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Social Studies Menu {Tried it Tuesday}

Social Studies Menu {Tried it Tuesday}

I've read about choice menus forever, but never tried it until just recently. I decided to created a menu to use during social studies review when students finish with stations early or we have a few extra minutes in class. I introduced the menu a week ago and you would've thought I'd given my students gold! They were thrilled!! I asked if they'd seen a menu before and we talked about a fast food restaurant menu. Then I asked what they would buy if I told them they had $5 to spend at the…

The Most Influential Legal Cases of the Last Century

The Most Influential Legal Cases of the Last Century

The US legal system has changed dramatically over the past 100 years. These legal cases are some of the most influential cases that have impacted and

Infographic: Presidents Day 2013 - Which Presidents Are On U.S. Money?

Which Presidents Are On U.S. Money? | Infographics Archive

NerdWallet team has put together this infographic to share some fun facts about the U.S. Presidents and how they came to be on our money.

16 types of governments Infographic

16 types of governments

An infographics that defines the different types of governments and provides their brief description.

Prohibition Did What?! goes over the effects of that sad time period in American history.

19 Beer Infographics To Make You See Double - Blog

Here are 19 beer infographics to make you see double. With the end of St. Patrick's Day weekend, learn all about the reasons we celebrate - beer.

Tom Richey's World History and US history site (AWESOME) Full of PowerPoints, and more

Welcome to TomRichey.net!

PowerPoints, Documents, Videos, and Review Guides for US, World, and European History teachers and students.

Great activity for World War II that forces students to think critically! Students are given five scenarios that involve World War II, the Holocaust, and its aftermath. Then they are asked to answer a series of thought provoking moral questions. Each story is based on a true event and the real stories are also provided. Extension suggestions and a lesson plan are included.

WWII Dilemmas

Great activity for World War II that forces students to think critically! Students are given five scenarios that involve World War II, the Holocaust, and its aftermath. Then they are asked to answer a series of thought provoking moral questions. Each story is based on a true event and the real stories are also provided. Extension suggestions and a lesson plan are included.

What Is a Stock? uses clear graphics and plain terms to explain what a stock is, offer a brief history of stock markets, and give a brief explanation of why people buy stocks.

11 Infographics and Videos for Teaching Economics

Free Technology for Teachers

Having all these terms organized together along with easy-to-understand pictures could be really helpful when teaching about landforms! www.teachthis.com.au

Landforms, Continents & Oceans Activities {A Science, Writing & Literacy Unit}

Having all these terms organized together along with easy-to-understand pictures could be really helpful when teaching about landforms! www.teachthis.com.au

Interesting facts about Martin Luther King, Jr.

Interesting facts about Martin Luther King, Jr. – infographic

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