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This lesson begins with George Washington becoming President of the United States and goes through to the purchase of Louisiana Territory by Jefferson. You can feel free to go through and take notes first, going back to fill in activities at the
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, U.S. History, Other (Social Studies - History)
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
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PowerPoint Presentations, Handouts, Graphic Organizers
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This starts with Parliament's response to the trade boycotts following the Intolerable Acts and ends with the Ideas of Government post-Revolutionary War. You can use this several different ways. Like I've said before, my students enjoy taking notes
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, U.S. History, Other (Social Studies - History)
Grades:
5th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations, Handouts, Graphic Organizers
$14.00
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This is a PowerPoint with DooodleNotes. The dooodlenotes are a better way from students to take notes rather than the old school way. I have learned that by doing doodlenotes with the PowerPoint, students ask better questions because they're
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, Native Americans, U.S. History
Grades:
5th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations, Worksheets, Graphic Organizers
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This is a PowerPoint with DoodleNotes (graphic organizers) to take notes and answer questions on. My students really like taking notes like this. Taking notes like this really sparks conversation. Students aren't trying to write down everything that
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, U.S. History
Grades:
5th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations, Graphic Organizers, Interactive Notebooks
$8.00
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This is a fun way to introduce the witch hysteria, Salem Witch Trials, or a Halloween activity. There is a Doodle Note for the students to write down their answers and a few notes. On the PowerPoint, there is a quiz that the students can take to see
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, U.S. History, Halloween
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Activities, Graphic Organizers
$4.00
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4.0
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This is a note-taking lesson about how Henry VIII becomes King. If you do a backstory, you understand that there were a lot of things that had to happen just so-so for Henry to even be on the throne. This walks them through that. My students liked
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, European History, World History
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations, Printables, Graphic Organizers
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This goes through the beginning of our government, outlining the Convention meetings and decisions, moving into our Bill of Rights and a few other important amendments, and our citizenship handbook. For fun, I print out a Citizenship test (you can
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, Government, U.S. History
Grades:
5th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Activities, Graphic Organizers, Webquests
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Students will take a look at the War of 1812 and go to the Election of 1840. Throughout the lesson, you can pawn students off at any time to complete certain aspects as a WebQuest instead of notes. There are several Quick Write questions that stop
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, Government, U.S. History
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Worksheets, Graphic Organizers, Interactive Notebooks
$12.00
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My kids have gone crazy over these notes and when I began searching for Social Studies related ones, I quickly found that very few exist. You can use these notes with a powerpoint presentation, where students just fill in the vital information about
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, U.S. History
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff, Graphic Organizers
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One year I used this as a WebQuest activity and the next I used it as an ongoing activity. WebQuest: I only allow students to use particular websites. Usually I allow them to use www.history.com, www.USHistory.org, www.kidport.com, etc. If there
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, U.S. History, Other (Social Studies - History)
Grades:
5th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Handouts, Graphic Organizers, Webquests
FREE
4 ratings
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Anytime we debate or discuss a major topic, I have students fill out this Debate doodlenote. It asks them to look for pros, cons, form their own opinion on the matter, and then gather excellent points for someone opposite them. For example, we used
Subjects:
For All Subject Areas
Grades:
3rd, 4th, 5th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
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Research, Handouts, Graphic Organizers
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An overview of Greek geography, culture, religion, philosophers, myths, etc. with a skeleton outline to complete. This is meant to be a quick overview with plenty of time for activities to be built in as well. We pause after the Trojan War portion
Subjects:
Ancient History, World History
Grades:
7th
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PowerPoint Presentations, Worksheets, Handouts
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Quiz using vocabulary terms from the Revolutionary War
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, U.S. History
Grades:
5th, 8th, Homeschool
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Examinations - Quizzes, Test Prep
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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

I am a middle school social studies teacher in Western Kentucky. I have my bachelors for history grades 5-12 and I'm currently working on my masters in school counseling!

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I really enjoy a lot of hands on activities for the students. We put a twist on old-school note taking!

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Murray State University University of the Cumberlands

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I'm married to this really great guy named Bill. We both love sports and coaching basketball. We have two dogs: Dexter and Duke.

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