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Taking Notes Using a Graphic Organizer: Inferring About Work and Play in Colonial America
4th CCSS: Designed
What was life like in colonial America? Follow this lesson and your pupils will find out what people in colonial times did for work and for fun. Ask learners to compare and contrast the two texts and explain what the reading helped them...
End of Unit 1 Assessment: Inferring and Synthesizing (From Two Texts) About Life in Colonial America
4th CCSS: Designed
Close your colonial America unit with a performance-based assessment. Class members will show their proficiency in several skills including using details to back up inferences, determining the meaning of words in context,...
War and Nation Building in Latin America: Crash Course World History 225
12 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Does war hinder the growth of nation-states, or does it facilitate development? A video from Crash Course World History examines this question in the context of Latin America, particularly how the lack of international war in Central and...
Making North America | Interactive Map
6th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
The entire continent of North America changed physical shape multiple times throughout the course of history. The in-depth interactive offers three complementary ways to learn about these changes. Scholars watch three video episodes,...
Read Across America Classroom Activity Guide
Pre-K - 4th CCSS: Adaptable
Celebrate the legendary Dr. Seuss on Read Across America Day with a plethora of activities set to five stories—The Cat in the Hat, The Lorax, Horton Hears a Who, Oh, the Places You'll Go!, and Green Eggs and Ham. Activities include...
Africa: The Middle Passage and 19th Century America
7th - 9th
Students participate in a series of activities to explore the lives of slaves in 19th century America. They examine the design of slave ships, the hardships endured, and the ways that owners depended on slaves for their economic survival.