Elementary US History (k-3)

Elementary (Grades 3-5) Social Studies Lesson Plans, Activities, and Teacher Resources

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  • 3-5, MS
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This 32 page children's book, with 25 child-friendly photos, is an ideal introduction to the facts and themes surrounding the September 11, 2001...
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • 3-5, MS, HS
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When the Rules Aren’t Right is a graphic novel for all ages. It is the story of Emma, your basic fed-up teen, tired of parents who only talk about...
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • K-2, 3-5, MS, HS
Join us for a webinar with education experts from the American Federation of Teachers , the Southern Poverty Law Center’s Teaching Tolerance project...
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Friday, April 7, 2017 - 11:38am
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The National Park Service, Drs. Maria Sanelli, Louis Rodriquez present the Cesar Chavez Educator Toolkit The Cesar E Chavez Educator’s Toolkit is a...
NBC Learn
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Friday, February 2, 2018 - 3:49pm
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Harriet Tubman returned to the South 19 times to bring over 300 slaves to freedom. Much less is known about Harriet Tubman's role as nurse, spy and...
CRF
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Saturday, July 7, 2018 - 3:13pm
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The Boston Plays are short, imaginative reader's theater pieces about problems the American colonists had with the British government prior to the...
ADL
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Monday, January 16, 2017 - 5:50pm
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When her fifth-grade teacher hints that a series of lessons about home and community will culminate with one big answer about two tall towers once...
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This lesson is meant for the first days of school in order to observe how ELLs can use language in social studies. The lesson has four stations, one...
Let it Ripple
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Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 2:51pm
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  • Social Studies
  • 3-5, MS, HS
50/50 gives the 10,000 year history of women + power — from setbacks and uprisings, to the bigger context of where we are today. Using her signature...
Storyline Online
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Thursday, August 30, 2018 - 4:46pm
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Book written by Alane Adams; illustrated by Lauren Gallegos. Brrr! Georgie wakes up to a freezing morning in 1920’s Pennsylvania and gets the bad...