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This straightforward Founding Fathers graphic organizer activity will give your students a space to jot down new information in an organized way. Great for independent research as well as well as teacher-led internet research. Students especially love being able to watch related YouTube videos while practicing active note taking. Add these to your current curriculum and read alouds for a well-rounded lesson.
Print 2 per page to save paper and to make the perfect size to attach to your interactive notebooks. Or, keep full size and have your students keep a tab in their class notebooks for a growing collection. These are so easy to use, they make the perfect addition to your sub folders. Include a list of video links and your students will be sure to be on task even when you're not there.
Your students will take notes on following topics:
Lasting Effects of the Founding Fathers
How to Use:
Students can find the information to fill in these notes in a few ways. These can be used as a class or independent activity depending on your students’ skill levels. YouTube is an excellent source to bring history to life. You can find a short video for each of the topics presented in this project. Or, if you’d like for your students to work on internet research, you can guide them through while projecting your screen if they’re not ready for independent searches.
A cover has been provided if you’d like to make these into individual mini-booklets or as notebook dividers. This makes a great place for your students to write additional information or add personalized artwork.