This bracelet activity is a great introduction to events in U. S. history or a great review.
The students create a bracelet with plastic beads. Each bead represents an event in U.S. History. It provides a tactile way for students to learn the important events from U.S. history in chronological order and make connections between events at the same time. Some events included are the Boston Tea Party, the Declaration of Independence, the Civil War amendments, Fench & Indian War, War of 1812, Proclamation of 1763,Mexican Cession,Missouri Compromise, Louisiana Purchase...
The students loved this activity, and learned a lot about American history! Review the events on the bracelet daily for several days. Then use the attached test to assess.