Give your students some perspective on the "big picture" of U.S. history! This research activity helps students neatly arrange important events in American history on a vertical timeline that spans the entire history of the United States (and more) on a single page. It is designed to help students construct a chronological framework for understanding American history. It makes a GREAT INTRODUCTORY ACTIVITY for any U.S. history class.
Students seem to enjoy searching the internet for information, especially when it means an opportunity to use their smart phones in class. This activity will keep 'em busy with partners in class, or as a homework project outside of class. The best part is that is requires almost no preparation on the part of the teacher--just photocopy the handouts and you're ready to go! The Teacher’s Guide sheet includes thorough instructions on how to make the activity as fun as possible for your students.
This package includes: Chronological Organizer sheet; Double-sided worksheet for events of general world history; Teacher's key for Chronological Organizer sheet; Teacher's key for double-sided worksheet; Teachers Guide sheet