Have students explore the US by making a poster containing regions of their creation based on research. Included is a direction sheet as well as checklist that gives students direction and allows teachers to check off student work criteria if
As a culminating project for the semester, students are asked to find songs that relate to the standards covered over the semester. Students use higher order thinking skills to make the connections and write a response that includes their
After a discussion of colonialism in Africa, students can first decide if the impacts they were given are are positive or negative. After students have assigned them a side, they must evaluate each impact by giving it weight depending how how large
Keeping students organized! My students do notebooks for each unit, and have this table of contents on the cover of each one. Also included is my warm up sheet that holds students accountable for information from CNN's free daily Student News.