Resource: Stanford History Education Group. This is a website with lessons aimed at teaching middle school-aged students and above to "read like a historian;" the lessons require a high level of English language proficiency but could possibly be adapted for students who are at lower levels.

Reading Like an Historian

The Reading Like a Historian curriculum by the Stanford History Education Group engages students in historical inquiry. One of the best history websites that includes lessons and documents.saves time and energy lesson planning!

Whether you’re looking to kick your lesson planning into high gear or just need a few extra fun factoids and anecdotes to cap off your world history curriculum this school year, TeacherPop has a few suggestions to make the history of the world even more interesting for your students. Check out these top world history resources to keep your students at the edge of their seats! SHEG’s World History Lessons From Stanford History Education Group, these world history lessons are a great resource…

Whether you’re looking to kick your lesson planning into high gear or just need a few extra fun factoids and anecdotes to cap off your world history curriculum this school year, TeacherPop has a few suggestions to make the history of the world even more i

This website has great document-based history lessons that get students reading like a historian!

Reading Like an Historian

The Reading Like a Historian curriculum engages students in historical inquiry. Each lesson revolves around a central historical question and features sets of primary documents designed for groups of students with diverse reading skills and abilities.

Blank World History Timeline - Wow!!  This is a 100+ page FREE download that will allow you to make your own timelines for your social studies lessons.  Great visual in a special education classroom.  What a find.  Go to:  http://researchparent.com/blank-world-history-timeline/

Free, Printable Blank World History Timeline

Blank World History Timeline - Wow!! This is a 100+ page FREE download that will allow you to make your own timelines for your social studies lessons. Great visual in a special education classroom. What a find. Go to: http://researchparent.com/blank-world-history-timeline/

This would be a great way to integrate technology. We could make all kinds videos but also watch videos on important events in history. Youtube has all kinds of educational videos and resources.

Turn Your Classroom Into A Time Machine [Infographic]

Hollywood has pushed out some impressive historical dramas. However, these films can be brutal. Here are some great historical movies for junior high and high school.

Historical Movies for Middle School and High School Under R

From Schindler's List to Free State of Jones, Hollywood has pushed out some impressive historical dramas. However, these films can be brutal. Here are some great historical movies for junior high and high school.

Worksheets: The Battle of Bunker Hill

The Battle of Bunker Hill

The Battle of Bunker Hill was one of the early battles of the American Revolution. Discover the important features of the battle with this worksheet.

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Texas History Facts for Kids (Video for Texas Symbols)

Texas History Facts for Kids (Video for Texas Symbols) Walters Walters Rowell, so you don't feel left out with Eric and Bailey.

Read Like a Historian- free middle and high school US and World History using primary sources- from Stanford

A tipi stands and American Indian Movement banner at the Washington Monument, Photo credit: Warren K. Leffler / The Library of Congress

Worksheets: The Battles of Lexington and Concord

The Battles of Lexington and Concord

Black History Month anchor charts and more!

Black History Month

Shared research and anchor charts on important people in black history in the first grade classroom. Plus, snag a FREEBIE!

Historical fiction is my favorite genre to read because I love history (maybe I should have been a social studies teacher). It's also a genre I love to recommend to students because they learn about an issue, event, or time period as they are reading. Here's 7 historical fiction titles, that I've recently read and would recommend to middle school students.

7 Historical Fiction Titles to Recommend to Your Middle School Students

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