American Revolution Timeline Task Cards--students will earn the important events leading up to the American Revolution and more with this timeline activity. This is a great way to incorporate Common Core ELA skills in your social studies instruction. You can use these as center activities, group assignments, or even as an Interactive bulletin board.
The Pilgrims signed the Mayflower Compact as a social contract for their new colony just a year before the first Thanksgiving. Your student will read the text of the document and determine the meaning of the phrases from the context.
The Vault: Super awesome primary source blog and resources
Social Studies Strategies for Success Interactive Notebook - This Social Studies Strategies for Success is a guide book full of engaging, purposeful teaching strategies that provide students a rich learning experience.
Reinforce key social studies concepts ALL YEAR! This Quick Check Spiral Review features 30 short review sheets (with answer key!) that are completely aligned to the 5th Grade Ohio Model Social Studies standards! Tasks are content rich as kids apply, analyze, and synthesize important concepts in history, geography, & economic areas! http://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/5th-Grade-Social-Studies-Quick-Check-Spiral-Review-Set-Ohio-Model-Standards-1661632