The Civil War marked a defining moment in United States history. Long simmering sectional tensions reached a critical stage in 1860–1861 when eleven slaveholding states seceded and formed the Confederate States of America.
In this project,
I used this invention poster project for a unit on the U.S. Industrial Revolution (1800's). Students create a poster on an invention that led to the growth of the Industrial Revolution in the United States. Students then have an option of presenting
The purpose of this annotated map connecting History to Geography. Students hand draw a map of the United States with the boundaries of territories acquired between 1783 and 1854. Students then answer questions about each territory around the
This is a great worksheet to have students practice creating a 140 character tweet. You can adapt this to any project for any subject.
This is a simple worksheet that contains 140 character spaces for rough drafts of tweets.
English Language Arts, Science, Social Studies - History
This is a 13 colonies advertisement project that I used at the end of an 8th grade unit. It allows the students to choose between a variety of formats (google drawing, brochure, poster, etc). This project includes a mini rubric at the bottom of the