The History Hero

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The History Hero
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"To be ignorant of what occurred before you were born is to remain always a child." - Cicero
 
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This is an interactive activity in the form of a "Choose your own adventure", in which students assume the role of a Germanic Pagan and explore the consequences resulting from Charlemagne's ultimatum. This can be used as a hook or transitional
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This is a creative role-playing simulation somewhat similar to the game "Telephone" where students learn about oral history and African Griots. Students are put into "clans" and are then given a specific role to fill. They then analyze African
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This engaging and interactive "Choose Your Own Adventure" PPT highlights the famous conflict between Pope Gregory VII and the Holy Roman Emperor, Henry IV . Students play the role of Henry and choose how to respond to the Pope's actions, including
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Student handout that goes along in chronological order with the History channel program titled, "Dark Ages". Answer key included as preview file.
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This is an interesting approach to introducing the beliefs of Buddhism. Students are confronted with the dramatic sentence "Life is suffering" followed by several paragraphs about the Four Noble Truths. My students are initially unaware of what new
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This activity starts with students reading a few paragraphs about Roman Law, followed by some critical thinking questions. In the second section students have fun determining whether some listed laws are in fact real Roman laws or fictional ones.
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This is an amusing script for a class play revolving around King John and the signing of the Magna Carta. It is loosely based on actual events and examines grievances many barons had with the King, including habeas corpus, taxation, and wartime
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Included is a PPT covering the theories as to why da Vinci often wrote in mirror script. Also included is the actual student handout which is used for mirror script practice (found as the preview download). You will need mirrors for this activity,
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This visually appealing PPT highlights Confucianism and Taoism, as well as the arrival of Buddhism from India. Also, check out: Buddhism - 4 Noble Truths Taoism: The Way Confucianism through Art Dear Buddha, Confucius, Lao-Tzu Advice Letters
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This is a student handout with questions that go along with the "Scourge of the Black Death" History Channel program. Answer key is the preview file.
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This is a visually helpful approach to Japanese feudalism. Students annotate a reading which provides background and then learn about the somewhat symbiotic relationship between daimyo, samurai, and peasants by analyzing a chart. Arrows are used to
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This bundle includes 15 resources which can be used for a unit on Medieval Europe/Middle Ages Europe at a deeply discounted price. This is great for both new teachers who need to get their hands on resources or seasoned veterans who want to try out
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Transform your class from rows of students to kingdoms filled with serfs, knights, kings and more! Each students will have a specific roll to play in this simulation. Class rules change for the duration of the activity, which can last for several
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This is a thought-provoking lesson combining philosophy and history, which could be used during a unit on the Roman Empire. Students are given a short background on Aurelius and the basic tenets of Stoicism, followed by a chart which breaks down
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This is a reading describing the Bushido code of the samurai. Throughout the reading are blanks where certain words are missing. Hints are given as to which words go where. It will be helpful to do some of it together as class before students
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This engaging PPT covers the three-field system, labor specialization and trade, the beginnings of a banking system, and guilds.
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PPT covering the floating city, trade goods, architectural wonders, and more. This is a good companion piece to the Rise of Aztec PPT.
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Short quiz covering the major figures and ideas from the Reformation.
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This is an engaging cross-curricular and interpretation activity where students get to incorporate math and critical thinking skills within a historical setting. Students analyze a chart which breaks down the different ways Roman emperors died
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This is an engaging and informative PPT about the expansion of Islam in West Africa. Songhai, Timbuktu, and Djenne are highlighted.
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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

11 years teaching World History.

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Lecture, Discussion, Station, Cooperative work, Socratic Seminar, "The Five E's" (Engage/Explore/Explain/Elaborate/Evaluate), Constructivism.

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MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

Bachelor's Degree in History. Currently working on Masters in Education.

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