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Name the 13 Colonies
Name the 13 Colonies
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Name the 13 Colonies
In this worksheet, learners will put their geography skills to the test as they label all 13 colonies on a map.
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A-Z African American Visionaries Poster
A-Z African American Visionaries Poster
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A-Z African American Visionaries Poster
Inspire kids to learn about black changemakers all year by displaying this poster at home or in the classroom.
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Fact and Opinion: Can You Tell the Difference?
Fact and Opinion: Can You Tell the Difference?
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Fact and Opinion: Can You Tell the Difference?
Use this worksheet to help middle school students learn how to tell the difference between historical facts and opinions!
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The United States Constitution: The Preamble
The United States Constitution: The Preamble
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The United States Constitution: The Preamble
Students gain insight into the 1787 Constitutional Convention and the founding ideals of the newly formed government with this engaging social studies worksheet!
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Crossword Puzzle: American Civil Rights Movement
Crossword Puzzle: American Civil Rights Movement
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Crossword Puzzle: American Civil Rights Movement
Learners will test their knowledge of some of the key players and events of the American civil rights movement of the 1950s and 1960s.
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The Bill of Rights: Summarizing the Amendments
The Bill of Rights: Summarizing the Amendments
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The Bill of Rights: Summarizing the Amendments
Students read the primary-source text of the first 10 amendments and summarize each one using their own words.
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Italian Renaissance Artists: Who Painted That Masterpiece?
Italian Renaissance Artists: Who Painted That Masterpiece?
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Italian Renaissance Artists: Who Painted That Masterpiece?
Students gain familiarity with some of the great artists from Renaissance Italy in this engaging art-centered social studies worksheet!
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Ancient China: The First Four Dynasties
Ancient China: The First Four Dynasties
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Ancient China: The First Four Dynasties
Students explore the first four dynasties in Chinese history and learn some of the key accomplishments of each dynasty.
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Social studies
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Exploring Economic Systems
Exploring Economic Systems
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Exploring Economic Systems
Use this two-page social studies worksheet to introduce middle school students to the four types of economic systems: traditional, market, command, and mixed.
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The U.S Constitution: Guiding Principles
The U.S Constitution: Guiding Principles
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The U.S Constitution: Guiding Principles
Students take a deep dive into six of the U.S. Constitution's guiding principles with this engaging social studies worksheet!
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Checks and Balances: The Separation of Powers
Checks and Balances: The Separation of Powers
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Checks and Balances: The Separation of Powers
In this civics worksheet, students learn about separation of powers within the U.S. government and explore how the three branches perform checks and balances.
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Ancient India Map: Label Physical Features
Ancient India Map: Label Physical Features
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Ancient India Map: Label Physical Features
Explore the geographic diversity that helped shape early civilizations in ancient India!
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Ancient Egypt: The Gift of the Nile
Ancient Egypt: The Gift of the Nile
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Ancient Egypt: The Gift of the Nile
Students explore the geographic features of the Nile River and read about its impact on the development of ancient Egyptian civilization.
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Analyzing Political Cartoons: Women's Right to Vote
Analyzing Political Cartoons: Women's Right to Vote
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Analyzing Political Cartoons: Women's Right to Vote
Students read background information about the women’s voting rights cartoon and answer questions to uncover textual and visual messages hidden in the cartoon.
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Ancient China: The Silk Road
Ancient China: The Silk Road
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Ancient China: The Silk Road
Hone research skills while learning about the famed Silk Road in this exploratory world history worksheet! 
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The Legislative Branch
The Legislative Branch
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The Legislative Branch
Learn all about the role of the legislative branch of the federal government with this graphic organizer!
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Current Events: What's in the News?
Current Events: What's in the News?
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Current Events: What's in the News?
Learn how to analyze and interpret current events with the help of this graphic organizer! 
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The Judicial Branch: The Supreme Court
The Judicial Branch: The Supreme Court
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The Judicial Branch: The Supreme Court
Students learn about the judicial branch of the U.S. government and explore 10 key facts about the Supreme Court in this engaging civics worksheet!
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The Reconstruction Amendments
The Reconstruction Amendments
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The Reconstruction Amendments
Investigate the Reconstruction Amendments and their role in combating discrimination with this three-page history worksheet!
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How to Read a Political Cartoon
How to Read a Political Cartoon
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How to Read a Political Cartoon
Use this handy reference sheet to provide students with a valuable framework for reading and analyzing political cartoons.
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Mansa Musa: King of Mali
Mansa Musa: King of Mali
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Mansa Musa: King of Mali
Introduce students to Mansa Musa, a celebrated king of the Mali empire, with this engaging social studies worksheet!
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American Colonies: Characteristics of the Three Regions
American Colonies: Characteristics of the Three Regions
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American Colonies: Characteristics of the Three Regions
Students familiarize themselves with the three regions of the American Colonies in the 1700s with this three-page social studies worksheet!
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William Penn: Impact on Colonial America
William Penn: Impact on Colonial America
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William Penn: Impact on Colonial America
Give students an opportunity to learn about William Penn and his contributions to early American history.
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Causes of the Civil War Timeline
Causes of the Civil War Timeline
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Causes of the Civil War Timeline
Use this stand-alone timeline as a handy reference for key events leading up to the beginning of the Civil War in 1861.
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Age of European Exploration: Name That Explorer
Age of European Exploration: Name That Explorer
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Age of European Exploration: Name That Explorer
Introduce students to the Age of European Exploration with this social studies worksheets for middle grades!
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