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Your students will learn about the early history of the 13 Colonies in the United States. It covers all of the major people, themes and events of the settling of the 13 Colonies. Specifically, your students will learn about each colony, the
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, U.S. History, World History
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th
Types:
Activities, Internet Activities, Webquests
$3.25
199 ratings
3.9
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By History Matters
6 page September 11 (9/11) package includes a two page engaging and informative reading (visual and text) related to the terrorist attacks. This is a great activity for having students analyzing a reading and for analyzing the September 11 (9/11)
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, U.S. History, World History
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th
Types:
Activities, DBQs, Printables
$3.50
153 ratings
4.0
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By History Matters
17 page/slide Great Depression resource is a photo analysis that uses a "centers" activity format with five different photos/centers. This excellent resource includes five different and powerful photos related to life during the Great Depression
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, U.S. History, World History
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, Homeschool
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Cooperative Learning
$4.75
173 ratings
4.0
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By History Matters
8 page lesson contains a webquest and teachers key related to the basics of the Great Depression in America. It contains 22 questions from the history.com website. The website includes excellent videos and extra information. Your students will
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, U.S. History, World History
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th
Types:
Activities, Internet Activities, Webquests
$3.00
135 ratings
4.0
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10 page lesson contains a webquest and teachers key related to the history of the Cold War. It contains 24 questions from the history.com website and contains a mixture of both short answer and fill-in-the-blank answers. Your students will learn
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, U.S. History, World History
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Activities, Internet Activities, Webquests
$3.00
122 ratings
4.0
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By History Matters
September 11 Impacts - Gallery Walk and Writing Assignment (9/11) - This 19 page September 11 resource focuses on the the major impacts on the world resulting from the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. The resource will help your students
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, U.S. History, World History
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Activities, Printables, Graphic Organizers
$5.75
179 ratings
4.0
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By History Matters
6 page webquest and teachers key related to the basics of the Trail of Tears and Indian Removal Act in America. It contains 18 questions from the history.com website. Your students will learn about the history and significance of both in the United
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, Native Americans, U.S. History
Grades:
4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, Homeschool
Types:
Activities, Internet Activities, Webquests
$3.00
133 ratings
4.0
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By History Matters
12 page French Revolution document contains a webquest and teachers key, which was the event that transitioned France from a society based on feudalism to one based on the principles of a republic. The French Revolution, along with the American
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, European History, World History
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Homeschool
Types:
Activities, Internet Activities, Webquests
$3.50
98 ratings
3.9
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16 page Industrial Revolution resource is a photo analysis that uses a "centers" activity format with seven different photos related to child labor. The students rotate through each of the seven centers in order to view a different image related to
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, U.S. History, World History
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, Homeschool
Types:
Activities, Printables, Cooperative Learning
$3.50
117 ratings
4.0
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By History Matters
10 page webquest and teachers key related to the history of the Vietnam War and its implications during the Cold War. It contains 25 questions from the history.com website. Your students will learn about the history of the Vietnam War especially as
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, U.S. History, World History
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th
Types:
Activities, Internet Activities, Webquests
$3.00
90 ratings
4.0
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By History Matters
Mercantilism During the Age of Exploration - Reading, Questions, Venn Diagram - This 8 page resource related to the economic system of mercantilism includes a reading, set of analysis questions and a Venn diagram activity which requires students to
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, U.S. History, World History
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, Homeschool
Types:
Projects, Activities, Printables
$3.00
103 ratings
4.0
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By History Matters
Ancient Rome - Webquest with Key (Roman Empire) - This 10 page document contains a webquest and teachers key related to Ancient Rome. It contains 29 questions from the history.com website. Your students will learn about the significant history and
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, Ancient History, European History
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th
Types:
Activities, Internet Activities, Webquests
$3.75
83 ratings
4.0
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By History Matters
19 page Columbian Exchange resource bundle is an excellent tool to use when learning about the impact of Christopher Columbus or the Age of Exploration! The bundle centers on a "Jigsaw" Reading Activity and includes a total of 5 different
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, U.S. History, World History
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Bundled), Activities, Cooperative Learning
$5.50
143 ratings
4.0
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By History Matters
Holocaust bundle that will help your students analyze stories and primary sources in a historical context and will develop their understanding of the Holocaust in relation to the ghettos, trains to the camps, concentration camps, discrimination,
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Social Studies - History, World History
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Printables
$12.00
$9.50
111 ratings
4.0
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By History Matters
Movie guide for Boy in the Striped Pajamas. Includes engaging questions and a full written response assignment at the end. Utilizes background information and a "Smart Art" diagram for students to brainstorm ideas. Includes a detailed teacher's
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, European History, World History
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Movie Guides
$4.00
83 ratings
4.0
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By History Matters
PowerPoint Presentation centers on the major events, themes and history of the Age of Exploration. Includes vibrant images, transitions and animations that will liven up your discussion and lesson on the Age of Exploration. This presentation makes
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, U.S. History, World History
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations, Activities
$4.50
116 ratings
4.0
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By History Matters
Webquest and teachers key related to the Crusades. It contains 18 questions from the history.com website. Great for introducing or reviewing! Your students will learn about the different Crusades, battles and events of the historical period.
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, European History, Middle Ages
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th
Types:
Activities, Internet Activities, Webquests
$2.50
70 ratings
3.9
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By History Matters
Industrial Revolution Resource Bundle includes 20 unique documents totaling over 240 pages/slides of excellent and engaging content that will improve your unit. The bundle focuses on the major people, events, themes and innovations of the
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, U.S. History, World History
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Projects, Lesson Plans (Bundled), Activities
$50.00
$25.00
117 ratings
4.0
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Research project for the famous explorers of the Age of Exploration. Requires students to complete research on a chosen explorer from the Age of Exploration in relation to his history and significance and then to create a display to show their
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, U.S. History, World History
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th
Types:
Projects, Activities, Printables
$3.50
103 ratings
4.0
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By History Matters
10 page webquest and teachers key related to the basic history of the Civil Rights Movement in the USA. It contains 21 questions from the history.com website which includes interesting videos and extra information. Your students will learn about
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, U.S. History, Black History Month
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Activities, Internet Activities, Webquests
$4.00
89 ratings
4.0
Digital Download PDF (0.72 MB)
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