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Get your students up and moving with this causes of the Revolution Gallery Walk. Print the power point slides in full page settings for each slide. Then tape them around your classroom or in the hallway. (Students enjoy when you let them outside
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Sample Story line from BreakOut Room: The year is 1775, it still wasn't clear to most colonists what the heck was going on up in Massachusetts. The battle of Lexington could have been the first shots of the Revolutionary War or it could just as
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This unit comes with everything you need for your CSI on the Boston Massacre. Included are all primary sources and the student investigation journal. I explain how to set up your classroom ambiance and crime scene. Included is a link to the
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This Info-graphic style syllabus brings class info to life! Are you a new middle school or high school teacher? Are you confused on how to design a syllabus? Now you can use my syllabus as a template and change as much or as little of it as you
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Awesome Battle Simulation that students love. Students take the role of either the British or Continental Army leadership and make decisions on either side of the military conflict. Their choices will reflect different point values as you the
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In this activity, each Principle of the Constitution is broken down into simple and easy to understand terminology. Students create their own drawing of the terms after reading an illustration prompt or idea. Finally, a sample picture for each
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The first paragraph taken from the introduction of this mystery explains it all. Students love becoming history detectives. Hello Detectives, We have just been informed of a recent diplomatic disagreement between the United States and France. We
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This is a huge favorite project in my class! Students really love learning about these two contrasting historical figures. Students will be creating dueling heads and processing these visuals by writing about both Hamilton's and Jefferson's belief
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AWESOME! WOW! These THREE resources use the lyrics to the popular Hamilton Musical to teach the arguments between Hamilton and Jefferson and lead to our first political parties. CABINET BATTLE 1 Summary: Secretary Hamilton and Secretary
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The purpose of this assignment is to get students to creatively think about the various causes/events leading to the United States Civil War and to evaluate which events they feel were the most significant. The Separate Civil War "Cookbook"
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My most popular products in one cheap bundle. These 3 products include: 1. Boston Massacre CSI This unit comes with everything you need for your CSI on the Boston Massacre. Included are all primary sources and the student investigation journal. I
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In order to ensure survival, colonists had to solve a variety of problems. This PBL will immerse you in the lives of struggles of colonists trying to make a new life in North America. You will be asked to use research, critical thinking, and
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This is another student favorite! SPEED DATING in History class! Use this dating game to teach your students the dichotomy between Alexander Hamilton and Thomas Jefferson thereby understanding the issues in Washington's Presidency. The students
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Sometimes our district scope and sequence forces us to RUSH through content. This lesson on the cause and effects of the War of 1812 is a TIME SAVER to cover just what the state standards mandate. My Engaging and straight to the point Animoto
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Need a short, fun, and memorable lesson on the Plymouth Colony that could take less then 15 minutes? Use the link at the top of the notes to watch "Story Time" with Mr. Beats. Stop the video and have students take visual notes as you add info of
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Get your students moving while they learn about the key figures of the civil war. This purchase comes with a very organized chart that includes pictures of every leader. The attached power point matches the worksheet. All answers are in the
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I FINALLY found a way to make the alien and sedition acts PERSONAL and interactive with my students! The answer, is this Mini Simulation. It comes with a presentation link that you will use to guide your students through the tough decisions
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NEW AND IMPROVED!!!! Students learn the political, economic, religious, social, climate, and geography of the American Colonies by surviving a Colonial Zombie Apocalypse. This purchase comes with complete colorful Surviving a Colonial Zombie
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2 lessons in one! Shark Tank---Students evaluate inventions by rotating around to different invention stations and evaluate whether or not they would invest in each product. This purchase comes with the background information for several
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This awesome digital resource features a link to a set of 6 fully-editable interactive pages on Manifest Destiny. Inside the 6 pages are 3 more links for fully editable learning station docs. ( A Booklet Version has now been included for those
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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

I am on my 20th year of teaching. I am so excited to share my creative student centered experiences with others! I love to rock out the classroom! I have taught everything from Geography, Free Enterprise, English, History and Athletic Coaching.

MY TEACHING STYLE

I have a high energy, exciting student centered classroom. I use simulations and movement as much as possible. I believe in being Bold, Daring, taking risks and being adventurous. Music is commonplace in my room. The most current and innovative use of technology can always be found in my classroom. #TLAP #SSTLAP

HONORS/AWARDS/SHINING TEACHER MOMENT

Nominated for Disney Teacher of the Year Awarded Who's Who of America's Teachers 5 times Teacher of the month-5 times Nominated for Outstanding Teaching of the Humanities Award

MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

Bachelor of Arts- Social Studies from The University of Louisiana Master Degree- Curriculum and Instruction from Tarleton State

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