This is Day 2 of a 15 day STAAR Social Studies review for 8th grade. This covers the era of Colonization and Exploration in US History.
This file includes a PowerPoint with the activities and warm-up, as well as a detailed lesson plan, and handout for the activities.
Activities included in the lesson:
-Colonial Map Activity-Students identify the regions and the colonies
-"Characteristics of the Colonies" Matching Activity- students identify economic, political and social characteristics of the colonies
-Nonlinguistic Representation Activity