Paleolithic Era, Ice Age and Neolithic Era.
Included in this resource:
1. 6 page script for 8 students (estimated time: 10-15 minutes)
2. 5 discussion prompts
Please take a peek at the preview to see if this resource fits the needs of your classroom. If you have any questions, please let me know in the Q and A section of my store!
You can also purchase all items separately:
Early Humans Interactive Notebook
Early Humans Bingo Game
Early Humans Task Cards
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