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Sierra Prather saved to Social Studies Ideas
(Click on any photo to be taken to the resource) You are going to LOVE this unit. It’s easy to implement, it’s comprehensive, #representation, and your students are going to walk away with a great foundation of important social studies skills. We lay the foundation in literally every other academic area, social studies shouldn’t be ... Read more
As a kid in school I loved when my teachers celebrated creativity in the classroom. In fact, when I reflect on my own education, the moments I remember the most were the creative ones. I vividly remember making salt maps of the state, book report mobiles, models, papier-mâché globes, interactive brochures, puppets, and dioramas. What about you? Are the instructional moments that you remember the most tied to creative activities? There's just something so powerful about hands-on learning with…
Catherine Calvert saved to Coop Class
Competition games are a great way to ramp up the engagement in your social studies classroom! Check out this blog post on 7 great competition games for your social studies class!
STATIONS | 7 WAYS TO STEP AWAY FROM THE LECTURE PODIUM & REVITALIZE YOUR SOCIAL STUDIES CLASSROOM - Brainy Apples
Learn how to use social studies stations in the Middle & High School classroom to increase student engagement. Includes link for a free station activity!
Brandi Alderman saved to Teaching history
Social studies include history, geography, economics, civics and sociology. These are important concepts for being a good citizen.
Leslie Fusilier saved to 4th grade Science & SS
Students of History provides thorough and engaging lesson plans and resources for teaching social studies to middle school and high school students.
McKenzie Johnson saved to Projects for Garrett
Do you use bell ringers in your social studies class? If not, are you interested in trying them out? Today in history bell ringers are a fantastic way to start your social studies classes because they help engage your students from the minute they enter your classroom! PS – make sure you read to the ... Read More about Today in History Bell-Ringers for the Entire Year
Anna Guinee saved to Class, Class
The first week of school, before you even begin to teach history, is more important than most teachers realize. It can make or break your year. Unfortunately, it is the week most beginning teachers have
Barbara Richter-Wright saved to Homeschooling