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A great way to get and graders thinking about writing biographies and how to write them. The worksheet incorporates writing and social studies. It could be an individual writing assignment. Writing A Biography, Biography Project, Writing A Book, Writing Help, Teaching Social Studies, Teaching Writing, 2nd Grade Social Studies Projects, Social Studies For Kids, Clarks

Biography Research Report for Any Person � What I Have Learned

This Biography Report can be used for any historical person. It is great for a social studies biography unit or reading informational writing and research unit. It includes five different report options with a variety of pages from which to pick and choose. This unit compliments the Biography Reports Process I use as well as my QR Codes for Biography Research. The QR Codes are a great way for students to view kid-friendly websites and videos and gather information for their biography…

For this social studies and writing project, we explored nonfiction books to learn about U.S. States. We took notes on a graphic organizer, created an information writing piece, and then created our state tourist t-shirts! The students were really engaged with this fun research idea! Check it out here to learn just how we did it! Social Studies Curriculum, Social Studies Notebook, Social Studies Classroom, Teaching Social Studies, History Education, Teaching History, Teaching Resources, Art Education, Special Education

State Research T-Shirt Project - The Owl Teacher

For this social studies and writing project, we explored nonfiction books to learn about U.S. States. The students loved this fun research idea!

Online learning is difficult to learn for educators. We have created an intermediate Distance Learning bundle that has many resources for your students. Upper Elementary Resources, School Resources, Learning Resources, Student Learning, Teacher Resources, Teaching Strategies, Teaching Tips, Middle School Grades, Genius Hour

Distance Learning Bundle of Resources for Intermediate Students

Online learning is difficult to learn for educators. We have created an intermediate Distance Learning bundle that has many resources for your students.

This location and map skills social studies unit teaches students about urban, rural, and suburban communities. These activities can be implemented in whole group, small group, and independently. Social Studies Communities, Communities Unit, Social Studies Curriculum, 3rd Grade Social Studies, Social Studies Lesson Plans, Kindergarten Social Studies, Social Studies Classroom, Social Studies Activities, Teaching Social Studies

Map Skills & Location Social Studies Unit

A Location and Map Skills Social Studies Unit that teaches students about North America, urban, rural, and suburban communities, grid maps, and family history.

Ideas and resources to teach your elementary students about Martin Luther King, Jr. Classroom Fun, Classroom Activities, Kindergarten Classroom, Future Classroom, Martin Luther King, Writing A Biography, Teaching Social Studies, Teaching Tips, 2nd Grade Reading

Free Martin Luther King Jr. Ideas for the Classroom

Ideas and resources to teach your elementary students about Martin Luther King, Jr.

 Ideas for the elementary classroom! I love teaching about Martin Luther King Jr.: I get to introduce my students to a great person in our nation's history, and it kicks off our biography units. I always model reading and writin Social Studies Classroom, Social Studies Activities, Teaching Social Studies, Classroom Resources, Classroom Ideas, Teaching Tips, Multicultural Classroom, Reading Activities, Teacher Resources

FREE Martin Luther King Jr. Ideas for the elementary classroom! I love teaching about Martin Luther

Ideas and resources to teach your elementary students about Martin Luther King, Jr.

Turkey Digraphs Practice beginning digraphs with this free phonics center for Kindergarten, Grade, and Grade classrooms! Students will love practicing beginning digraphs in this fun seasonal activity. Kindergarten Crafts, Preschool Lessons, Teaching Kindergarten, Teaching Ideas, Phonics Centers, Phonics Activities, Work Activities, Special Education Classroom, Classroom Freebies

Practice beginning digraphs with this free phonics center for Kindergarten, 1st Grade, and 2nd Grade

Isn’t practicing an important concept so much more fun when you can do it with an engaging, seasonal activity? We created this free beginning digraph turkey center as a companion to the phonics program we’ve been working on and we want to share it with all of you! Speaking of our phonics program, we have been...Read More »

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Describe the Connection Between Historical Events

Describe the connections between historical events is a Common Core Standard that is hard to teach! Here is how I taught this standard with the events leading up to the first Thanksgiving. Through this unit, students asked and answered questions, we made a timeline, we read great books, AND we figured out the connection between historical events.

Making US History Fun in the Classroom - Wise Guys: Kids often find history "boring" because it's so "old"! Here's how to make US History fun in the classroom – with several great resources to get you started! 5th Grade Social Studies, Social Studies Classroom, History Classroom, Teaching Social Studies, School Classroom, Future Classroom, School Teacher, Teaching Us History, History Activities

Making US History Fun in the Classroom - Wise Guys

Kids often find history "boring" because it's so "old"! Here's how to make US History fun in the classroom.

Biographies To Read Social Studies - Web 2020 Best Site American History Lessons, History For Kids, Social Studies Activities, Teaching Social Studies, Reading Resources, Reading Strategies, Benjamin Franklin For Kids, Social Studies Notebook

Biographies of Famous People for Elementary Students

These biography reading passages and comprehension activities include resources for students to learn about famous Americans. The biographies of famous people are specifically written for kids to learn the life story of influential people, including presidents, leaders, inventors, women, civil rights activists, and more.

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Colonial Williamsburg

The Official Website of Colonial Williamsburg: Explore the historical shops, homes and gardens of an early American community returned to its 18th-century appearance capturing the United States’ colonial period.

10 Free Tools for Teaching Social Studies - - Struggling to teach social studies in your primary classroom? Read more to learn about these 10 free social studies websites for teachers. Social Studies Projects, Social Studies Curriculum, Social Studies Lesson Plans, Kindergarten Social Studies, Social Studies Notebook, 5th Grade Social Studies, Social Studies Classroom, Social Studies Activities, Kindergarten Lesson Plans

10 Free Tools for Teaching Social Studies

Struggling to teach social studies in your primary classroom? Read more to learn about these 10 free social studies websites for teachers.

A book report box project for The Lion, The Witch, and the Wardrobe by C. The closed box looks like a wardrobe. I am making the template available for free on TeacherPayTeachers; I'll pin that when it clears! Book Report Projects, Book Projects, School Projects, Projects For Kids, Reading Projects, Writing Lesson Plans, Writing Lessons, Book Report Templates, Library Skills

A book report box project for The Lion, The Witch, and the Wardrobe by C.S. Lewis. The closed box looks like a wardrobe. I am making the template available for free on TeacherPayTeachers; I'll pin that when it clears!