Historical context of Hidden Figures
Using Biography.com students will determine a variety of events based on the lives of Mary Jackson, Katherine Johnson and Dorothy Vaughan.
First page - a list of years and events organized by life, includes
A list of events from before, during, and after World War II
Students work together to create a timeline of World War II
Students will need construction paper, scissors, and glue to complete the activity
Students are required to pick an occupation and go through a monthly of paying bills. They are required to calculate their with-holdings, purchase a car, buy gas, rent a home, pay their power bill and cell phone payment, purchase groceries, and
Guided along Georgia Performance Standards for sixth grade social studies, this outline can be used by students to write a five paragraph essay. To be used after learning about the causes of WWI, this is a great summarizing activity.
This is an extra credit assignment for students that need an additional grade. Student research one country and create a homemade ornament based on that country's traditions. Student also must include a summary of the tradition their ornament is