A slideshow dedicated to an important historical event for each day of August, as well as features a vocabulary word for each day - including its definition. Ideal as journaling prompts and bellwork.
To promote vocabulary development; To spark an interest in history; To encourage journal writing; To demonstrate that personal events (although not "news-worthy") still part of history.
Download the FREE lesson plan for guidelines and suggestions. Available for months August through June (uploaded after slideshow has been redesigned for 2007 and newer).