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By Michele Luck's Social Studies
Investigate the Five Themes of Geography with this interactive centers activity. Each center invites students to further investigate one of the themes (Location, Place, Movement, Regions, Human-Environment Interaction) through mapping, reading, and
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, Geography, Other (Social Studies - History)
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, Higher Education, Homeschool
Types:
Worksheets, Activities, Fun Stuff
CCSS:
RH.6-8.1, RH.6-8.2, RH.6-8.7, RH.9-10.1, RH.9-10.2, RH.9-10.7
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By Michele Luck's Social Studies
Teaching the Scientific Revolution? This activity will save you time and stress as you cover the content and address the standards in your classes!Students can investigate the beginning and major contributions of the Scientific Revolution with this
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, European History, World History
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, Higher Education, Homeschool
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff, Games
CCSS:
RH.6-8.1, RH.6-8.2, RH.6-8.3, RH.6-8.4, RH.9-10.1, RH.9-10.2, RH.9-10.3, RH.9-10.4, RST.6-8.1, RST.6-8.2, RST.9-10.1...
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By Michele Luck's Social Studies
Want a fun activity for teaching about the Silk Road and the Chinese Han Dynasty? This easy-to-use resource will introduce your content, address standards, and practice important Social Studies skills. Visit the Han Dynasty and allow students to
Subjects:
Ancient History, World History, Asian Studies
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff, Cooperative Learning
CCSS:
RH.6-8.1, RH.6-8.7, RH.9-10.1, RH.9-10.7, RH.11-12.1, RH.11-12.7
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By Michele Luck's Social Studies
Need a fun assessment or review? Looking to check student understanding AND have students practice critical thinking and application skills? Create Board Games! This powerpoint provides the prompts and directions to guide students through
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Science, Social Studies - History
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff, Games
$2.29
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By Michele Luck's Social Studies
Take your students on a 2-3 day walking tour around the world to see how Christmas and other Winter Holidays are celebrated. Introductions, key topics, and vivid images help students to make comparisons between their own celebrations and those of
Subjects:
Holidays/Seasonal, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa, Winter
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Homeschool
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff, Cooperative Learning
CCSS:
RI.6.1, RI.6.2, RI.6.3, RI.6.7, RI.7.1, RI.7.2, RI.7.3, RI.8.2, RI.8.3, RH.6-8.1, RH.6-8.2...
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By Michele Luck's Social Studies
Introduce your students to the most significant people of the Renaissance with this Meet and Greet Activity. Allow students to use the provided biography cards or to research online as they create Biographical Poems for their assigned person
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, European History, World History
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff, Graphic Organizers
CCSS:
RH.6-8.1, RH.6-8.2, RH.6-8.9, RH.9-10.1, RH.9-10.2, RH.9-10.9
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By Michele Luck's Social Studies
Middle Ages Daily Life ActivityThis activity allows students to move from topic to topic to gather information about the life and times of the Middle Ages as an introduction to the times. The cards could also be posted around the room as the key
Subjects:
English Language Arts, World History, Middle Ages
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, Homeschool
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff, Handouts
CCSS:
RH.6-8.1, RH.6-8.2, RH.9-10.1, RH.9-10.2, RH.11-12.1, RH.11-12.2
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By Michele Luck's Social Studies
Make learning about the Chinese Dynasties and Ancient China fun and engaging with a classroom Archeology Dig! Allow students to experience an Archeological Dig site in their investigation of the Ancient Chinese Dynasties with this fun activity!
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, Ancient History, World History
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff, Cooperative Learning
CCSS:
RH.6-8.1, RH.6-8.7, RH.9-10.1, RH.9-10.7, RH.11-12.1, RH.11-12.7
$8.99
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By Michele Luck's Social Studies
Looking for a fun way to reinforce the content on the Ancient Egyptians? Building a Pyramid Ancient Egypt Group Project is the tool! This project guides students through the process of completing a content-strong pyramid model to further research
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, Ancient History, World History
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, Homeschool
Types:
Projects, Activities, Fun Stuff
CCSS:
RH.6-8.2, RH.6-8.3, RH.6-8.4, RH.9-10.2, RH.9-10.3, RH.9-10.4
$3.99
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By Michele Luck's Social Studies
Making a Map Cartography Student Project Assignment I used this activity in all of my Social Studies classes, grades 6-11, at the beginning of the year to refresh basic mapping skills. This rubric requires students to get involved in their path
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, World History, Geography
Grades:
4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, Homeschool
Types:
Projects, Activities, Fun Stuff
CCSS:
RH.6-8.1, RH.6-8.7, RH.9-10.1, RH.9-10.7
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By Michele Luck's Social Studies
The American Regions Geography Centers Activity Tour the regions of America by visiting centers on the foods, religions, expressions, physical geography, and so much more for each region. Student handouts allow space for the key information to
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, U.S. History, Geography
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Homeschool
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff, Cooperative Learning
CCSS:
RH.6-8.1, RH.6-8.2, RH.6-8.3, RH.6-8.4, RH.6-8.7, RH.6-8.9, RH.9-10.1, RH.9-10.2, RH.9-10.3, RH.9-10.4, RH.9-10.7...
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By Michele Luck's Social Studies
Take your students on a Walking Tour or Gallery Walk through Florence, Italy at the beginning of the Renaissance to allow them to see the changes in architecture, banking, marketplace gatherings, wool-making, art, guilds, and more. This is a 1-2 day
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, European History, World History
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Higher Education, Homeschool
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff, Simulations
CCSS:
RH.6-8.1, RH.6-8.2, RH.6-8.3, RH.6-8.4, RH.6-8.7, RH.9-10.1, RH.9-10.2, RH.9-10.3, RH.9-10.4, RH.9-10.7
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By Michele Luck's Social Studies
Introduce your students to Renaissance Art with this Virtual Tour Analysis Activity (Walking Tour or Gallery Walk). The great artists and pieces included range from the early 1400s to the mid 1500s and include works by Michelangelo, Leonardo
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, European History, World History
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Higher Education, Homeschool
Types:
Lectures, Activities, Fun Stuff
CCSS:
RH.6-8.1, RH.6-8.2, RH.6-8.4, RH.6-8.7, RH.9-10.1, RH.9-10.2, RH.9-10.3, RH.9-10.4, RH.9-10.7
$4.99
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By Michele Luck's Social Studies
Lear about the Renaissance in Northern Europe with this interactive Walking Tour! This is a 1-2 day Walking Tour, Gallery Walk or Centers Activity for students to visit various locations in Europe to view primary sources images and documents in the
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, European History, World History
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Homeschool
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff, Cooperative Learning
$5.99
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By Michele Luck's Social Studies
Want to review the content from your World History classes at the end of the semester or year?Want to have fun with your students in the last days of school?Need a review activity that will focus on content while still allowing students to have
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, European History, World History
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Higher Education, Homeschool
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff, Games
CCSS:
RH.6-8.2, RH.6-8.4, RH.9-10.2, RH.9-10.4, RH.11-12.2, RH.11-12.4
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By Michele Luck's Social Studies
These cards are "I am..." descriptions of key people, places, and events in the Foundations of World History. From leaders like Hammurabi to places like the Nile River, key concepts are made (with some humor) for students to "introduce
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, Ancient History, World History
Grades:
7th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff, Games
CCSS:
RH.6-8.1, RH.6-8.2, RH.6-8.9, RH.9-10.1, RH.9-10.2, RH.9-10.9
$3.79
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By Michele Luck's Social Studies
Use this scavenger hunt to help students investigate the human and physical geography and other facts on Italy. Teacher directions are provided, offering a number of options for classroom implementation. Includes 40 student clue cards with multiple
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, Italian, Geography
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Homeschool
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff, Games
$4.99
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By Michele Luck's Social Studies
Use this very comprehensive Walking Tour or Gallery Walk activity to teach about Mardi Gras and changes since its origination with the founding and growth of New Orleans. This activity has everything needed to allow students to have fun while
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, U.S. History, Holidays/Seasonal
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Homeschool
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff, Cooperative Learning
CCSS:
RH.6-8.1, RH.9-10.1
$7.99
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By Michele Luck's Social Studies
Learning about the presidents can be fun with this 44+ card President's Scavenger Hunt. Each clue card asks a question about each of the 44 presidents that students research to answer. Includes student response handouts, wrap-up activity
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, Government, Presidents' Day
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Homeschool
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff, Games
$4.99
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By Michele Luck's Social Studies
This project is a great research teaching tool that is also fun! Students work to plan a trip, traveling to places that cover the history of the World studied in class throughout the year. The project requires the reporting of history, geography,
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, World History, Other (Social Studies - History)
Grades:
6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Homeschool
Types:
Projects, Fun Stuff, Assessment
CCSS:
RH.6-8.2, RH.9-10.2, RH.11-12.2
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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, aim to help new teachers settle into the classroom with ease and also help them to overcome the obstacles that most new teachers face as they begin in our sometimes challenging profession!

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