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Maps, Continents and Oceans, Landforms, Map Skills | Distance Learning Packet

Interactive Notebooks are a wonderful tool for providing hands-on experiences for learners. This Maps, Continents, and Landforms Interactive Notebook is no exception! The packet is easy to use for both student and teacher. Click HERE to SAVE 20% by buying ALL 15 Social Studies Interactive Notebook...

Hands on geography!!  The teacher is reviewing latitude, longitude, hemispheres, continent and ocean names and cardinal/intermediate directions. Students use yarn for the Prime Meridian and Equator, and index cards with the names for the oceans. Then the class uses unifix cubes to mark all the spots they are responsible for being able to locate.

Where in the World?

Third graders are responsible for knowing a lot about a lot! I'm feeling the pressure of teaching them all the new third grade content plus ...

Social Studies Interactive Notebook

The Middle School Mouth

I just uploaded a FREEBIE to my teacherspayteachers.com store. It is 4 different printables for testing motivation. I am in NC, and we start our state EOG (End of Grade) testing this week. Each one is meant to be attached to that particular type of candy. I have made one for twizzlers, tootsie rolls, blow pops, and nerds. I am unable to use the nerds one (it is the one I am most proud of) because I couldn't find enough boxes of nerds without taking out a loan to purchase 54 of them. I hope…

Social Studies

You will need a globe or map, and some fun geography flash cards for this fun geography game

Geography Game For Kids - No Time For Flash Cards

Geography game for kids !

Global Twister is a great idea for learning activities for children that teaches the location of the continents! Make amazing homemade games for kids into a geography lesson with this hands-on game for kids.

Global Twister

Global Twister is a great idea for learning activities for children that teaches the location of the continents! Make amazing homemade games for kids into a geography lesson with this hands-on game for kids.

Project Based Learning for third grade! Love the this geography/social studies lesson that the kids get more from because they are the ones doing the teaching and learning!

Teel's Treats

The thoughts, ideas and creations of a public school teacher.

Paper Plate Continents

Paper Plate Continents

While the globes in the previous post are a wonderful representation, using paper mache can be quite an undertaking. I came up with the ide...

Longitude and Latitude

Longitude and Latitude

Longitude and latitude lines, as well as the equator and prime meridian are explained in this clip from "Dig Into History with California Jones: California R...

Georgia Standards-based Unit 1 complete lesson bundle

Obertopia

Browse over 20 educational resources created by Obertopia in the official Teachers Pay Teachers store.

learning the oceans

Oceans Freebies!

Lots of craziness and excitment this week! We started our end of the year Ocean Animals unit, and I have been having so much fun! Hopefully the kids have been, too (oh, and learning some things as well, haha!)! We started the week off by learning about the five oceans--I feel old since I was only taught about four main oceans, you know, way back when there were nine planets...Anyways, I found this song on Proteacher last year and fancied it up a bit for our song book...I do not know the…

Autobiography Island - Shake up how you get to know your students. could be a good way to introduce a mini lesson/assesment on map skills

Oscar Learn, Oscar Teach!

What instructions did you give the kids for the Autobiography Island? We had been studying the Tempest, so that had already got their imaginations going. I told them to use the letter of their first...

diy continent map

How to make your own continent map

When Bear was 20 months, we lived abroad and I couldn’t purchase real Montessori materials. Consequently, I made her a continent puzzle by printing the world map from here. I printed on cards…

Continents & Oceans Song

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Seven continents song

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Awesome site for craft ideas for science and social studies.....Love, Love, Love!

The Crafty Classroom

Compass Rose...smart!

Minibook Gallery

Compass Rose...smart!

A Compass Rose Freebie!

A Compass Rose Freebie! - Classroom Freebies

Friends~We will begin our study on maps next week in class and I am super excited about it. (My husband laughs that I teach mapping because I get lost everywhere!) Still I love teaching all about the different state maps, treasure maps, and the compass rose. Grab a free copy of my Compass Rose activity ... Read More about A Compass Rose Freebie!

6 Fun geography adventures for homeschoolers - out-of-the-box geography lessons.

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Geography lessons shouldn't be kept to the pages of a book — help your children explore the world around them with these fun geography games.

Interactive social studies journal

More on My Social Studies Interactive Notebook

This post includes more pictures of my social studies interactive notebooks we have used this school year. You will see most of the information in this post are foldables from Dinah Zike and mine is lacking color like the students. Global grid system notes Maps versus globes Venn diagram Parts of a map foldable Vocabulary to accompany our textbook Landforms found above and below sea level foldable Types of landforms foldable Cornell notes on South America from our textbook This is a bad copy…

Map Adventures Lesson Plans

Florence Bascom Geoscience Center

The Florence Bascom Geoscience Center (FBGC) is at the leading edge of scientific research addressing critical societal issues and providing unbiased data and information to decision makers and the public. Our research center is built around five broad science themes: Paleoclimate & Paleoecology, Landscape Science, Geologic Mapping, Hazards, and Special Geologic Studies.

I was just speaking with my husband about this tonight. If everyone would just give a smile every now and again I think this world would be a better place.

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MrDonn.org - Latitude and Longitude - Free Lesson Plans, Activities, Games  First link would make a good folder game - Message in a bottle: Latitude and longitude game

Latitude and Longitude - Geography Lesson Plans, Games, Activities

Do gooders....the most rewarding thing to do is a random act of kindness and don't tell anyone about it.

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5 Handy Geography Websites for Middle School Students - Education Possible

5 Handy Geography Websites for Middle School Students

5 Handy Geography Websites for Middle School Students - Education Possible

Geography teachers, are you always looking for a great get-to-know-you geography activity for the beginning of the year. This activity will encourage your students to become familiar with their classmates as they work in groups and rotate stations. What a great introduction to basic geography skills such as graphs, charts, maps and the concept of culture.

Getting To Know You Through Geography: A Beginning of The Year

Geography teachers, are you always looking for a great get-to-know-you geography activity for the beginning of the year. This activity will encourage your students to become familiar with their classmates as they work in groups and rotate stations. What a great introduction to basic geography skill...

FREE Printable World Geography Country Cards - This is a great resource for homeschool kids from Kindergarten - 6th grade!

FREE! Printable World Geography Cards

Are you studying world geography with your homeschool Kindergarten – 6th grader? Here is a fantastic, free resource to add to your study. More Geography Games Exploring other Countries for Kids US States for Kids Free Printable World Maps Free Countries Around the World Book Roll into Geography – Geography Games Geography Fun with Salt […]

World Geography Scavenger Hunt Printable South America from Starts At Eight

World Geography Scavenger Hunt: South America ~ FREE Printable

This Cardinal Directions Scavenger Hunt worksheet would also be a good assessment for the students to complete after learning about cardinal directions in relation to maps. PP

Cardinal Directions Scavenger Hunt/ North South East West/ Compass Rose/ USA

CARDINAL DIRECTIONS SCAVENGER HUNT WORKSHEET Students have to use their knowledge of the cardinal directions to find an answer for each question. I gave each student a copy of a United States map along with this activity. Students can work independently or with a partner. WHAT YOU RECEIVE: -...

Word wall created for the middle grade social studies classroom. Includes important vocabulary words relating to government, geography, economics, and history of the following regions: Europe, Australia, Canada, Latin American and the Caribbean. $

Social Studies Word Wall

This product is a word wall to help teach important social studies vocabulary words to upper elementary or middle school students.The specific regions included are Europe, Australia, Latin America and the Caribbean, and Canada. However, the domains include geography, government, economy, and history...

Great idea for continent puzzle maps - make a collage for the continent or for each country

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Games to Make Middle School Geography Fun & Interesting - Education Possible We know students of all ages benefit by adding hands-on learning activities to their geography studies. During the middle school years kids also enjoy exploring fun facts and trivia — games are a fun and effective tool to aid in this type of learning. Games can help students remember important geography information such as locations, flags, capitals, famous landmarks, population, cultural etiquette, and more.

10 Fun Geography Games for Middle School

Geography games for middle school are a fun way for students to learn fun facts, trivia, and to remember important geographical information.

Students can complete this activity after an introduction to geography. This activity will have the students define each of the 5 themes and list multiple examples of each, which can be related to the area in which they live.

Students can complete this activity after an introduction to geography. This activity will have the students define each of the 5 themes and list multiple examples of each, which can be related to the area in which they live.

Cut out the direction words and glue them onto the compass.

Compass Points - Maps Worksheet

Learn about the cardinal directions (north, south, east, west) with this printable, cut-and-glue compass worksheet.

World Map Activity Worksheet--color and label important locations in the world. He'll get to practice using a compass rose, making a map key (or legend) and review the locations of the continents.

World Map Activity | Worksheet | Education.com

Get to know your world map! Here's a great introduction to world geography, where your child can color and label important locations in the world.

Continent Twister - Geography Learning with a Twist!  What a great way to begin the school year!  This project has it all...cooperative learning, problem solving, mapping skills, even a rubric to assess the learning!

Continent Twister - Geography Learning with a Twist!

Last year, I came up with the idea to introduce geography and mapping skills by having the students create their own Continent Twister. You know, rather than "right foot blue" they would play "right foot Europe!" The students absolutely loved this activity, and I was quite pleased with the learning that took place! Sneaky teacher that I am, I was able to get in map skills such as continents, oceans, equator, latitude, longitude, compass rose, without the students even realizing that they…

8 Must-try Online Geography Games for Middle School @Education Possible Let your teen learn geography in a fun and interesting way - with technology.

11 Must-Try Online Geography Games for Middle School

Middle school students must study geography to learn about the world. They will love playing these online geography games as part of their homeschool lessons.

This site is designed for middle school and high school students. The site explains the 12 climate types found on Earth. It discusses the causes of climate and provides details such as where each climate is found, temperatures, precipitation, seasons, vegetation, and animal life.

Home - Climate Types for Kids

This site is designed for middle school and high school students. The site explains the 12 climate types found on Earth. It discusses the causes of climate and provides details such as where each climate is found, temperatures, precipitation, seasons, vegetation, and animal life.

Autobiography Island - Shake up how you get to know your students. could be a good way to introduce a mini lesson/assesment on map skills

Oscar Learn, Oscar Teach!

What instructions did you give the kids for the Autobiography Island? We had been studying the Tempest, so that had already got their imaginations going. I told them to use the letter of their first...

Latitude and Longitude are tricky concepts to teach! I print mini copies of these out for my students to place in their interactive notebooks and I have large copies hanging in my classroom as a reference guide. I have also included my 5 themes of Geography reference charts as well.

Latitude & Longitude + 5 Themes of Geography Anchor Charts

Latitude and Longitude are tricky concepts to teach! I print mini copies of these out for my students to place in their interactive notebooks and I have large copies hanging in my classroom as a reference guide. I have also included my 5 Themes of Teography reference charts as well.

#diy paper globe, free printable I want to print a few of these and hang them with paper lanterns in different blues in the kids room

Le Paper Globe – a DIY paper terrestrial globe

Le Paper Globe is a template for a DIY terrestrial globe

Your life is your message to the world.Make sure it's inspiring. #ChitrChatr #EarlySubscribersPromo

Download Free Messaging Application for Mobile - ChitrChatr Ultimate Messaging Platform

Your life is your message to the world.Make sure it's inspiring. #ChitrChatr #EarlySubscribersPromo

THE WORLD - A GLOBE CRAFTIVITY FOR SOCIAL STUDIES - a fun way to study the continents and major water bodies $

The World - A Globe Craftivity for Social Studies

Make Social Studies come alive with this fun 3D biography craftivity. This globe craftivity can be used to help students study and learn the continents and oceans of the world. There are two different views of the world map: the Western hemisphere and the Eastern hemisphere. This craftivity f...

Mapping activity - teaching about coordinates, longitude, latitude, etc.- They use ribbon for the equator and prime meridian!

A Grid on Our Earth - An Exploration on Map Grids, Layers of Learning

This lesson plan includes a printable world map with a map grid and shows you how to walk kids through a basic understanding of how map grids work.

Geography Activities: Latitude and Longitude Scavenger Hunt [free printable] Want a fun way to review latitude and longitude with your kids? Use our FREE scavenger hunt. They'll build map skills with this hands-on geography lesson, showing them how to find countries by using their coordinates. Perfect for middle school and high school students.

Teens Can Learn Latitude & Longitude with This Fun Scavenger Hunt

Geography Activities: Latitude and Longitude Scavenger Hunt [free printable] Want a fun way to review latitude and longitude with your kids? Use our FREE scavenger hunt. They'll build map skills with this hands-on geography lesson, showing them how to find countries by using their coordinates. Perfect for middle school and high school students.

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Compass Talk

pstearns suggested to me that my “Simple Glyph about Me” could be used as a compass rose lesson. What a great idea! So, with a few changes to the original, I have created one: I conside…

LATITUDE & LONGITUDE ACTIVITIES - Three sets of task cards to help students practice finding locations with a set of latitude and longitude coo...

Latitude and Longitude Task Cards

LATITUDE & LONGITUDE - Three sets of task cards to help students practice finding locations with a set of latitude and longitude coordinates. Using gnomes as a theme (thinking of gnomes who have traveled the world and sent home notes) each task card is written like a postcard. Set 1 - student...

Topographic Map Activity - middle schoolers would LOVE permission to doodle all over their hands!

Topographic Map Activity — ScouterLife

Looking at a topographic map for the first time can be a confusing experience.

Cardinal and Intermediate Directions Review

Cardinal and Intermediate Directions Review

In 4th grade I do a review of cardinal and intermediate directions at the beginning of the year and we are usually set for the rest of the year. This year...not so much. I felt like my students were really struggling with test questions that required them to apply their knowledge of directions. I created a few quick and easy activities to use with my students in review stations this week and thought I'd share them with you. These activities were for a station that is teacher-led. First off I…

Looking for a printable coloring map of the seven continents? Then you are in the right place. We have custom designed just such a map just for you. Free Printable 7 Continents Coloring Map When traveling the world is not an option, looking at maps is the next best way for children to learn all …

Free Coloring Map | The 7 Continents of the World

Looking for a printable coloring map of the seven continents? Then you are in the right place. We have custom designed just such a map just for you. Free Printable 7 Continents Coloring Map When traveling the world is not an option, looking at maps is the next best way for children to learn all […]

FREE compass rose craftivity, all you need is old magazines

FREE compass rose craftivity, all you need is old magazines

Early Europe

The Assembly Line Simulation Newly revised! Your secondary students will love this engaging and interactive activity! Students will simulate working on an assembly line during the Industrial Revolution. Students will compete to make toy soldiers. The teacher will act as the company manager, firing students if they are not performing. Turn up the heat and play the “Factory Sounds” sound clip included to simulate a real factory at the turn of the century.

Chalk Dust Diva --- History - Social Science

Browse over 420 educational resources created by Chalk Dust Diva --- History - Social Science in the official Teachers Pay Teachers store.

Stock Market Simulation Game (U.S. History) This is a great fun and interactive game to play with your secondary U.S. History students when studying the causes of the Great Depression. The presentation begins with an engaging introduction to the stock market. Very detailed directions are then given to play the stock market simulation game.

Great Depression | Stock Market Simulation Game | U.S. History

This is a great fun and interactive game to play with your secondary U.S. History students when studying the causes of the Great Depression. The presentation begins with an engaging introduction to the stock market. Very detailed directions are then given to play the stock market simulation game. St...

Bring some excitement to your Shakespeare unit with these insult activity cards. With 100 different insults (and definitions!), these cards can be used in a variety of ways. Put students in group, giving them a bunch of insults cards with instructions to complete as many different insults as possible.

Shakespearean Insults Activity Cards: Vocabulary With Definitions

Bring some excitement to your Shakespeare unit with these insult activity cards. With 100 different insults (and definitions!), these cards can be used in a variety of ways. Put students in group, giving them a bunch of insults cards with instructions to complete as many different insults as possibl...

The first Snoop Dogg World History Review is now available! Covers the Renaissance, Reformation, Age of Exploration, and Absolute Monarchs in 2 hilarious pages!

Students of History

Browse over 710 educational resources created by Students of History in the official Teachers Pay Teachers store.

Create a "Shakespeare's Tweet of The Week" board that include actual quotes from Shakespeare's plays that are still relevant today. The hashtag (#) will tell your students what Shakespearean text the quote came from.

SHAKESPEARE POSTERS: HASHTAG QUOTES

Create a "Shakespeare's Tweet of The Week" board that include actual quotes from Shakespeare's plays that are still relevant today. The hashtag (#) will tell your students what Shakespearean text the quote came from.

Classroom Freebies: Explorers Trading Cards

Explorers Trading Cards

Classroom Freebies: Explorers Trading Cards

This trading card project gives students an opportunity to research the contributions of key artists, architects and writers of the Renaissance. Trading card templates, directions, rubric/checklist, teacher’s instructions and edible scavenger hunt is included. This fun and engaging project is a wonderful opportunity to introduce and/or reinforce key figures of the renaissance and their works. Students construct three trading cards and then explore each other’s cards to complete a scavenge…

Renaissance Trading Card Project & Scavenger Hunt

This trading card project gives students an opportunity to research the contributions of key artists, architects and writers of the Renaissance. Trading card templates, directions, rubric/checklist, teacher’s instructions and edible scavenger hunt is included. This fun and engaging project is a wonderful opportunity to introduce and/or reinforce key figures of the renaissance and their works. Students construct three trading cards and then explore each other’s cards to complete a scavenge…

Students will gain basic knowledge about the Renaissance by completing an internet based worksheet. The following topics are covered in this webquest: Important ideas and themes related to the Renaissance Important people of the Renaissance Important places of the Renaissance The webquest contains twenty-six questions and is a great introduction to a unit on the Renaissance.

Renaissance Webquest and Answer Sheet (Great Lesson Plan)

Students will gain basic knowledge about the Renaissance by completing an internet based worksheet. The following topics are covered in this webquest:Important ideas and themes related to the RenaissanceImportant people of the Renaissance Important places during the RenaissanceThe webquest contains...

Julius Caesar. Teaching Shakespeare. Middle/ High School English Class lesson. Cold Case Files: Rome Edition.

Cold Case Files: Caesar Edition

Julius Caesar. Teaching Shakespeare. Middle/ High School English Class lesson. Cold Case Files: Rome Edition.

Shakespeare relay race!! I love this idea so much! Read post for details

@theskinnyonsecondary on Instagram: “This is one of my favorite activities! Running dictation. In this case, I took the lines of the prologue from Romeo and Juliet - and cut…”

15 Likes, 7 Comments - @theskinnyonsecondary on Instagram: “This is one of my favorite activities! Running dictation. In this case, I took the lines of the…”

For Michelangelo art - I want to do this with my students but I cannot find a lesson that tells me WHAT they are drawing or painting

Friends Around the World and "O" Week

This week our unit was scheduled to be "Friends Around the World" and the letter "O". If I have learned nothing else from teaching pre-school for the last 16+ years, I have learned that things change! And change they did this week! I did start off the week planning to stick to my lesson plan of "Friends Around the World" by talking about the amazing country of Italy and Leonardo Da Vinci. We looked at the beautiful flag of Italy and discussed the meaning of each of the colors. Green - Hope…

WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE, SHAKESPEARE QUOTE WRITING ACTIVITY, COLLABORATIVE POSTER, GROUP PROJECT | HIGH SCHOOL ENGLISH | ENGLISH LANGUAGE ARTS | FOR ANY SHAKESPEARE PLAY | ROMEO AND JULIET, HAMLET, MACBETH, JULIUS CAESAR, A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM

William Shakespeare, Writing Activity, Collaborative Poster, Group Project

WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE, SHAKESPEARE QUOTE WRITING ACTIVITY, COLLABORATIVE POSTER, GROUP PROJECT | HIGH SCHOOL ENGLISH | ENGLISH LANGUAGE ARTS | FOR ANY SHAKESPEARE PLAY | ROMEO AND JULIET, HAMLET, MACBETH, JULIUS CAESAR, A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM

This download includes everything you need for an engaging, interactive lesson plan on the Italian Renaissance! Everything you need for a complete 90-minute lesson is here from a Warm Up on Machiavelli through an 8-page study guide for homework.

Renaissance Art and Literature Complete 1 Day Lesson Plan

This download includes everything you need for an engaging, interactive lesson plan on the Italian Renaissance! Everything you need for a complete 90-minute lesson is here from a Warm Up on Machiavelli through an 8-page study guide for homework.

Taylor Swift or William Shakespeare? Click here to find out! #TaylorSwift…

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Taylor Swift or William Shakespeare? Click here to find out! #TaylorSwift…

Teach your students about the concept of building cars with assembly lines - using candy! A social studies lesson they will not forget! Blog post by Jessica Lawler @ Joy in the Journey

Car Assembly Lines...Candy-style!

Teach your students about the concept of building cars with assembly lines - using candy! A social studies lesson they will not forget! Blog post by Jessica Lawler @ Joy in the Journey

Economics Unit... Assembly line burgers.  First you take two Nilla Wafers (buns) and add a mini York Peppermint Pattie (burger). Next, spread on a little mustard (yellow icing). Add some ketchup (pink icing) and lettuce (green coconut).

Contraction Surgery and Assembly Lines

Unfortunately, not everything could be taught Seuss style last week, so we actually had to do normal people “stuff” as well. We have been reviewing contractions and really trying to nail down your/you’re and their/there/they’re. Last week, we were doctors in training with words as our patients. Contraction surgery has made it’s way into my plans for several years now and the kiddos always go crazy over it! This year was no exception. In fact, I even added some operating room sound effects…

Medieval History for Homeschool Middle School using Beautiful Feet Books or history living books. Be sure to enter the giveaway for $100.00 for curriculum from July 12 to July 19, 2016 Hurry!! @ Tina's Dynamic Homeschool Plus

Medieval History for Homeschool Middle School

Medieval History for Homeschool Middle School. Homeschool history for middle school kids should be both educational and entertaining.

Shakespearean Insults are a fabulous pre-reading activity for any of Shakespeare�s plays. There are so many insults This collection includes two �make-your-own� insult worksheet activities, an insulting conversation between Punk Shakespeare and Rap Shakespeare at the grocery store activity, insulting character creation, a choice of 4 artistic responses and over 200 insult cards.

Shakespeare's Insults

Shakespearean Insults are a fabulous pre-reading activity for any of Shakespeare�s plays. There are so many insults This collection includes two �make-your-own� insult worksheet activities, an insulting conversation between Punk Shakespeare and Rap Shakespeare at the grocery store activity, insulting character creation, a choice of 4 artistic responses and over 200 insult cards.

Industrial Revolution ESCAPE ROOM! - Amped Up Learning

Industrial Revolution ESCAPE ROOM!

Overview Reviews Similar Products Product Description The Industrial Revolution Escape Room will take students on a secret mission around the classroom! This escape room has students decode interesting facts about the Industrial Revolution. This is the perfect resource to introduce or review inventors, inventions and factory working conditions. The Industrial Revolution Escape Room has students walking around the classroom breaking codes. Students are given a secret code name and sent on a…

Our elementary medieval unit study was packed full of fun and learning. Books, resources and great project ideas included.

Elementary Middle Ages Unit Study

Studying the Middle Ages is so much fun! And, it really keeps the attention of my children with all the excitement of knights and castles and such. To keep our unit to six weeks, I pulled the best-of-the best hands-on ideas from the two reference books below. After adding in some living literature and a... Read More

The study of Medieval times is made even more fascinating with living literature and hands-on activities appropriate for middle school students!

Middle Ages Study

(This post contains affiliate links.) While Mahaya (9th grade) was busy with Romans, Reformers and Revolutionaries, Caleb (6th grade) and I enjoyed a shorter, simpler unit study about the medieval era. Middle Ages Study His “spine” curriculum was the Middle Ages lapbook from In the Hands of a Child. Since Caleb really hates handwriting, I... Read More

Any teacher of middle or high school students knows that emotions tend to run wild on Valentine's Day, and instead of fighting it, this lesson on Shakespearean language will help you to take advantage of the birds and the bees buzzing around in your

Shakespeare Valentine's Day Lesson Plan

Any teacher of middle or high school students knows that emotions tend to run wild on Valentine's Day, and instead of fighting it, this lesson on Shakespearean language will help you to take advantage of the birds and the bees buzzing around in your classroom! This full-length lesson plan revolves ...

6th Grade Social Studies Create Medieval Manor Maps

6th Grade Social Studies Create Medieval Manor Maps

Illustrated timeline provides one more way for students to access the Renaissance. Ready-to-use guide includes 30+ events/topics, blank timeline cards, student directions and more.

Renaissance Activity Illustrated Timeline

Illustrated timeline provides one more way for students to access the Renaissance. Ready-to-use guide includes 30+ events/topics, blank timeline cards, student directions and more.

Maps, Continents and Oceans, Landforms, Map Skills | Distance Learning Packet

Interactive Notebooks are a wonderful tool for providing hands-on experiences for learners. This Maps, Continents, and Landforms Interactive Notebook is no exception! The packet is easy to use for both student and teacher. Click HERE to SAVE 20% by buying ALL 15 Social Studies Interactive Notebook...

The Assembly Line Simulation Newly revised! Your secondary students will love this engaging and interactive activity! Students will simulate working on an assembly line during the Industrial Revolution. Students will compete to make toy soldiers. The teacher will act as the company manager, firing students if they are not performing. Turn up the heat and play the “Factory Sounds” sound clip included to simulate a real factory at the turn of the century.

Chalk Dust Diva --- History - Social Science

Browse over 420 educational resources created by Chalk Dust Diva --- History - Social Science in the official Teachers Pay Teachers store.

Stock Market Simulation Game (U.S. History) This is a great fun and interactive game to play with your secondary U.S. History students when studying the causes of the Great Depression. The presentation begins with an engaging introduction to the stock market. Very detailed directions are then given to play the stock market simulation game.

Great Depression | Stock Market Simulation Game | U.S. History

This is a great fun and interactive game to play with your secondary U.S. History students when studying the causes of the Great Depression. The presentation begins with an engaging introduction to the stock market. Very detailed directions are then given to play the stock market simulation game. St...

Bring some excitement to your Shakespeare unit with these insult activity cards. With 100 different insults (and definitions!), these cards can be used in a variety of ways. Put students in group, giving them a bunch of insults cards with instructions to complete as many different insults as possible.

Shakespearean Insults Activity Cards: Vocabulary With Definitions

Bring some excitement to your Shakespeare unit with these insult activity cards. With 100 different insults (and definitions!), these cards can be used in a variety of ways. Put students in group, giving them a bunch of insults cards with instructions to complete as many different insults as possibl...

The first Snoop Dogg World History Review is now available! Covers the Renaissance, Reformation, Age of Exploration, and Absolute Monarchs in 2 hilarious pages!

Students of History

Browse over 710 educational resources created by Students of History in the official Teachers Pay Teachers store.

Create a "Shakespeare's Tweet of The Week" board that include actual quotes from Shakespeare's plays that are still relevant today. The hashtag (#) will tell your students what Shakespearean text the quote came from.

SHAKESPEARE POSTERS: HASHTAG QUOTES

Create a "Shakespeare's Tweet of The Week" board that include actual quotes from Shakespeare's plays that are still relevant today. The hashtag (#) will tell your students what Shakespearean text the quote came from.

Classroom Freebies: Explorers Trading Cards

Explorers Trading Cards

Classroom Freebies: Explorers Trading Cards

This trading card project gives students an opportunity to research the contributions of key artists, architects and writers of the Renaissance. Trading card templates, directions, rubric/checklist, teacher’s instructions and edible scavenger hunt is included. This fun and engaging project is a wonderful opportunity to introduce and/or reinforce key figures of the renaissance and their works. Students construct three trading cards and then explore each other’s cards to complete a scavenge…

Renaissance Trading Card Project & Scavenger Hunt

This trading card project gives students an opportunity to research the contributions of key artists, architects and writers of the Renaissance. Trading card templates, directions, rubric/checklist, teacher’s instructions and edible scavenger hunt is included. This fun and engaging project is a wonderful opportunity to introduce and/or reinforce key figures of the renaissance and their works. Students construct three trading cards and then explore each other’s cards to complete a scavenge…

Students will gain basic knowledge about the Renaissance by completing an internet based worksheet. The following topics are covered in this webquest: Important ideas and themes related to the Renaissance Important people of the Renaissance Important places of the Renaissance The webquest contains twenty-six questions and is a great introduction to a unit on the Renaissance.

Renaissance Webquest and Answer Sheet (Great Lesson Plan)

Students will gain basic knowledge about the Renaissance by completing an internet based worksheet. The following topics are covered in this webquest:Important ideas and themes related to the RenaissanceImportant people of the Renaissance Important places during the RenaissanceThe webquest contains...

Julius Caesar. Teaching Shakespeare. Middle/ High School English Class lesson. Cold Case Files: Rome Edition.

Cold Case Files: Caesar Edition

Julius Caesar. Teaching Shakespeare. Middle/ High School English Class lesson. Cold Case Files: Rome Edition.

Shakespeare relay race!! I love this idea so much! Read post for details

@theskinnyonsecondary on Instagram: “This is one of my favorite activities! Running dictation. In this case, I took the lines of the prologue from Romeo and Juliet - and cut…”

15 Likes, 7 Comments - @theskinnyonsecondary on Instagram: “This is one of my favorite activities! Running dictation. In this case, I took the lines of the…”

For Michelangelo art - I want to do this with my students but I cannot find a lesson that tells me WHAT they are drawing or painting

Friends Around the World and "O" Week

This week our unit was scheduled to be "Friends Around the World" and the letter "O". If I have learned nothing else from teaching pre-school for the last 16+ years, I have learned that things change! And change they did this week! I did start off the week planning to stick to my lesson plan of "Friends Around the World" by talking about the amazing country of Italy and Leonardo Da Vinci. We looked at the beautiful flag of Italy and discussed the meaning of each of the colors. Green - Hope…

WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE, SHAKESPEARE QUOTE WRITING ACTIVITY, COLLABORATIVE POSTER, GROUP PROJECT | HIGH SCHOOL ENGLISH | ENGLISH LANGUAGE ARTS | FOR ANY SHAKESPEARE PLAY | ROMEO AND JULIET, HAMLET, MACBETH, JULIUS CAESAR, A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM

William Shakespeare, Writing Activity, Collaborative Poster, Group Project

WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE, SHAKESPEARE QUOTE WRITING ACTIVITY, COLLABORATIVE POSTER, GROUP PROJECT | HIGH SCHOOL ENGLISH | ENGLISH LANGUAGE ARTS | FOR ANY SHAKESPEARE PLAY | ROMEO AND JULIET, HAMLET, MACBETH, JULIUS CAESAR, A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM

This download includes everything you need for an engaging, interactive lesson plan on the Italian Renaissance! Everything you need for a complete 90-minute lesson is here from a Warm Up on Machiavelli through an 8-page study guide for homework.

Renaissance Art and Literature Complete 1 Day Lesson Plan

This download includes everything you need for an engaging, interactive lesson plan on the Italian Renaissance! Everything you need for a complete 90-minute lesson is here from a Warm Up on Machiavelli through an 8-page study guide for homework.

Taylor Swift or William Shakespeare? Click here to find out! #TaylorSwift…

Laura Randazzo

Taylor Swift or William Shakespeare? Click here to find out! #TaylorSwift…

Teach your students about the concept of building cars with assembly lines - using candy! A social studies lesson they will not forget! Blog post by Jessica Lawler @ Joy in the Journey

Car Assembly Lines...Candy-style!

Teach your students about the concept of building cars with assembly lines - using candy! A social studies lesson they will not forget! Blog post by Jessica Lawler @ Joy in the Journey