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Teacher Toolbox. Toilet Flush Sound Effect For Free. Journey through a school day with kids around the world. Exploring Schools around the World. Have you ever thought about what it would be like to attend a school in another country?

Exploring Schools around the World

It may be very different from your own school. Going to school is important for kids, and schools all share a similar goal – to help children learn skills that will be needed as they grow up. Let’s learn more about what a typical school day looks like in countries around the world. 150 Wartime Recipes – The 1940's Experiment. (September 2009) Lining up at the Rationing Board office, New Orleans, 1943Rationing is often instituted during wartime for civilians as well.

150 Wartime Recipes – The 1940's Experiment

For example, each person may be given “ration coupons” allowing him or her to purchase a certain amount of a product each month. Rationing often includes food and other necessities for which there is a shortage, including materials needed for the war effort such as rubber tires, leather shoes, clothing and gasoline. Military sieges often result in shortages of food and other essential consumables. The rations allocated to an individual are often determined based on age, sex, race or social standing. World History : HyperHistory. Social Studies, The Arts. The Growth of Democratic Tradition: The Age of Enlightenment. Teachers - Overview - The Constitution: Counter Revolution or National Salvation? - Lesson Plan. Back to Lesson Plans Lesson Overview It is Fall 1787.

Teachers - Overview - The Constitution: Counter Revolution or National Salvation? - Lesson Plan

The Federal Convention has recently concluded its closed door meetings in Philadelphia and presented the nation with a new model for the government. Overview - The Bill of Rights: Debating the Amendments - Lesson Plan. Back to Lesson Plans Lesson Overview In this lesson, students will examine a copy of twelve possible amendments to the United States Constitution as originally sent to the states for their ratification in September of 1789.

Overview - The Bill of Rights: Debating the Amendments - Lesson Plan

Students will debate and vote on which of these amendments they would ratify and compare their resulting “Bill of Rights” to the ten amendments ratified by ten states that have since been known by this name. Procedure - "The U.S. Constitution: Continuity and Change" - Lesson Plan. Back to Lesson Plans Lesson Procedure Lesson One: Drafting the Constitution This lesson, a supplement to a study of the Constitutional Convention, focuses on The Committee of Detail's draft of the Constitution submitted on 6 August 1787.

Procedure - "The U.S. Constitution: Continuity and Change" - Lesson Plan

Overarching Essential Questions.pdf. Pinterest. Watch Full Episodes Online of History Detectives on PBS. Use one of the services below to sign in to PBS: You've just tried to add this video to your Watchlist so you can watch it later.

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But first, we need you to sign-in to PBS using one of the services below. You’ll be able to manage videos in your Watchlist, keep track of your favorite shows, watch PBS in high definition, and much more! What is Historical Thinking? Jan 10 2011 We here at use the term a lot and you have probably heard it bandied about lately.

What is Historical Thinking?

But what does it mean? How the Common Core Standards Tackle Problem Solving. When the word creativity is used, the left side of my head begins to hurt.

How the Common Core Standards Tackle Problem Solving

Critical Evaluation. HarpWeek: Explore History. 100 Milestone Documents. The following is a list of 100 milestone documents, compiled by the National Archives and Records Administration, and drawn primarily from its nationwide holdings. The documents chronicle United States history from 1776 to 1965. Complete List of Documents Please note that you can always use the thumbnail images at the top of every page to navigate directly to any of the 100 Milestone Documents. home 100 milestone documents. Elementary Lessons for Primary and Secondary Sources. Primary and Secondary Sources LA GLEs: 46, 47, 48, 49, 50, 51 Needed prior to first lesson Some examples of primary and secondary sources (photographs, clothing, news articles, photographs of buildings, people, clothes, and activities; and maps, diaries, articles of clothing, advertisements, magazines, etc.

Time: One Week (45 minutes daily)Lessons: Primary Source Sets. Teachers Abraham Lincoln: Rise to National Prominence Speeches, correspondence, campaign materials and a map documenting the free and slave states in 1856 chronicle Lincoln’s rise to national prominence American Authors in the Nineteenth Century: Whitman, Dickinson, Longfellow, Stowe, and PoeA selection of Library of Congress primary sources exploring the topic of American authors in the nineteenth century, including Walt Whitman, Emily Dickinson, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Harriet Beecher Stowe, and Edgar Allan Poe.

This set also includes a Teacher's Guide with historical context and teaching suggestions Assimilation through EducationPhotos, early film footage, federal government reports, cartoons, and maps tell the complex tale of the efforts to assimilate Native Americans through education Baseball: Across a Divided SocietySong sheets, video clips, images, trading cards, and photographs tell the story of how baseball emerged as the American national pastime. Using Primary Sources - Teachers. Primary sources are the raw materials of history — original documents and objects which were created at the time under study.

They are different from secondary sources, accounts or interpretations of events created by someone without firsthand experience. Examining primary sources gives students a powerful sense of history and the complexity of the past. Helping students analyze primary sources can also guide them toward higher-order thinking and better critical thinking and analysis skills. Before you begin: The Library of Congress. Social Studies Web Quests. Web Quests Ready-to-go! - 340+ Pages - Just Click and Print!

View Collection Ultimate Social Studies Series - Over 2,900 Printables - For All Grade Levels View Now... AlternateHistoryHub. Khan Academy. 101 Great Sites for Social Studies Class. 1.) Science Videos – Teach With Fergy. Below you will find a collection of videos that I find both entertaining as well as useful both inside the classroom and out. Enjoy! GeneralBiology Ecology Chemistry Physics Space Earth Science Newest Additions. Search by Standards - For Teachers. CTE Project. Complete Guide to educational and special needs apps, complete list at One Place for Special Needs. Complete guide to educational and special needs apps With over 300,000 apps it's easy to become overwhelmed by the number of app choices. It's also easy to spend a small fortune on a lot of useless apps. Great depression. The Impact of Common Core Standards on Special Education - Special Education Resources.

Last summer the federal government moved away from the educational standards provided in No Child Left Behind into a new set of standards called Common Core Standards. Special Education LiveBinders Shelf. Search results for "Special Education" Email this Shelf Post to Twitter or Facebook Embed this Shelf Email this Shelf: Click in the box below which will select this shelf url for copy and paste:

Home. PBS LearningMedia. Digital History. Slavery Throughout the World: World History in Context. Social Studies - BrainPOP. Civil War - HistoryAnimated. Social Studies Beyond the Text: Special Education on Pinterest. Social Studies Beyond the Text: Technology on Pinterest. Social Studies Beyond the Text:Resources on Pinterest. Social Studies. The State Board of Education has adopted the Ohio Revised Standards in Social Studies as part of Ohio's Learning Standards for academic learning.

The Kindergarten - Grade 12 standards will be fully in use in Ohio classrooms by 2014-2015.