This product allows teachers to easily include history and geography every week for intermediate age students. Following an "ON THIS DAY IN HISTORY" format students are exposed to important people and events in U.S. and world history.
Print and use! No preparation necessary.
Easily incorporates history and geography into the school day.
Perfect for use as an independent center.
Motivates students to explore and research independently.
Encourages students’ creativity.
Common core-based reading and writing extensions.
INCLUDES: 4 weeks of materials!
Each week has:
-A list of important historical and cultural events that occurred
-Two timeline activities (one including photos)
-A map of the U.S. and an interactive activity using the timeline information.
-A map of the world and an interactive activity using the timeline information.
-A poem and follow up worksheet
Each month has:
-A list of general follow up activities
-Two crosswords to review the month’s important historical events/people. (One crossword covers the 20th Century, one crossword covers before the 20th Century - each crossword comes in two formats - with and without a word bank.)
-Templates for research projects based on the historical events/people
-A rubric for assessing the research projects
-A calendar of holidays and national days. (Some goofy, some serious)
-A list of general follow up activities for the calendar.
-A list of children’s authors born that month.