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I'm Just a Bill... I LOOOOVED School House Rock!!! I can STILL SING ALMOST EVERY SINGLE WORD TO EVERY SINGLE SONG!!! I LEARNED TONS FROM THESE SONGS!!!!

  • Elle Hart
    Elle Hart

    I was actually thinking this when i read about the bill that went to senate for the legalization of medicinal marijuana

Three Branches of Government School House Rock

Here's the man in the middle of US map. This is a good tool to help students remember where these midwestern states are located.

Northwest Indians: One of the topics included in the Common Core Weekly Reading Review 9 by The Teacher Next Door Northwest Indian. based on the book Raven: A Trickster Tale from the Pacific Northwest by Gerald McDermott.

My Adventures In Positive Space: Raven Collages

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wagon trains | The Oregon Trail Wagon Train / A Six Month Journey

Love this! Catchy rap all about westward expansion :)

Winter Solstice Traditions, This was very lovely to read and I would love to add some of these traditions to my winter solstice celebration!

Winter Solstice Traditions - Shivaya Naturals

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Winter Solstice Crafts Ideas for Kids

Historical Figure / Literary Character Facebook Project - kids create a Facebook page for a famous person (scientist, historian, author) or character in a book they've read. Comes with blank template, an example page, and directions... I'm thinking this is a great substitute activity!

Historical Figure / Fictional Literary Character Facebook Project

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Northwest Indians: One of the topics included in the Common Core Weekly Reading Review 9 by The Teacher Next Door Northwest Indian. based on the book Raven: A Trickster Tale from the Pacific Northwest by Gerald McDermott.

My Adventures In Positive Space: Raven Collages

myadventuresinpositivespace.blogspot.com

Art with Ms. Gram: Totem Poles (4th)

Art with Ms. Gram: Totem Poles (4th)

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the pacific northwest, this is very Wes Anderson to me . . .

Native American folktales for kids (North America) -- picture books

Native American Folktales for Kids: Picture Books

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A 10-minute video of a crackling campfire that's perfect to use when reading the Kristine O'Connell George's poetry book Toasting Marshmallows or when hosting indoor "camping" events.

Crackling Campfire (10 minutes!)

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FLYING OVER AMERICA. This is flippin fantastic!!! Real film + animation for a look at our great country like you have never seen before. You will love it. Enjoy :)) Great for landforms, landmarks, states, & more!

Be a leader, not a boss.

Your Life As a Pioneer on the Oregon Trail - Our Country's History

Make a camping themed reading area out of construction paper, a bucket, and toilet paper rolls.

Social studies smartboard lessons. Geared torwards Elementary and Middle School

Regions of the United States...perfect for an introduction to regions!

I love this idea for natural paintbrushes! This would be a fun project for a nature unit!

Off the Wall Westward Expansion Lesson - Guest blog post by Joan Claspill on Corkboard Connections - Students roam through an "Art Gallery" of pictures related to the lesson, taking notes and recording inferences. Great way to integrate social studies and literacy!

milk jug totem pole. would be neat for a art class break the room up into groups of 4 or 5 and let them create one. :)

Smart Board drag the state

How to antique paper. "Paint" coffee all over it and bake in oven -- great for cards and invites! I've been doing this for years! LOVE it!