Laurance Nichols

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Laurance Nichols
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"Shallow men believe in luck. Strong men believe in cause and effect" - Ralph Waldo Emerson
 
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By Laurance Nichols
This product is a great tool that covers both the Mauryan and Gupta Empires in South Asia. This handout contains reading passages, reading comprehension questions, gaining meaning from context clues, a timeline activity, and a graphic organizer
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, World History, Asian Studies
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Homeschool
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Handouts
CCSS:
RH.6-8.4, RH.6-8.5
$3.75
$2.50
19 ratings
4.0
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By Laurance Nichols
This handout will help students learn how to read and understand a timeline using information about the West African Kingdoms (Ghana Empire, Mali Empire, and the Songhai Empire). Students will apply their knowledge by answering the questions below
Subjects:
Ancient History, World History, African History
Grades:
4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Homeschool
Types:
Worksheets, Handouts, Homework
CCSS:
RH.6-8.5, RH.6-8.7
$2.50
$1.75
17 ratings
3.9
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By Laurance Nichols
4 page assignment - 2 page reading about the Magna Carta which details the background and details of the Magna Carta and the significance of King John and the 25 barons - 1 page of questions - and 1 page primary source activity where students
Subjects:
Ancient History, Middle Ages, British History
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Handouts
CCSS:
RH.6-8.1, RH.6-8.10
$3.00
$2.00
13 ratings
4.0
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By Laurance Nichols
This interactive lesson is a great tool to use for students to learn about the Ancient West African Kingdoms of Ghana, Mali, and Songhai. This lesson includes a table of contents, a plan outline, modified handouts, a timeline, a note taking flip
Subjects:
Ancient History, World History, African History
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Adult Education, Homeschool
Types:
Activities, Minilessons, Graphic Organizers
$6.50
$5.00
12 ratings
3.8
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By Laurance Nichols
This handout helps students understand the importance of John Calvin to the Protestant Reformation. There are guided questions, vocabulary/synonym matching, gaining meaning from context clues, and analyzing text questions.
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, European History, World History
Grades:
4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Homeschool
Types:
Worksheets, Handouts, Homework
CCSS:
RH.6-8.4
$2.50
$2.00
10 ratings
4.0
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By Laurance Nichols
This activity teaches a variety of different topics related to Ancient India such as; Indus Valley Civilizations and Achievements, the Aryans, the Caste System, Buddhism, the Four Noble Truths, the Eightfold Path, the Mauryan Empire, Chandragupta,
Subjects:
Ancient History, World History, Asian Studies
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Higher Education, Adult Education, ...
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Minilessons
$5.00
$4.00
2 ratings
4.0
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By Laurance Nichols
This handout challenges students to determine whether a source is primary or secondary. Each source is based on the Middle Ages, Renaissance, or Reformation. This assignment helps students understand the difference between primary and secondary
Subjects:
Ancient History, World History, Middle Ages
Grades:
4th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Adult Education, Homeschool
Types:
Worksheets, Handouts, Homework
CCSS:
RH.6-8.1
$1.50
$1.00
3 ratings
4.0
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By Laurance Nichols
One page reading that includes a summary of Confucius and the ideas behind Confucianism. There are 10 multiple choice questions that include reading comprehension, identifying main idea, critical thinking, and interpretation of textual evidence.
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, Ancient History, World History
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, Adult Education, Homeschool
Types:
Worksheets, Handouts, Assessment
CCSS:
RH.6-8.4, RH.6-8.5
$2.00
$1.50
4 ratings
4.0
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By Laurance Nichols
This activity/assignment is a great resource (and companion reading) for learning about the Caste System and the significance of the Caste System in regards to Hinduism. The Caste System is a two page reading that details the 4 main Varnas and the
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, Ancient History, World History
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Higher Education, Adult Education, ...
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Handouts
CCSS:
RH.6-8.4, RH.6-8.5, RH.6-8.7
$4.50
$3.00
4 ratings
4.0
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By Laurance Nichols
This activity/assignment is a great resource (and companion reading) while learning about the Age of Reason (also known as the Enlightenment) and the significance of Enlightenment thinkers such as Thomas Hobbes, John Locke, Voltaire, Montesquieu,
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, European History, World History
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Homeschool
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Handouts
CCSS:
RH.6-8.1
$5.00
$3.00
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By Laurance Nichols
This activity/assignment is a great resource (and companion reading) for learning about Islam.The Basics of Islam is an article that details the origins of Islam and discusses some of the basic beliefs of Muslims. This activity includes... -
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, World History, Other (Social Studies - History)
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Activities, Handouts, Homework
CCSS:
RH.6-8.4, RH.6-8.7
$4.50
$3.00
1 rating
4.0
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By Laurance Nichols
One page reading that details the importance of the Chang (Yangtze), Huang (Yellow), and China's Grand Canal for the development of early Chinese civilization. There are 10 multiple choice questions that include reading comprehension, identifying
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, Ancient History, World History
Grades:
6th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Adult Education, Homeschool
Types:
Worksheets, Handouts, Homework
CCSS:
RH.6-8.4, RH.6-8.5
$2.00
$1.50
1 rating
4.0
Digital Download PDF (0.27 MB)
By Laurance Nichols
This handout outlines some of the Emperor Justinian's achievements during the Byzantine Empire. One page includes the complete set of notes and the other page consists of skeleton notes that can be filled in by the student.
Subjects:
Ancient History, World History, Other (Social Studies - History)
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
Study Guides, Activities, Outlines
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7 years teaching experience. (3 years) High School (English/History/Civics) (4 years) Middle School (Social Studies)

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