Georgia Historical Figures Word Search Activity Pack, 1st Grade
This is a great, interactive packet for teaching all about Georgia's Historical Figures. It correlates great with the Harcourt/Houghton Mifflin American Hero Biography Books.
These are 7 NO PREP word searches that are perfect for hands-on, interactive, FUN and effective ways to teach, reinforce and master those Famous Americans and the key vocabulary associated with them! All of the words have a matching clip art picture to help developing readers learn the words quickly through using a visual. Great for ELL students!
Word search pages are a fun activity to complete during your Social Studies time or provide it as a carry-over activity to be completed at home! You can also use these word searches for morning work, early finishers, remediation or reteaching or MORE!
The figures included in this packet meet the Georgia 1st Grade Social Studies Standard (SS1H1) and include the following:
Benjamin Franklin Words included: Bifocals, Stove, Writer, Electricity, Kite, Inventor
Thomas Jefferson Words included: Virginia, Declaration, Independence, President, Nickel, Rushmore
Lewis and Clark Words included: Maps, Pacific Ocean, Journals, Sacagawea, Explore, Jefferson
George Washington Carver Words Included: Peanuts, Sweet Potato, Scientist, Teacher, Plant Doctor, Crops
Harriet Tubman Words Included: Quilt, Freedom, Civil War, Escape, Underground, Railroad
Theodore Roosevelt Words Included: Teddy, Rushmore, Environment, National Park, President, Rough Rider
Ruby Bridges Words: First Grade, South, Writer, School, Equality, Courage
These are beginner level word searches. There are up/down and across words only- no diagonal and no overlapping words. They all follow the same consistent format and layout to foster indepenence as students get more familiar with the word searches. All word searches have a matching answer key for your convenience. The interactive word searches pages can be printed individual or as a booklet so your students have a collection of information on these Georgia Historical figures.
Love this product? Check out some of my other Social Studies products:
Theodore Roosevelt Informational Fill in the Blank Book
Theodore Roosevelt Mega Bundle
Lewis, Clark and Sacajawea: Informational Fill in the Blank Book
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