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Understand African American Spirituals
Understand African American Spirituals
Lesson Plan
Understand African American Spirituals
Spirituals have a long history in the United States, and often serve to strengthen and motivate people. Students will compare three types of spirituals from different time periods and share their understanding with their peers.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Women Who Dared to Dream Poster
Women Who Dared to Dream Poster
Worksheet
Women Who Dared to Dream Poster
Featuring artists, dreamers, rebels, and entrepreneurs, this Women Who Dared to Dream poster showcases a selection of women from around the world paved the way for others.
Kindergarten
Social studies
Worksheet
Writing Opinions About Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz
Writing Opinions About Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz
Lesson Plan
Writing Opinions About Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz
Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz was a 17th century writer and philosopher who today is considered one of the first documented feminists and advocates for women’s education. In this lesson, students will read two nonfiction texts about Sor Juana and discuss her life and accomplishments before writing an opinion piece about her.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Learning About Influentual Women Worldwide
Learning About Influentual Women Worldwide
Lesson Plan
Learning About Influentual Women Worldwide
Rad (awesome, brave, radical, cool) women have been around since the beginning of time, but so often their stories are overlooked. Take your students on a journey through history with this lesson that uses the book *Rad Women Worldwide* by Kate Schatz. The lesson exposes students to the stories of 40 rad women from around the world and throughout various time periods, who challenged and changed the world. Students will read the profiles of a few of the women before analyzing their journeys and accomplishments using graphic organizers.
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Blarney: A Game of Deception
Blarney: A Game of Deception
Worksheet
Blarney: A Game of Deception
In Blarney: A Game of Deception, children learn about the legend of the Blarney Stone, along with the rules for a fun game where they must decide which player is lying!
4th grade
Social studies
Worksheet
History of Law
History of Law
Worksheet
History of Law
Here's a history quiz that is sure to stump even the most studious civics buff! Fill in the blanks, and learn a bit about the history of written law.
Social studies
Worksheet
Topaz War Relocation Center
Topaz War Relocation Center
Worksheet
Topaz War Relocation Center
Read about an important and controversial events that took place on American soil during WWII, at the Topaz War Relocation Center.
Social studies
Worksheet
Centennial Timeline
Centennial Timeline
Activity
Centennial Timeline
Commemorate the 100th Day of School with your child by making a timeline covering the last 100 years in this enriching middle school history activity.
Social studies
Activity
Make Art Like the Ancient Greeks: Black-Figure Vase Painting
Make Art Like the Ancient Greeks: Black-Figure Vase Painting
Activity
Make Art Like the Ancient Greeks: Black-Figure Vase Painting
Ancient Greek vases were not only utilitarian, they were also works of art. Jump into ancient cultures by decorating your own vase in classic Greek style.
4th grade
Social studies
Activity
Draw Your Own Cartouche: Personalized Hieroglyphics
Draw Your Own Cartouche: Personalized Hieroglyphics
Activity
Draw Your Own Cartouche: Personalized Hieroglyphics
Bring history to life by helping your child create her own cartouche like the Egyptians did thousands of years ago.
Social studies
Activity
Make a Seven Wonders of the World Brochure
Make a Seven Wonders of the World Brochure
Activity
Make a Seven Wonders of the World Brochure
Help your teen delve into the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World; he'll come up with catchy slogans to advertise them in a pretend travel brochure.
Social studies
Activity
Make a Hoplite Shield
Make a Hoplite Shield
Activity
Make a Hoplite Shield
Spark your child's interest in ancient history by making a round shield like the ones carried by hoplites, Ancient Greek citizen-soldiers.
Social studies
Activity
Build an Edible Ancient Temple!
Build an Edible Ancient Temple!
Activity
Build an Edible Ancient Temple!
Make your own architectural masterpiece with supplies from the pantry. Your temple may not be as impressive as the real thing, but it'll be twice as delicious!
Social studies
Activity
Tibetan Prayer Flags
Tibetan Prayer Flags
Activity
Tibetan Prayer Flags
Encourage your child's interest in other cultures by helping him create his own colorful prayer flag inscribed with a special message for the world.
Social studies
Activity
Make Your Own Treasure Map
Make Your Own Treasure Map
Activity
Make Your Own Treasure Map
Turn your child's learning about ancient civilizations into a swashbuckling adventure by having her make an ancient treasure map!
Social studies
Activity
Self-Portrait Project
Self-Portrait Project
Activity
Self-Portrait Project
Your child can create a portrait of himself or his loved ones in the style of Modigliani with the help of oil pastels!
Social studies
Activity
Renaissance Art Project: Create a Silverpoint Drawing
Renaissance Art Project: Create a Silverpoint Drawing
Activity
Renaissance Art Project: Create a Silverpoint Drawing
Help your high school revive some Renaissance history with art by making a silverpoint sketch. In this activity, make your own stylus and special paper.
5th grade
Social studies
Activity
Revive French Surrealism: Play Exquisite Corpse!
Revive French Surrealism: Play Exquisite Corpse!
Activity
Revive French Surrealism: Play Exquisite Corpse!
Play Exquisite Corpse with your high schooler to give her a taste of French Surrealism while working collaboratively to create unique and funky pieces of art!
Social studies
Activity
Newspaper Editing
Newspaper Editing
Activity
Newspaper Editing
Show your teens the connection between making history and writing it by having them write, illustrate, and edit a newspaper from the past.
Social studies
Activity
Write Mythological Mad Libs
Write Mythological Mad Libs
Activity
Write Mythological Mad Libs
Help your child put a new spin on her favorite myth by turning it into a mad lib! Guaranteed to bring the giggles, this fun activity also packs in the learning.
5th grade
Social studies
Activity