U.S. History - 8th Grade
Dig deep into the content of the mid-1800’s while your students explore the essential question “How did immigrants contribute to the growth of the United States” through primary sources and background essays.
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Crash Course Generic Guide 5 STEPS If you are looking for a full semester of US HISTORY try my FIRST SEMESTER OF US HISTORY If you are looking for a full semester of WORLD HISTORY try my FIRST SEMESTER OF WORLD HISTORY Here is what is included in this 1 page download: 1. 5 STEP PROCESS: This is a 5 step process to give with any Crash Course video.
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CRASH COURSE Generic Guide: 5 steps for any episode!
Crash Course Generic Guide 5 STEPS
6 Free Online Resources for Primary Source Documents for ELA and HISTORY Teachers: Primary source documents are artifacts created by individuals during a particular period in history. This could be a letter, speech, photograph or journal entry. If you're looking to integrate social studies into your literacy block, try out one of these resources for primary source documents.
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Not originally published in LIFE, but printed elsewhere in the years since. Martin Luther King Jr. addresses the crowd during the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, August 28, 1963.
6 Free Online Resources for Primary Source Documents. Included are free iPad apps for primary source documents.
6 Free Online Resources for Primary Source Documents includes The National Archives, DocsTeach, Spartacus Ed, Fordham Univ, and others. Free iPad apps also listed.
6 Free Online Resources for Primary Source. 1) National Archives; 2) DocsTeach; 3) Spartacus Educational; 4) Fordham University; 5) The Avalon Project; 6) Life Magazine Photo Archive
Check out these 6 free online resources for primary source documents. social studies
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DR MARTIN LUTHER KING JR DELIVERS HIS "I HAVE A DREAM" SPEECH
6 Free Online Resources for Primary Source Documents
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Turning trash into treasure, Xu Bing returns to Chazen with "background" landscapes | The Daily Cardinal - University of Wisconsin-Madison | host.madison.com
Archaeologists study largest Native American massacre site in history | The Herald Journal | news.hjnews.com
Sunbeam Dam a reminder of ghost towns, gold booms and bad salmon runs | Community Columns | idahopress.com
Police learn "kinder and gentler" approach to mental health issues | The Herald Journal | news.hjnews.com
‘The Affair’ digs deeper into overdone concept | The Daily Cardinal - University of Wisconsin-Madison | host.madison.com
Know before you go: ORP employee shares basics of backpacking | The Herald Journal | news.hjnews.com
Editor's Corner: On the curious case of Utah’s ‘disappearing mystic’ | The Herald Journal | news.hjnews.com
'American Horror Story’ returns to its roots in new season | The Daily Cardinal - University of Wisconsin-Madison | host.madison.com
Spook yourself with these Halloween classics - Daily Cardinal
Classroom Management Procedure for Tests in Math Class
Student, Corrections Procedure
Classroom Management Procedure for Tests in Math Class - will have to modify for my 12-1-1 students but good to stick in the notebook ED
Classroom Management Procedure for Tests in Math Class I'd have to change some for my students but I want to have something nice like this in my notebooks.
Classroom Management Procedure for Test corrections in Math Class
Procedure for Test Corrections in Math Class - Math Giraffe
Test Corrections Procedure for Math Tests
test corrections procedures
Procedure for Test Corrections in Math Class
“The Case of the Student Teacher Gone Missing” is a customizable activity that asks students to solve a crime based on their analysis of evidence. First students must classify the twelve pieces of evidence as primary or secondary source evidence. Then students must decide which type of evidence they will use: primary or secondary, and explain why. Finally, students will analyze each piece of relevant evidence to draw conclusion about who the guilty teacher might be.
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“The Case of the Student Teacher Gone Missing” is a customizable activity that asks students to solve a crime based on their analysis of evidence. First students must classify the twelve pieces of evidence as primary or secondary source evidence. Then students must decide which type of evidence they will use: primary or secondary, and explain why. Finally, students will analyze each piece of relevant evidence to draw conclusion about who the guilty teacher might be. 10th beginning of the year
Primary and secondary sources
We put Andrew Jackson on trial. You decide his historical fate #TEDEd
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480px George Washington snake game thumb 13 Free Printable History Board Games
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Print showing a game board with red, gold, and blue spaces, numbered between 1 and 122; on the board are illustrations that are numbered and correspond to the blue "starred" spaces, which are action spots, the player landing on one follows the instructions given with the corresponding illustration, and moves accordingly. At the beginning of the game is a portrait of George Washington and at the end, a rustic looking homestead identified as the "home of the Washington family." 1840-60
Very colorful & graphic President George Washington Snake Game Board.
VintageFeedsacks: Vintage George Washington Snake Game Board
13 Free Printable History Board Games!
Fun printable, educational board games
Free printable vintage photos....
Free printable history games
13 Free Printable History Board Games
Think like a historian
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HISTORIANS AND HISTORY TEACHERS TRY TO DISCOVER THE ANSWERS TO THESE TYPES OF QUESTIONS! Going to use this as a guide for my students as a guide for critical thinking skills.
Going to use this as a guide for my students as a guide for critical thinking skills.
historical thinking - Google Search "What Questions do we ask of the past?"
This serves as a great checklist for planning Social Studies units.
Old Mr. Bruce's History - Thinking Like a Historian
historical thinking skills chart - Google Search
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Historical Critical Thinking Skills
Good critical thinking skills.
Social Studies: Labs, similar to science labs, where students have to do a hands-on activity, make conclusions, and discover information as a group.
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Social Studies Labs. Have not read yet...may be too young for my students
Engage your students using social studies labs!
Immerse students in history
History labs- read later
Social Studies Labs
Simulations Can Change the Course of History . . . Classes | Edutopia
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Edutopia blogger Matt Levinson shares a professional development tactic from master history teacher Eric Rothschild, describing how, by engaging his AP European history class in role play, he brought the subject to life for the students.
Change the course of history classes through simulations!--My grade 11 teacher did this in Social Studies and it was RAD.
Simulations Can Change the Course of History . . . Classes -- heck...it could change a literature class!
Simulations Can Change the Course of History . . . Classes (Maybe English class too?)
Outstanding ideas! Change the course of history classes through simulations!
Awesome || Simulations Can Change the Course of History . . . Classes
History Classroom and Gaming
Simulations Can Change the Course of History . . . Classes
Students using Videos for Math, ELA, Science, Humanities and more!
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K-12 Students using Videos (most are free) for Math, ELA, Science, Humanities and more!
Fractions: Students using Videos for Math, ELA, Science, Humanities and more!
Over 100,000 K-12 classroom videos, sorted by grade, subject and standard.
Educational Videos organized by CCSS, mostly free
Great website for educational videos!
OpEd Educational Videos
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Take Away Homework Menu | Set homework that requires no prep time. Students choose how they want to present homework.
Free Technology for Teachers: Breaking News from ClassTools.net
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Breaking News from ClassTools.net Breaking News is Russel Tarr's latest creation on ClassTools.net. Breaking News is a template for creating fake breaking news screens like those that you might see on CNN or BBC News. #ded318
Breaking News- fake breaking news screens
Free Technology for Teachers: Breaking News from ClassTools.net
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For Kids OR Adults - Hands ON Forensics Fun! Host your own crime scene investigations murder mystery party where the party goers actually have to do their own forensic investigations! This is a more intriguing...
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How to Throw a Murder Mystery Party
Historical Facebook: This is a google doc template that allows students to create a facebook page for a historical figure. Comes complete with directions and awesomeness.
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Free Technology for Teachers: Historical Facebook - Facebook for Dead People. This website has a lot of great ideas with technology.
Free Technology for Teachers: Historical Facebook - Facebook template can freely download from Google Gallery to make Facebook profiles for historical figures
Free Technology for Teachers: Historical Facebook - Facebook for Dead People. I will definitely be using this one!
blank facebook template for students | ... for Teachers: Historical Facebook - Facebook for Dead People
Historical Facebook: This is a google doc template that allows students to create a facebook page for a historical figure. Comes complete with directions and awesomeness. Also good for ELA and characterization
Free Technology for Teachers: Historical Facebook - Facebook for Dead People (thinking mathematicians...thanks @Meredith Dlatt Krebs!)
Historical Facebook: Richard Byrne's Free Technology For Teachers author blogs about historical facebook. Includes link to Derrick Waddell's Facebook template for historical figures available through Google Docs public template gallery.
A Wonderful Free Facebook Template for Teachers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning
blank facebook template for students | ... for Teachers: Historical Facebook -
I LOVE THIS WEBSITE. So many fun computer activities for social studies/science
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Lifelong learning: Presidents Day and Fraboom!.. Amazing! Use for Election time, too!
A website called Fraboom? Social Studies activities
Lifelong learning: Presidents Day and Fraboom!
Fraboom - social studies website
Social Studies website.
Lifelong learning: Presidents Day and Fraboom!
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Social Studies Reader's Theater with leveled parts!
Reader's Theater in the social studies classroom!
Social Studies Reader's Theater
Using Instagram in a History Project - with tags: #tbt & #mcm
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I have done this! JMH History Project
Biography Book Report Newspaper: templates, printable worksheets, and grading…
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Fun Biography Newspaper Book Report Project Ideas for Kids
Details: This would work well for primary source photos in Social Studies. Add: what connections can you make? What's the author's purpose?
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Get the Picture-photography analysis-for subs! This would work well for primary source photos in Social Studies.
Get the Picture - Prompts for discussion/writing about art and pictures
Get the Picture-photography analysis-for subs!
View Art--Art Criticism-Art Critique
Art Inspired / Discussing Art
15 assessments that don’t suck… | Blogush
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Blogush | I teach life Welcome to Blogush, my home on the internet. I am Paul Bogush, not Paul Blogush, and I am an 8th grade teacher at Moran Middle School in Wallingford, CT. #ded318
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7 More Things the Best Teachers Will Regret Doing this Year | Blogush
24 Assessments that don’t suck… | Blogush THESE ARE AMAZING.
57 ideas for making videos in your school | Blogush
Blogush | 24 Assessments that don’t suck…
24 Assessments that don’t suck…
15 assessments that don’t suck… | Blogush
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Newspaperarchive.com -- Now says "1607 to Present" -- some content free, but three levels of subscription, as well. Covers all 50 states and international papers and claims to be "the world's largest online newspaper database featuring over 120 million newspaper pages."
Newspaperarchive.com let's you search newspaper archives back to the 1600's and has more than 130 million newspaper pages. Would make for some interesting research.
250+ yrs of Historical Newspapers: find anything from any year back to 1759 in World's largest newspaper archive. Free Obituaries On-Line
NewspaperArchive.com - Great resource for a history classes or genealogy research.
Historical newspaper archive -- great for primary source study
great resource for a history teacher
So neat! great resource for teachers
Online newspaper archives.
Free Obituaries On-Line
Classroom Debate Outline: How to organize a friendly class debate on ANY topic
Host a friendly classroom debate with your students. This activity can be incorporated into any subject area that requires students to have a comprehensive understanding of a particular topic. A fun activity for all involved, and a great way to get students talking! #Debate #HighSchoolEnglish