Create a fun trail mix with your class, where each ingredient relates to a famous American in some way. This resource includes short informational blurbs about each famous American in SOL 1.3, and then ingredient suggestions that connect to each person. Vote as a class on which ingredients to use (maybe you'll come up with some of your own ideas!). The student recording sheet provides accountability for students to explain how each ingredient connects to each famous person.
Famous Americans studied:
This resource also includes teacher notes, activity directions, student-friendly ballot, and a letter template to parents requesting donations for the activity.
This project may take a few days (vote on ingredients one day, send home letter another, do project at end of week), but the experience is sure to be memorable!