Snowballs are flying along with jeers from an angry mob. Shots ring out in the crowd! But was it a massacre? The events leading up to the Boston Massacre were exciting. Put students in the time period with two different researched readings. (Included are
On This Day in American History! 365 Days of Warmups & American History Trivia
Historical Events - Middle School History Geography Worksheets: The Missouri Compromise. I am not completely sure yet, but I would try to tie this activity into math. This would be great for teaching ratios and percentages.
This Colonies Lap Book contains interactive organizers which may be glued onto a file folder to from a lap book, added to interactive notebooks, or used individually. Do something similar for science unit.
From 1781 to the United States was governed by the Articles of Confederation. However, the Articles of confederation government, which derived its powers from the states, was to weak to meet the needs of the united states.