The King's Pennies or M&M's Simulation Lesson Plan
Common Core Standards for Fourth Grade (US History Portion will also align with 8th Grade US History and High School US History)
Lesson Plan format is based on TEAM Evaluation Model
This lesson is designed for Direct Instruction, Role-Play, and Simulation activities that help students understand the climate and temperature of the United Colonies as they begin to feel the pressure from England and unite to form a new government.
It is common core aligned with fourth-grade common core standards - informational texts standards. It includes accountable talk for discussion and role-playing norms.
This is the lesson plan only.
The lesson plan includes: hook, direct instruction, small group centers activities, differentiated and enrichment (across the curriculum) instruction ideas. It also has I can statements that are student friendly and measurement statement goals. This lesson plan follows the Tennessee-TEAM model for evaluation. All areas are included from the TEAM model rubric. I included a pdf AND word format so that it is editable. Thanks!