Polka Dot Lesson Plans: Social Studies Menu - will need to adapt and clarify for students...but I really do like the idea of letting them choose how they want to present their project. Especially in social studies content.
SocialStudies-12 Fresh Ideas for Social studies When it comes to lesson planning, it can be a challenge to make information feel fresh and exciting (for both teachers and students)... You probably won’t be able to incorporate all of these resources into your classroom, but hopefully they’ll spark your creativity and inspire you to think about your curriculum in a different way.
Civil War Unit: In this 3 week unit students will learn about the causes, events, and effects of the Civil War. This resource contains 15 complete lesson plans, 30+ worksheets with answer keys, a powerpoint presentation, task cards, and much more! There are several original informative articles and a dozen writing opportunities. ☆Your students will be practicing important literacy skills while learning social studies content. ☆($)