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Researching and Writing about Frederick Douglass
Researching and Writing about Frederick Douglass
Lesson Plan
Researching and Writing about Frederick Douglass
Frederick Douglass was an influential black man in U.S. history. In this lesson, the historical context is set for students so that they can conduct their own research on Frederick Douglass, using a graphic organizer and multiple sources, before writing an informational essay on him. Ideal for fourth and fifth grade students, this lesson plan not only gives students practice in research and essay-writing skills, it also has them exploring a fascinating part of our country's history.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Whose Side of the Story?
Whose Side of the Story?
Lesson Plan
Whose Side of the Story?
Allow your students to explore how stories may change depending on the perspectives from which they're told. Interesting texts and a creative writing assignment make this quite the engaging lesson.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Significance of "Let Freedom Ring" in MLK, Jr.'s Speech
Significance of "Let Freedom Ring" in MLK, Jr.'s Speech
Lesson Plan
Significance of "Let Freedom Ring" in MLK, Jr.'s Speech
In this lesson, Significance of "Let Freedom Ring" in MLK, Jr.'s Speech, students will be able to understand the allusion Martin Luther King, Jr. makes to the song "My Country 'Tis of Thee." Have students discuss allusions in this speech.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Pop Rocks Matter
Pop Rocks Matter
Lesson Plan
Pop Rocks Matter
This experiment is a fun lesson that captures the ears, eyes, and minds of students! It combines writing, reasoning, predictions, and teamwork with candies and soda to produce a memorable lesson on chemical reactions and energy.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
All About Vampires
All About Vampires
Worksheet
All About Vampires
Sink your teeth into this fun reading and writing activity, and learn all about vampires! Your child will read some history behind these Halloween villains.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Accidental Inventions
Accidental Inventions
Worksheet
Accidental Inventions
Kids will be fascinated by these stories of accidents that turned into huge successes!
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
All About Zombies
All About Zombies
Worksheet
All About Zombies
Get into the spirit of Halloween with a spooky info page, all about zombies! Your child will learn the ways of the walking dead as he hones his reading skills.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Make a Travel Brochure for Rome
Make a Travel Brochure for Rome
Worksheet
Make a Travel Brochure for Rome
When in Rome, what should visitors do? Let your students become a tour guide to Rome, the historic city in Italy, with this travel brochure activity.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
All About Werewolves
All About Werewolves
Worksheet
All About Werewolves
Celebrate Halloween with a spooky reading exercise, where you'll learn all about werewolves! Read up on the history behind these legendary beasts.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Make a Travel Brochure for Paris
Make a Travel Brochure for Paris
Worksheet
Make a Travel Brochure for Paris
This travel brochure activity summarizes the fascinating history behind the birthplace of the Renaissance.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Make a Travel Brochure for Mexico City
Make a Travel Brochure for Mexico City
Worksheet
Make a Travel Brochure for Mexico City
Invite your students to create a travel brochure about Mexico City and pull key facts from the informational text provided.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Make a Travel Brochure for Lisbon
Make a Travel Brochure for Lisbon
Worksheet
Make a Travel Brochure for Lisbon
As your students read the nonfiction text in this travel brochure activity, they will learn about the many cultures that have enriched the diverse city of Lisbon.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Make a Travel Brochure for Amsterdam
Make a Travel Brochure for Amsterdam
Worksheet
Make a Travel Brochure for Amsterdam
Your students will pick their favorite information and create a travel brochure all about Amsterdam, complete with a map!
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Make a Travel Brochure for Tokyo
Make a Travel Brochure for Tokyo
Worksheet
Make a Travel Brochure for Tokyo
During this activity, students will learn about Japan's capital city, Tokyo and create their own travel brochure.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Make a Travel Brochure for Oslo
Make a Travel Brochure for Oslo
Worksheet
Make a Travel Brochure for Oslo
This activity invites kids to explore Norway's history, attractions, and get to know its famous residents. After learning more about Oslo, your child will create a travel brochure and map of the city.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Make a Travel Brochure for Beijing
Make a Travel Brochure for Beijing
Worksheet
Make a Travel Brochure for Beijing
What's the best way to get to know a city? Play tourist! In this activity, students create a travel brochure on the 2008 Olympic host city, Beijing.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Make a Travel Brochure for Buenos Aires
Make a Travel Brochure for Buenos Aires
Worksheet
Make a Travel Brochure for Buenos Aires
Encourage students to turn vacations into educational experiences. This activity asks students to research a famous destination, pull key information, and plug that information into a travel brochure.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Make a Travel Brochure for Melbourne
Make a Travel Brochure for Melbourne
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Make a Travel Brochure for Melbourne
This research project asks students to create their own travel brochure about Melbourne, including an introduction, historic events, fun facts, and more.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Make a Travel Brochure for Dublin
Make a Travel Brochure for Dublin
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Make a Travel Brochure for Dublin
Will visitors see leprechauns while visiting in Dublin? Tell your researching students to find out with this travel brochure activity!
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Make a Travel Brochure for Prague
Make a Travel Brochure for Prague
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Make a Travel Brochure for Prague
Students will pick their favorite facts about the city of Prague and create their own travel brochure, complete with a map.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Make a Travel Brochure for Vancouver
Make a Travel Brochure for Vancouver
Worksheet
Make a Travel Brochure for Vancouver
After reading a nonfiction text about the history, sights, and people of Vancouver, your student will create their own informational brochure about the city.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Make a Travel Brochure for Berlin
Make a Travel Brochure for Berlin
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Make a Travel Brochure for Berlin
About 14 million people visit the historic city of Berlin each year. Give your students the opportunity to study and share historic facts and places in Germany's capital with this brochure exercise.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet