The Dark Ages in Europe for grades 7-12. This includes a PowerPoint in Outline, Study Guide that utilizes Common Core Skills, WebQuest, Project idea, handouts, hyperlinks to videos on YouTube.
This Unit takes approximately one week.
Students will watch any of the 2016 Presidential Debates. They will answer which issue most interested them, who had the best answer/idea, and explain their opinion. They will then predict a polling bump for which candidate & get adult opinions
Students will create a Résumé for a European Monarch of the 15th-17th Centuries. This project can be tailored for any historical person, from Presidents to Dictators to Explorers.
This gets students writing in the first person while creating
Students will ask 7 adults whom they plan to vote for in the 2016 Presidential Election. They will also ask the #1 issue of those adults. Students will then predict a winner based on their own polling.