Allison Lizars

 (8)
United States - Colorado - Denver
Allison Lizars
4.0
35 votes
To not know is bad. To not wish to know is worse.
 
FREE Download
Assess the general quality of my work with this free download
clear search
My Products
sort by:
Best Seller
view:
By Allison Lizars
I used this activity to introduce my students to examples of Fixed and Variable Expenses, as part of our Economics unit. Students worked in pairs, and each pair got one laminated sheet. They wrote their answers on the sheet in dry-erase marker.
Subjects:
Career and Technical Education, Business, Economics
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Printables
$2.00
13 ratings
4.0
Digital Download PDF (0.61 MB)
By Allison Lizars
I created this sheet to give my students an opportunity to practice writing topic and conclusion sentences, which I realized were often missing from their writing. In the beginning, I use the familiar analogy of a cheeseburger, explaining that the
Subjects:
World History, Writing, Writing-Essays
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
Worksheets, Handouts, Minilessons
$1.50
5 ratings
4.0
Digital Download DOCX (0.06 MB)
By Allison Lizars
I used this activity to introduce my students to examples of Wants and Needs, as part of our Economics unit. Students worked in pairs, and each pair got one laminated sheet. They wrote their answers on the sheet in dry-erase marker. When they
Subjects:
Career and Technical Education, Business, Economics
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Printables
$1.50
5 ratings
4.0
Digital Download PDF (1.08 MB)
By Allison Lizars
I used this activity to give students practice identifying evidence that BEST supports a given claim. For this reason, all of the claims and evidence are related (all are about Muslims who fought in the Crusades). I printed the various claims on
Subjects:
European History, World History, Middle Ages
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th
Types:
Activities, Simulations
$1.50
4 ratings
3.9
Digital Download PDF (0.09 MB)
By Allison Lizars
This sheet asks students to first, create a budget in chart form, using a series of prompts. (Students must determine if each item is an earning or an expense, as well as determine their updated balance, after each prompt.) Then students must
Subjects:
Career and Technical Education, Economics , Word Problems
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Homework
$2.00
2 ratings
4.0
Digital Download DOCX (0.02 MB)
By Allison Lizars
This brochure project asks students to design their own brochures for the NGO or international organization of their choosing. I used this as part of civics/international affairs unit for my 6th graders. Includes the instructions, a planning
Subjects:
Civics, Other (Social Studies - History)
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
Projects, Assessment, Rubrics
$2.00
4 ratings
4.0
Digital Download DOCX (0.02 MB)
By Allison Lizars
Fill-in-the-blank notes, to be used with the Crash Course World History video, "Indus River Valley Civilization" (found on YouTube). Used this with 7th graders, so I always showed them the video multiple times in order for them to get any they
Subjects:
Ancient History, World History, Asian Studies
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th
Types:
Worksheets, Handouts, Scaffolded Notes
$1.50
not yet rated
Digital Download DOCX (0.01 MB)
By Allison Lizars
Set of questions on the Silk Road to be used with the Crash Course World History video, "The Silk Road" (found on YouTube). Used this with 7th graders, so I always showed them the video multiple times in order for them to get any they missed. Also
Subjects:
European History, World History, Asian Studies
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
Worksheets, Handouts, Assessment
$1.50
1 rating
4.0
Digital Download DOCX (0.01 MB)
By Allison Lizars
Set of questions on the Columbian Exchange to be used with the Crash Course World History video, "The Columbian Exchange" (found on YouTube). Used this with 6th graders, so I always showed them the video multiple times in order for them to get any
Subjects:
European History, World History, Geography
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
Worksheets, Handouts, Assessment
$1.50
not yet rated
Digital Download DOCX (0.01 MB)
By Allison Lizars
I use this extended writing DBQ activity with my 7th graders, during our Middle Ages unit. It is designed to have them practice choosing/analyzing appropriate evidence, more than writing a claim, so I provide the claim for them. (This was
Subjects:
European History, Middle Ages, Writing-Essays
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
Worksheets, DBQs, Assessment
$2.50
1 rating
4.0
Digital Download DOCX (0.02 MB)
By Allison Lizars
This worksheet challenges students to distinguish between goods and services, as well as requires them to write in complete sentences. - Questions that require writing have sentence stems to help lower-level writers write in complete sentences. -
Subjects:
Business, Economics
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
Worksheets, Handouts, Homework
$1.75
not yet rated
Digital Download PDF (5.48 MB)
By Allison Lizars
This is a great way to introduce students to the terms "goods" and "services," and help them learn to distinguish between the two. When I did this activity, I cut out sets of the images and labels, and put each one in a ziplock bag. Each pair of
Subjects:
Economics
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
Other, Activities, Games
$1.50
not yet rated
Digital Download PDF (0.81 MB)
By Allison Lizars
Fill-in-the-blank sheet for students helps them understand how the Aztecs were conquered by the Spanish. It is adapted from a text on PBS.org (http://www.pbs.org/conquistadors/cortes/cortes_a00.html). Key included. Does contain higher-level
Subjects:
Ancient History, World History
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Handouts
$1.50
not yet rated
Digital Download PDF (0.31 MB)
By Allison Lizars
Fill-in-the-blank notes, to be used with the first 4 mins of the Crash Course World History video, "The Middle Ages" (found on YouTube). Used this with 7th graders, so I always showed them the video multiple times in order for them to get any they
Subjects:
European History, World History, Middle Ages
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
Worksheets, Handouts, Scaffolded Notes
$1.50
not yet rated
Digital Download DOCX (0.01 MB)
By Allison Lizars
This is a writing task that I assigned after students had learned about both the ancient Persian and Athenian governments. It asks students to first identify the type of government used by each, and then explain at least two ways in which they were
Subjects:
Writing-Expository, World History, Writing
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Assessment
FREE
not yet rated
Digital Download DOCX (0.02 MB)
By Allison Lizars
Project that requires students to research one famous explorer (either of their choosing, or assigned by teacher), and then create a "Fakebook" profile page for that explorer. We used a resource on Classtools.net, but students could also create
Subjects:
European History, World History, Geography
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
Projects, Assessment, Internet Activities
$2.50
not yet rated
Digital Download DOCX (0.02 MB)
showing 1-16 of 16

Ratings

Digital Items
4.0
Overall Quality:
4.0
Accuracy:
4.0
Practicality:
4.0
Thoroughness:
4.0
Creativity:
4.0
Clarity:

4.0
Total:
35 total vote(s)
Ask Allison Lizars a question. They will receive an automated email and will return to answer you as soon as possible. Please Login to ask your question.
TEACHING EXPERIENCE

Yet to be added

MY TEACHING STYLE

Yet to be added

HONORS/AWARDS/SHINING TEACHER MOMENT

Yet to be added

MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

Yet to be added

ADDITIONAL BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

Yet to be added

Teachers Pay Teachers

Teachers Pay Teachers is an online marketplace where teachers buy and sell original educational materials.

Learn More

Keep in Touch!

Sign Up