Let students practice map skills and their knowledge of Great Plains geography and climate by creating a map of their own. They will come up with their own map keys and questions to analyze the map. Then, students can switch maps with each other
This stations activity will allow students to learn while moving. Each station asks them to complete a different task that will get them considering the perspective of immigrants and how that may have been similar or different to native born
This is a small project that encourages student directed learning in a collaborative group. Students will research one Reconstruction individual and create a cut out of that person's silhouette to fill with facts they have learned.
This is a great way to review the different adaptations and inventions to the Great Plains environment with your students. One student has the description of another student's adaptation. Students have to correctly match these up and all of the