Michele Luck's Social Studies
 (3,098)
United States - Kentucky - Frankfort
Michele Luck's Social Studies
3.9
7,839 votes
I’m having a
sale
1FtMuqO
 
FREE Download
Assess the general quality of my work with this free download
clear search
Leader Board Superb
My Products
sort by:
Best Seller
view:
9-11 Centers or Response Group Activity Set up your classroom into 6 Centers or organize your class into 6 Response Groups to allow students to collaboratively investigate the events of 9/11. This 44 page activity set provides resource cards on
$9.99
$7.99
79 ratings
4.0
Digital Download PDF (198.97 MB)
This versatile activity allows students to analyze propaganda from Nazi Germany before and during the Holocaust. Includes images, text, and more with clear explanations for guidance. Includes student handouts and variations for
$3.49
$2.79
35 ratings
4.0
Digital Download PPTX (1.57 MB)
This unit is designed to guide students through the reading of the epic poem, The Odyssey by Homer. It includes a daily guide for the teacher and students, daily student handouts, templates and examples for graphic organizers on the major
$5.49
$4.39
18 ratings
3.7
Digital Download PDF (6.16 MB)
These 5 Social Media based templates allow your students to research or create reports using the formats with which they are most familiar! Use with any assigned topics, vocabulary terms, concepts, or people. Can be used in any subject area or
$1.29
$1.03
47 ratings
4.0
Digital Download PDF (0.25 MB)
Use this Holocaust Study Package to teach the Holocaust to your Social Studies or Language Arts class. Includes: Overview Powerpoint Lecture on the History of the Holocaust Terms Activity People Investigation Activity Who Am I Activity Timeline
$29.90 $24.99
$19.99
20 ratings
4.0
Digital Download ZIP (65.82 MB)
After reading a variety of folktales (primarily African folktales) we complete our unit on the lessons learned with this mini-project. To allow students some choice and creative expression, they complete this mini-project at the end to create
$3.29
$2.63
18 ratings
3.9
Digital Download PDF (0.32 MB)
This is a 3 (or more) day unit for Alice Walker's Everyday Use. It begins with an internet activity for students to evaluate her work and the short story. The importance of African quilting and a webquest activity is also included, as well as wrap
$5.49
$4.39
17 ratings
3.8
Digital Download PDF (0.05 MB)
This 4-page activity allows students to bring the events of the Holocaust into modern times for analysis and comparison to modern day hate-group activities and genocides. Includes links for reliable content information and a mapping activity as
$1.99
$1.59
15 ratings
4.0
Digital Download PDF (0.99 MB)
INCREDIBLE RESOURCE! Use this very complete Holocaust Timeline Activity to introduce students to your Holocaust Study and to continue investigation lessons throughout the unit. Covers a variety of topics focusing on the rising Antisemitism in
$9.99
$7.99
12 ratings
4.0
Digital Download PDF (50.47 MB)
This project assignment allows students to be creative in their character analysis. They are directed to create paper dolls for the various characters in the book, including specific characteristics that define their role as they are represented.
$3.49
$2.79
14 ratings
3.8
Digital Download PDF (0.55 MB)
This is a reading guide to accompany The Last Book in the Universe. My students really enjoyed reading this book and discussing the many topics that arise in the book that relate to our modern society. The guide asks students short answer
$3.49
$2.79
9 ratings
3.4
Digital Download PDF (0.06 MB)
This is a unit test for the assessment of the book Big Mouth and Ugly Girl by Joyce Carol Oates. Test includes 65 multiple choice and 2 short essay questions. See my TpT Store for other ELA and Social Studies assessments, lessons, activities,
$5.99
$4.79
6 ratings
4.0
Digital Download DOC (0.07 MB)
This is a set of 10 cue cards with "I am" character descriptions with matching identification cards. The cards are designed 2 to a page to be printed and laminated for lifelong use! This activity includes directions for use with many ideas for
$4.49
$3.59
16 ratings
4.0
Digital Download PDF (0.28 MB)
Use this fun and engaging America Scavenger Hunt Game to teach your students about the country or to review the facts in your Social Studies classroom! This is a scavenger hunt to help students investigate the human and physical geography of
$4.99
$3.99
15 ratings
4.0
Digital Download PDF (6.09 MB)
This is a student reading graphic organizer for the short story The Cold Equations by Tom Godwin. This guide asks students to read the story online and complete the organizer for the basic short story elements. Lesson is split into two days with
$3.29
$2.63
6 ratings
3.9
Digital Download PDF (0.06 MB)
This guide provides analysis and comprehension questions for a variety of poems by Walt Whitman. All poems can be found online or in the Elements of Literature Text by Holt. Final activity asks students to create a poem of their own using
$2.99
$2.39
8 ratings
3.8
Digital Download PDF (0.07 MB)
This activity challenges students to investigate and categorize 15 different people significant in the Holocaust. Students will work in pairs or small groups to identify the people, their backgrounds, and their impact on the Holocaust. They
$3.29
$2.63
5 ratings
3.9
Digital Download PDF (4.97 MB)
This is an assignment and graphic organizer for reading African Folktales and Short Stories. The assignment links students to a website with a large variety of folktales, organized by region. I allow my students to take 2 days to read through the
$3.29
$2.63
9 ratings
4.0
Digital Download PDF (0.04 MB)
Use this scavenger hunt to help students investigate the human and physical geography of the United Kingdom. Teacher directions are provided, offering a number of options for classroom implementation. Includes 40 student clue cards with multiple
$4.99
$3.99
8 ratings
4.0
Digital Download PDF (0.60 MB)
This is a set of character cards with their identifications for 15 characters from Kite Runner. Each card provides an "I am" description for students to match to the correct name. This is a great review game or a character analysis starter
$4.49
$3.59
6 ratings
3.6
Digital Download DOC (1.92 MB)
showing 1-20 of 62

Ratings

Digital Items
3.9
Overall Quality:
4.0
Accuracy:
3.9
Practicality:
3.9
Thoroughness:
3.9
Creativity:
3.9
Clarity:
Hard Goods
4.0
Shipping Efficiency:
4.0
Overall Quality:
4.0
Accuracy:
4.0
Practicality:
4.0
Thoroughness:
4.0
Creativity:
4.0
Clarity:
Used Goods
4.0
Shipping Efficiency:
4.0
Item as Advertised:

3.9
Total:
7,839 total vote(s)
Ask Michele Luck's Social Studies a question. They will receive an automated email and will return to answer you as soon as possible. Please Login to ask your question.
TEACHING EXPERIENCE

Over the last 15 years, I have taught all Social Studies areas and in a few ELA classrooms. My experience ranges from teaching grades 6 through 12, and I have had all levels of classes, including Special Education collaboration and gifted and talented. I have also taught on an advanced curriculum team, AP courses, and honors/advanced classes at the middle and high school level.

MY TEACHING STYLE

Multiple-Intelligences with many interactive and group-based activities. I also love using centers, even at the high school level! It works!

HONORS/AWARDS/SHINING TEACHER MOMENT

National Holocaust Memorial Museum Teacher Facing History and Ourselves Teacher Disney Teacher of the Year Semi-Finalist KY Teacher of the Year Semi-Finalist Who's Who Among American High School Teachers

MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

Bachelors of Arts in History and Secondary Education with a major in History and a minor in Psychology, Sociology, and Women's Studies Masters of Arts in Secondary Social Studies Education, Curriculum and Instruction Numerous trainings and classes in areas of focus for my Social Studies classroom

ADDITIONAL BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

I love teaching! And now that I am an established classroom teacher, I love sharing my knowledge and skills with new teachers. My book and blog, A Lesson Plan for Teachers, aims at helping new teachers settle into the classroom with ease and also helps them to overcome the obstacles that most new teachers face as they begin in our sometimes challenging profession!

Teachers Pay Teachers

Teachers Pay Teachers is an online marketplace where teachers buy and sell original educational materials.

Learn More

Keep in Touch!

Sign up