In this cross-curricular activity, students will work independently or in small groups to design a country. This involves negotiation, art skills, and teamwork!
They will later create a census (math integration), as well as design a government
In this multi-day project, students research, examine the artworks of and create their own examples of prominent black/minority artists.
These instructions independently guide students in selecting an artist and provide direct links to resources
Arts, Art History, Black History Month
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Activities, Cultural Activities, Interactive Notebooks
Students will research different national parks and create an annotated bibliography of 5 different sources.
This project is designed to be completed independently and would be useful as a homework assignment or sub plans. It teaches students about
English Language Arts, Environment, Informational Text
In this project, students read and create art projects based on the original Arabian Nights stories from Medieval Islam. This includes instructions for the different projects as well as a link to the different stories that students have an
Students research and examine primary sources from their neighborhood / city. This lesson is a great way to introduce students to and reinforce the understanding of primary sources.
Students 'collect primary sources' by creating annotated notes
Social Studies - History, Graphic Arts, Library Skills