Compressed Zip File
Be sure that you have an application to open this file type before downloading and/or purchasing.
These packets would work well for MIDDLE SCHOOL HOMEROOM DAILY ACTIVITIES, ENTRY TASKS FOR MIDDLE SCHOOL OR HIGH SCHOOL SOCIAL STUDIES CLASSES, or QUICKLY INCORPORATING HISTORY AND GEOGRAPHY INTO UPPER ELEMENTARY CLASSROOMS.
This product includes 9 MONTHS of activities (over 300 pages) and allows teachers to easily include history and geography every week for older students. Following an "ON THIS DAY IN HISTORY" format students are exposed to important people and events in U.S. and world history. Each week includes opportunities for students to place historical events on a timeline and locate where the events took place on maps (which are provided). There are monthly crossword puzzles and templates for extension activities. Inspire your students to learn more about history!
Print and use! No preparation necessary.
Easily incorporates history and geography into the school day.
Perfect for use as an independent center or extra credit and extension!
Motivates students to explore and research independently.
Encourages students’ creativity.
Common Core-based reading and writing extensions.
INCLUDES: 9 MONTHS 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.
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