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By The Colorado Classroom
This resource provides an Interactive Notebook on the history, culture, geography, and society of Ancient Greece. Consisting of 395 pages, split into 17 lessons, and starting with geography, it delves into what it’s like to live in an Ancient Greek
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, Ancient History, Other (Social Studies - History)
Grades:
4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, Homeschool
Types:
Lesson Plans (Bundled), Activities, Interactive Notebooks
$41.25 $15.00
$12.00
376 ratings
4.0
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By The Colorado Classroom
This resource provides an Interactive Notebook on the history, culture, geography, and society of Ancient Rome. Starting with the geography of ancient Italy, it looks into what it was like to live in a Roman town, dives into the Punic Wars, covers
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, Ancient History, World History
Grades:
4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, Homeschool
Types:
Unit Plans, Activities, Interactive Notebooks
$46.00 $15.00
$12.00
327 ratings
4.0
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By The Colorado Classroom
This Interactive Notebook on Ancient Egypt is divided into 11 lessons starting with the geography of Egypt. It then continues through the governments and dynasties of Ancient Egypt, the social life and times of Ancient Egypt, and includes lessons
Subjects:
Ancient History, World History, Geography
Grades:
4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, Homeschool
Types:
Lesson Plans (Bundled), Activities, Interactive Notebooks
$41.00 $15.00
$12.00
118 ratings
4.0
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By The Colorado Classroom
Read about Alexander the Great in this interactive notebook lesson and learn about his life, battles, victories, and why he is called “the Great”. This reading is accompanied by cloze notes that get glued inside a foldable on Alexander and stored
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, Ancient History, World History
Grades:
4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), Activities, Interactive Notebooks
$2.50
$2.00
59 ratings
4.0
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By The Colorado Classroom
This Interactive Notebook resource features 9 lessons on Ancient Mesopotamia plus a study guide and test, totaling 11 sections. Starting with the geography of both Mesopotamia and Iraq, it covers new vocabulary, and explores a timeline of the
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, Ancient History, Geography
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, Homeschool
Types:
Unit Plans, Simulations, Interactive Notebooks
$30.25 $13.00
$10.40
70 ratings
4.0
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By The Colorado Classroom
Ancient Greece Peloponnesian War includes a step book foldable time line on the events and sequences of this important war between Athens and Sparta. The step book template, series of events, and detailed photographic examples are all
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, Ancient History, World History
Grades:
4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), Activities, Interactive Notebooks
$2.00
$1.60
48 ratings
4.0
Digital Download PDF (2.96 MB)
By The Colorado Classroom
Ancient Greece Olympic Games includes a reading on the original Olympic games, a project to have students design the first Olympic medals, and a plan for your own classroom Olympics. This Ancient Greece Olympic Games lesson is included in my
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, Ancient History, World History
Grades:
4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
Projects, Activities, Interactive Notebooks
$2.50
$2.00
50 ratings
4.0
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By The Colorado Classroom
Ancient Greece Governments asks students to define eight different types of governments commonly seen in Ancient Greece and throughout the world by creating a foldable resource. Students then examine the similarities and differences between the
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, Ancient History, Government
Grades:
4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, Homeschool
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), Activities, Interactive Notebooks
$2.00
$1.60
26 ratings
3.9
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By The Colorado Classroom
Mesopotamia Governments features a reading on the four main empires (Sumerian, Akkadian, Assyrian, and Babylonian) that ruled the Mesopotamian Valley. This information is then summarized through both comprehension questions and a foldable step book
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, Ancient History, Government
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), Activities, Interactive Notebooks
$3.00
$2.40
18 ratings
3.9
Digital Download PDF (1.66 MB)
By The Colorado Classroom
Ancient Greece Philosophers is an interactive lesson on Socrates, Plato, and Aristotle that involves a mix and match activity that gets completed inside of a foldable for storage inside of an Interactive Notebook. In addition there are three
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, Ancient History, World History
Grades:
4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), Activities, Interactive Notebooks
$3.50
$2.80
22 ratings
4.0
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By The Colorado Classroom
Ancient Greece Golden Age includes two readings and two foldable activities on this electric time in Ancient Greece. The first reading addresses Pericles, the first historians, Hippocrates, and the other changes that went on within the city-state.
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, Ancient History, World History
Grades:
4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), Activities, Interactive Notebooks
$2.00
$1.60
23 ratings
4.0
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By The Colorado Classroom
This lesson on Greek mythology includes an accordion fold on the 13 major gods of Ancient Greece. This comes in a full color version or in black and white to allow your students to color it in themselves. Also included is a reading on the gods of
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, Ancient History, World History
Grades:
4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), Printables, Interactive Notebooks
$3.00
$2.40
24 ratings
3.9
Digital Download PDF (6.66 MB)
By The Colorado Classroom
Ancient Egypt – Religion & Burial Rituals covers everything from the major gods in Ancient Egypt to mummification, Canopic jars, sarcophagus, and more. It comes with two readings to use with two of the lessons, along with multiple
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, Ancient History, World History
Grades:
4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), Activities, Interactive Notebooks
$6.00
$4.80
21 ratings
4.0
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By The Colorado Classroom
Ancient Greece City State features 5 foldable activities, including the make your own city state 3D town. Also included is a comparison of Athens versus Sparta, a look at the four social classes in Ancient Greece, an examination of the social world
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, Ancient History, World History
Grades:
4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), Activities, Interactive Notebooks
$3.00
$2.40
17 ratings
4.0
Digital Download PDF (7.06 MB)
By The Colorado Classroom
This Interactive Notebook on Mexico's independence will let you learn all you need to know about Mexico from the time of Hernando Cortes’ invasion in the 1500’s up to the Mexican Revolution of the 1900’s. It covers 450 years of Mexico’s struggle
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, World History, Geography
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, Homeschool
Types:
Lesson Plans (Bundled), Activities, Interactive Notebooks
$20.00 $10.00
$8.00
22 ratings
4.0
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By The Colorado Classroom
Ancient Greece Persian War includes two foldable activities and a writing reflection piece. Students first define the 3 items that made the Greeks superior at war. This is done through a foldable activity that students get to color and add their
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, Ancient History, World History
Grades:
4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), Activities, Interactive Notebooks
$2.00
$1.60
16 ratings
4.0
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By The Colorado Classroom
Ancient Greece Minoans & Mycenaeans features a reading on these two ancient cultures followed by a printable of comprehension questions to assess your student’s reading. Answers are included. This Minoans & Mycenaeans lesson is included
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, Ancient History, World History
Grades:
4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), Printables, Interactive Notebooks
$2.00
$1.60
18 ratings
4.0
Digital Download PDF (2.77 MB)
By The Colorado Classroom
Mesopotamia, Iraq, and their geography are the feature of this resource, Get to Know Mesopotamia: Geography. Have your students learn the rivers, cities, deserts, climate, agriculture, and more of the cradle of civilization as well as how it has
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, Ancient History, Geography
Grades:
5th, 6th, 7th
Types:
Activities, Printables, Interactive Notebooks
$3.00
$2.40
25 ratings
4.0
Digital Download PDF (6.27 MB)
By The Colorado Classroom
This Interactive Notebook Bundle focuses on the Ancient Civilizations that helped to mold and meld the world. It currently includes five ancient civilizations - Ancient Egypt, Ancient Greece, Ancient Mesopotamia, Ancient Rome, and now Ancient
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, Ancient History, World History
Grades:
4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, Homeschool
Types:
Lesson Plans (Bundled), Activities, Interactive Notebooks
$210.00 $60.00
$48.00
12 ratings
4.0
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By The Colorado Classroom
Ancient Greece War Comparison includes both my Persian and Peloponnesian War lessons with an additional short lesson that compares the two wars in a who, what, where, when, why, how chart and then includes a brief printable with comprehension
Subjects:
Social Studies - History, Ancient History, World History
Grades:
4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), Activities, Interactive Notebooks
$4.25
$3.40
16 ratings
4.0
Digital Download PDF (4.94 MB)
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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

I've taught 6th grade for almost my entire career, but in two very distinct ways. My first teaching position was at a charter school where I taught 6th grade for eleven years. Sixth grade was considered an elementary grade there, and so I have taught all the disciplines for the majority of my career. Wanting another challenge, I moved on to a local middle school and have been teaching sixth grade math for six years. For the majority of my career I have enjoyed acting as a team leader, grade level leader, and content representative. I have presented at several conferences focusing on organizational techniques, classroom management, and social studies curriculum. I like to make my fellow educator's job easier whenever possible.

MY TEACHING STYLE

During my teaching of social studies, I specialized in using simulations to bring the history alive. Overall, I tend to use a variety of teaching styles based on my goals and objectives for each lesson. These can vary from direct instruction and journaling, to student led creations, games, cooperative learning, and more. I really like to get kids involved in their learning and make things hands on.

HONORS/AWARDS/SHINING TEACHER MOMENT

Team of the Year -TCA East Elementary, 2006, Nominated Teacher of the Year - TCA East Elementary, 2000, 2006, Teacher of the Year - TCA East Elementary, 2007

MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

B.S. in Secondary Education - University of Wisconsin: Milwaukee (Major: history; Minor: geography)

ADDITIONAL BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

When I was eight years old I had a second grade teacher that had a remarkable effect on me and showed me what a teacher could really do to inspire their students. Ever since then I have wanted to be a teacher and try to emulate her. I hope to be even half the educator she was. You can contact me at thecoloradoclassroom@gmail.com

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