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Region, History, and the Novel: Is Resistance Futile?Lesson Planet
9th - 12th
Pupils read a novel related to their geographical area and "Gone With The Wind". Using the first novel, they use the internet to research one aspect from it and relate it to their location today. They create a Hyperstudio or PowerPoint...
he History and Aesthetics of African JewelryLesson Planet
1st - 5th
Students study the jewelry from various groups from Africa. They identify and discuss the region Equatoria and the Yoruba and people from Benin and review the jewelry from this region. They make and pour a plaster of paris mold and...
Geograophy of Mexico And Central AmericaLesson Planet
3rd - 5th
Students create a chart comparing the terrain, climate, economy, environmental issues and natural disasters for Mexico and the Central American countries. They view and discuss a video on the region then compile research on the internet.
Zoom-In: Hopi Women Collecting Water in the DesertLesson Planet
2nd - 4th
Students explore how environment affects lifestyle. In this Native American and environmental lesson, students view a PowerPoint presentation about Native American women collecting water in the desert. Students compare ways in which...
Settlement Patterns of the United StatesLesson Planet
6th - 12th
Young scholars examine the conditions that affected the way people settled in the United States. Using maps, they examine the topography and climate of different locations and determine the factors that do and do not allow settlement to...
European Explorers of North and South AmericaLesson Planet
Sixth graders explore the connection between the geography of America and the migration of the Native Americans to the American continents to the future conquering of the continents by the Europeans. They discuss the causes and effects...
On the Trail with Lewis and Clark: Native Experiences in the Pacific NorthwestLesson Planet
7th - 8th
Students explore the importance of Lewis & Clark's Expedition. In this history lesson, students analyze and discuss information about the expansion of the West, then complete multiple activities that focus on this topic.
Lesson Plan on the Appalachians - People, Culture, LifestylesLesson Planet
Fourth graders examine and discuss the location, lifestyle, and culture of the people of the Appalachians. They listen to a tape of an Appalachian dialect, the story, When I Was Young in the Mountains, and write and conduct questions for...
End of the Line: What Happened to the Blue Ridge Railroad?Lesson Planet
Sixth graders study the westward expansion and the role of railroad construction to the expansion. In this railroad history lesson, 6th graders complete KWL activity for the topic. Students view a PowerPoint about the growth of railroads...