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42 resources with the concept washington d.c.

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Washington D.C.: A Walk in Their Shoes

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students examine the important contributions historical people have made upon Washington DC. They read given sources and discuss the cultural and political climate of early Washington DC. Students write a journal of a fictional...
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What Do We Choose to Remember? Public Monuments and Memorials

For Teachers 4th - 5th
Students collaborate to determine what a public monument is. In this government and United States history instructional activity, students view the National Mall website of the National Parks Service and describe common features after...
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Presidents and their Monument/Memorials in Washington, D.C.

For Students 3rd - 4th
As part of a study of Washington, D.C., class members match images of George Washington, Abraham Lincoln, and Thomas Jefferson with the monument/memorial that honors these presidents. In addition, they research the major contributions of...
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Washington, D.C.

For Students 4th - 5th
In this Washington, D.C. worksheet, students complete 6 pages of readings and questions about Washington, D.C. Included are general facts, geography, monuments, history, economy and people. There is a short text and 6 multiple choice...
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A Financial Flower Garden

For Teachers 3rd - 7th
Students study about the US Botanic Garden in Washington, D.C. Students build their own class botanical garden. Students offer multiplication skills to the building of their own garden.
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Arthur Meets the President

For Teachers 2nd - 4th
Students take a pre-test on presidential knowledge.  In this president and Washington, D.C. lesson, students read Arthur Meets the President and discuss it.  Students work in groups to brainstorm everything they know about the President...
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Memorial Day at The National Mall (field trip)

For Teachers 8th - 12th
Students experience war stories from veterans and recognize sacrifices made through visiting national monuments. In this Memorial Day lesson plan students visit a website containing stories from veterans; they will share what they've...
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Life Long Ago

For Teachers 1st - 5th
Students analyze life in Washington, DC at the turn of the century. In this US history lesson, students explore the people, activities, and overall look of Washington DC on the cusp of a new century.
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A Tour of Washington D.C.: Our Nation's Capital

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students guide others through Washington, D.C. In this research skills lesson, students research noteworthy destinations within the capital city. Students share their findings with their classmates.
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Washington, D.C.: The Ultimate Core Knowledge Field Trip

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students plan for a nine-day trip to the nation's capital. After taking an attention-getting quiz about what they already know about the National Mall, young travelers learn about planning, fundraising, and budgeting for a trip to...
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Lesson 4- Arthur Meets the President

For Teachers 4th - 6th
Students create a pamphlet.  In this story evaluation lesson, students complete a story evaluation on Washington, D.C., create a pamphlet on Washington, D.C., and then discuss the most interesting thing they learned.
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Washington Monument

For Students 4th - 5th
In this reading comprehension worksheet, students read about the Washington Monument and answer five short answer questions about the passage. 
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Mystery State #47

For Teachers 4th - 6th
In this mystery state worksheet, students answer five clues to identify the state in question. They then locate that state on a map.
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Wanted: A World Traveler

For Teachers 4th - 6th
In this world traveler worksheet, learners read about the job responsibilities of the Secretary of State. They answer five short answer questions concerning job duties, personality traits necessary for the job, and challenges the job...
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Responsibilities of the Secretary of State

For Teachers 5th - 7th
In this Secretary of State worksheet, students read about the responsibilities Colin Powell had as Secretary of State. Afterwards, they write a short paragraph about Secretary Powell, describing his major characteristics. This one-page...
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See Washington Grow!

For Teachers 1st - 6th
Pupils use a given website to research the the growth of Washington DC. They explore the buildings, monuments and significant events. In groups, students use the internet and other sources to create an illustrated timeline of important...
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Building a Federal Town: Washington, DC

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Young scholars create a timeline of the history of Washington, D.C. from 1787 to 1879. Using the internet, they read specified articles about the design of the capital and city of Washington DC. Students write a newspaper article about...
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National Symbols of Japan: Cherry Blossom

For Teachers K - 3rd
Learners participate in a series of lessons that focus on the cherry blossom and its part in Japan and United States relations. They use a variety of media resources to gather information. The assessment is oral for lower grades. The...