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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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The Gold and Salt Trade
The Gold and Salt Trade
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The Gold and Salt Trade
Explore West Africa's historical gold salt trade with this fascinating reading passage and accompanying set of comprehension questions!
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 Legislative Branch: Two Chambers of Congress
The Legislative Branch: Two Chambers of Congress
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The Legislative Branch: Two Chambers of Congress
Students learn about the legislative branch of the U.S. government and explore key facts about the two chambers of Congress in this engaging civics worksheet!
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Identifying Primary and Secondary Sources
Identifying Primary and Secondary Sources
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Identifying Primary and Secondary Sources
Investigate the difference between primary and secondary sources with this helpful social studies worksheet!
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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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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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The New Seven Wonders of the World
The New Seven Wonders of the World
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The New Seven Wonders of the World
Invite students to travel the world as they explore the New Seven Wonders of the World with this engaging research activity!
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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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The Executive Branch: What Are the Executive Departments?
The Executive Branch: What Are the Executive Departments?
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The Executive Branch: What Are the Executive Departments?
Students learn about the roles and functions of each of the executive departments of the United States' government with this middle grades civics worksheet.
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The Columbian Exchange
The Columbian Exchange
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The Columbian Exchange
Explore the lasting effects of the Columbian Exchange with this two-page social studies worksheet!
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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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Analyzing Historical Artwork: The First Thanksgiving, 1621
Analyzing Historical Artwork: The First Thanksgiving, 1621
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Analyzing Historical Artwork: The First Thanksgiving, 1621
Learn how to analyze historical artwork with the help of this social studies worksheet!
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