Turn historical figures into Wanted Figures. This can especially effective if you have students take the point of view of one side of a war or battle. Why would the English put George Washington on a Wanted Poster? Individual, with large paper grade)
I love this idea! Could do with other people and use the notebook with kid-friendly objectives for any subject. Grade SS Interactive Notebook-----tons of pictures worth lots of great ideas! WELL DONE Teach! [licensed for non-commercial use only]
Photo-journal of a typical pilgrim girl. Students wrote their own story about the day from dawn to dusk and then illustrated it in a scrapbook style. It was a great response to literature that showed what they learned about colonial life.