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"I don't believe it's possible to be neutral. The world is already moving in certain directions. And to be neutral, to be passive, in a situation like that, is to collaborate with what is going on. And I, as a teacher, don't want to be a collaborator." -Howard Zinn

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This resource includes a 9 slide PowerPoint presentation and 1 page guided notes worksheet focusing on the events leading up to, during, and after the genocide in Rwanda. This resource includes an answer key.PowerPoint includes links to several videos including PBS News Hour program focusing on the ... News Hour, Family Movie Night, History Class, Teacher Newsletter, Social Studies, Worksheets, I Am Awesome, Homeschool, Presentation

Rwandan Genocide (Pre, During, After) PowerPoint and Guided Notes

This resource includes a 9 slide PowerPoint presentation and 1 page guided notes worksheet focusing on the events leading up to, during, and after the genocide in Rwanda. This resource includes an answer key.PowerPoint includes links to several videos including PBS News Hour program focusing on the ...

United States History Timeline Sort ActivityIn this 2-part activity, students will first research key events in U.S. History and record the dates on a recording sheet. Once they are finished, they must arrange all 22 events in chronological order. Each card has a corresponding letter. Once the cards... Howard Zinn, History Timeline, Sorting Activities, Early Finishers, Recording Sheets, History Class, Dates, Worksheets, Students

United States History Timeline Sort Activity

United States History Timeline Sort ActivityIn this 2-part activity, students will first research key events in U.S. History and record the dates on a recording sheet. Once they are finished, they must arrange all 22 events in chronological order. Each card has a corresponding letter. Once the cards...

This resource includes a 56 Google slide presentation on South America. Topics included: History, Geography, Economic Activity, Government, and Culture. Discussion questions, activities, video and resource links are included in the slideshow.This resource also includes 3 interactive notebook pages (... Middle School Geography, School Subjects, History Class, Interactive Notebooks, Teacher Newsletter, Teacher Pay Teachers, Social Studies, South America, Toolbox

Intro to South America Google Slides & Interactive Notes Pages

This resource includes a 56 Google slide presentation on South America. Topics included: History, Geography, Economic Activity, Government, and Culture. Discussion questions, activities, video and resource links are included in the slideshow.This resource also includes 3 interactive notebook pages (...

Word walls are a great way to introduce and reinforce new vocabulary in the classroom! I use word walls with every unit in both my United States History course and Geography courses. My students utilize my word walls daily! For example, I incorporate my word walls into my bell-ringers, I refer to my... Fort Laramie, George Armstrong, Ell Students, Create Your Own Card, Bell Ringers, Plains Indians, Vocabulary Building, Word Walls, Struggling Readers

Plains Indian Wars Word Wall

Word walls are a great way to introduce and reinforce new vocabulary in the classroom! I use word walls with every unit in both my United States History course and Geography courses. My students utilize my word walls daily! For example, I incorporate my word walls into my bell-ringers, I refer to my...

This DIGITAL resource is intended to be used at the beginning of the year to introduce your students to their History textbook. This resource includes questions pertaining to the following: Table of Contents, chapters, glossary, index, political maps, physical maps, thematic maps, charts, artifacts,... Textbook Scavenger Hunt, Digital History, History Class, Ancient History, Contents, Social Studies, How To Introduce Yourself, Charts, Physics

Digital History Textbook Scavenger Hunt (Distance Learning)

This DIGITAL resource is intended to be used at the beginning of the year to introduce your students to their History textbook. This resource includes questions pertaining to the following: Table of Contents, chapters, glossary, index, political maps, physical maps, thematic maps, charts, artifacts,...

This Social Studies-themed back to school "Meet the Teacher" template bundle is perfect for "Back to School Night," Open House, or Registration Day. I've included 7 visually appealing editable templates and 4 completed samples in this bundle. I've also included instructions and two freebies as part ... What Is Geography, Syllabus Template, Meet The Teacher Template, Teacher Forms, Back To School Night, Bulletin Board Display, History Class, New Teachers, Social Studies

Meet the Teacher Templates for Social Studies

This Social Studies-themed back to school "Meet the Teacher" template bundle is perfect for "Back to School Night," Open House, or Registration Day. I've included 7 visually appealing editable templates and 4 completed samples in this bundle. I've also included instructions and two freebies as part ...

This resource is a hyperslide deck with video links and a viewer's guide focusing on the PBS program, History Detectives (episode 5, season 10). Program Description:The Case:Matt Flynt of Winston-Salem, NC thinks he may have snatched up a remnant of American Civil Rights history.Perusing Craig's Lis... Howard Zinn, Winston Salem, History Class, Video Link, Episode 5, Civil Rights, Sliders, Social Studies, Civilization

Civil Rights: History Detectives "Woolworths Signs" Interactive Google Slide

This resource is a hyperslide deck with video links and a viewer's guide focusing on the PBS program, History Detectives (episode 5, season 10). Program Description:The Case:Matt Flynt of Winston-Salem, NC thinks he may have snatched up a remnant of American Civil Rights history.Perusing Craig's Lis...

Why History Matters Interactive Bulletin Board and Notes PagesThis resource includes 20 cards to be used in an interactive bulletin board display. Topics included are: Why history matters? What skills do we learn when we study history? What does it mean to think like a historian? How are historians ... High School American History, American History Lessons, World History Classroom, History Teachers, Common Core Social Studies, Syllabus Template, History Bulletin Boards, Teacher Forms, Secondary Source

Why History Matters Bulletin Board and Stations Activity

Why History Matters Interactive Bulletin Board and Notes PagesThis resource includes 20 cards to be used in an interactive bulletin board display. Topics included are: Why history matters? What skills do we learn when we study history? What does it mean to think like a historian? How are historians ...

Queen Lili‘uokalani (1838-1917) was the first sovereign queen, and the last monarch of Hawai‘i, who assumed the throne in the midst of a government takeover by American business owners supported by the U.S. military. After being deposed and placed under house arrest, she fought to preserve native Hawaiian rights and traditions. Queen Of Hawaii, Middle Passage, History Department, Island Nations, American War, Women In History, White Man, Citizen, Empire

Queen Lili‘uokalani - The First and Last Queen of Hawai‘i | American Masters | PBS

Queen Lili‘uokalani (1838-1917) was the first sovereign queen, and the last monarch of Hawai‘i, who assumed the throne in the midst of a government takeover by American business owners supported by the U.S. military. After being deposed and placed under house arrest, she fought to preserve native Hawaiian rights and traditions.

This engaging and visually appealing hyperslide resource covers the main components of a middle or high school syllabus. I've included a "gameboard-syle" interactive slide with links to each page in the syllabus. In addition, I have included a scavenger hunt activity at the end of the syllabus ensur... What Is A Syllabus, High School Syllabus, School Scavenger Hunt, Middle School Geography, Classroom Expectations, Meet The Teacher, Classroom Supplies, History Class, Google Classroom

Syllabus Interactive Google Slides (and Scavenger Hunt Activity)

This engaging and visually appealing interactive Google slide resource covers the main components of a middle or high school syllabus. I've included a "gameboard-syle" interactive slide with links to each page in the syllabus. In addition, I included a scavenger hunt activity at the end of the sylla...

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World War I Color-by-Number Worksheet

This resource makes a great review activity, sub-day activity, or extra credit activity focusing on key events from U.S. involvement in World War I. This resource includes: -Two coloring page options (General John J. Pershing image and tank image) -Two pages of multiple-choice questions (26 questions total). Patriotic colors & Stained Glass color options. -Answer key

Educate your students about "why history matters," how to both think and work like a historian, and much more with this visually appealing and engaging interactive HyperSlide resource. Topics covered:What is History?Why does History matter?Historical ThinkingTools of a HistorianPrimary and Secondary... Primary And Secondary Sources, Vocabulary Practice, Up For The Challenge, Sketch Notes, Learning Styles, History Class, Educational Videos, Toolbox, Historian

Why History Matters Interactive Google Slides (Distance Learning)

Educate your students about "why history matters," how to both think and work like a historian, and much more with this visually appealing and engaging interactive Google Slides resource. Topics covered:What is History?Why does History matter?Historical ThinkingTools of a HistorianPrimary and Second...

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An education blog focusing on High School Social Studies.