Teaching government systems with gummy bears. This is just too great. They can even eat them after!
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Teaching government systems with gummy bears. All education should involve gummy bears!
Hahahahaha! This is acceptable in a high school history classroom right?
Yummy history teaching
Ever have one of those moments at the end of a Friday school day where your students are making too much noise and you don’t feel like doing any work? Well you have come to the right place! These set of silent class games are best to play if you are trying to get rid of that headache you got from yard duty or you want to introduce your weekend with some peace and quiet! - See more at: funclassgames.com...
Perfect for cultural studies and learning about Chinese history! A great tutorial for scratch your own Ming vases... scratch away the paint to reveal blue underneath. You could also do black and clay colors for Greek pottery, or have children each take on different cultures during history studies. Asia, Ancient Greece
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6th grade: Perfect for cultural studies and learning about Chinese history! A great tutorial for scratch your own Ming vases... scratch away the paint to reveal blue underneath. You could also do black and clay colors for Greek pottery, or have children each take on different cultures during history studies. Asia, Ancient Greece
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Teaching with a Touch of Twang: Social Studies Interactive Notebook-- excellent document to print and turn into assignment resource
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Great assignment ideas for interactive notebook (mainly social studies)
Here's a nice post on setting up interactive notebooks in social studies. Includes a TERRIFIC download of ideas for the student output (reflection) side of the notebook. The activity table is awesome!
Interactive notebook ideas explained
Activity Table with Reading and Vocabulary strategies. Made for Elementary but can easily be adapted for Middle School.
Social Studies Interactive Notebook activities - really creative ideas!
Link to google doc with six pages of review/activities for interactive notebooks
A list of FREE online resources for Non-Fiction Texts and Articles. Perfect for Reading Centers. Grades 3-6
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Easy and accessible resources for non-fiction texts online. Teachers can use these as examples when teaching about this type of writing and can incorporate into any subject area.
Check out these free online resources for gathering nonfiction texts!
A list of FREE online resources for non fiction Texts ...$8 for worksheets to go with (see link @ beg of post).
Informational text resources
A list of FREE online resources for Non-Fiction Texts and Articles. These are perfect for Reading Centers, small group activities, or guided reading.
4 Powerful Formative Assessment Tools My students love Kahoot! Must try the others.
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VERY COOL FORMATIVE ASSESSMENT APP
One of my favorite classroom tools. The kids love it!
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4 Powerful Formative Assessment Tools For The Chromebook Classroom
Primary vs Secondary Sources using images from Sept. 11
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a heavy heart...
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remembering 911 pictures and poems | Remembering New York’s 9/11 firefighters
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To heroes lost. You are not forgotten. Our prayers are with your families. #September11
September 11 2001 Memorial | ... 343 Firefighters Killed at the World Trade Center - September 11, 2001
Common Core Reading: History and Social Studies Graphic Organizers for Grades 6-12 - 65 organizers to practice every skill; many for evaluating sources (great for any non-fiction reading/writing/research) $
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Make ancient Egypt come alive by showing kids how to make their own mini sarcophagus out of a shoe box.
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Third Grade History Activities: Make an Egyptian Sarcophagus- Nothing's more fun than creating things and learning at the same time! History is an area that I will be covering and it'll give my students the chance to create their own mummies! Egyptian history is included in the third grade curriculum and this will be a great way for them to work together.
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Sarcophagus project (history)
Hands-on History Activities for Learning about Ancient Civilizations
Discover Ancient Egypt - 5th Grade Worksheets | Education.com
World History Primary Sources
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Teaching history with primary documents
Middle school world history lessons created by the Stanford History Education Group.
Primary and Secondary Sources Sort Cards product from Dr-Noahs-Shop on TeachersNotebook.com
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Primary and Secondary Sources Sort Cards from Dr Noahs Shop on TeachersNotebook.com (4 pages) - This is a quick, fun assessment tool that you can use at the end of an introductory lesson on primary and secondary sources. Cut apart the source cards and give a set to each pair. Have students work together to sort the cards by putting all the examples
ECOT History Geeks - Primary and Secondary Sources
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ECOT History Geeks - Primary and Secondary Sources. It is a great video!
Primary & Secondary Sources Worksheets
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Virginia Studies Review Activities: VS.1 Primary/Secondary
This product contains assignments to review primary and secondary sources (Virginia Studies VS.1 ). Activities include identifying, sorting, and completing graphic organizers about primary and secondary sources. Use as classwork,homework, or an assessment- independently, whole group, or small group!
Mrs. Mooney's Teaching World: Primary vs. Secondary Source Museum Hunt
Students Compare, Kid
This is a classroom scavenger hunt in which students compare and recognize primary and secondary sources.
Perhaps get the kids to solve a historical mystery using primary and secondary sources around the room! :)
Common Core Sheets A great resource for math, science, language arts and Social Studies worksheets.
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Common Core Sheets A great resource for math, science, language arts and Social Studies worksheets.
How to Annotate Effectively | 21 Cool Anchor Charts To Teach Close-Reading Skills
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21 Cool Anchor Charts To Teach Close-Reading Skills
Students use hash tags to practice one-word summary writing. Can use as quick check for understanding of events, people, or theories.
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Students use hash tags to practice one-word summary writing. Can use as quick check for understanding of events, people, or theories.- use as one word summary of historical events or periods.
Love this-- have students write hashtags for their favorite movies, events, celebrities to explore theme
Students use hash tags to practice one-word summary writing. Can use as quick check for understanding of events, people, or theories. #writing #hashtags
Could be a unique way to teach theme. Students use hash tags to practice one-word summary writing. Can use as quick check for understanding of events, people, or theories.
This video "Why Study History?" would be great to show students towards the beginning of the year to promote their excitement to learn history. This could spark great critical discussions of why it is important to study history and understand the world around us.
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why study history? - this video outlines all of the reasons I became a history teacher
Good video for the first day of school followed by writing assignment and/or discussion. This video "Why Study History?" would be great to show students towards the beginning of the year to promote their excitement to learn history. This could spark great critical discussions of why it is important to study history and understand the world around us.
thought bubbles on photos- great history idea! From history Tech