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7th Grade Webquests - Mr. Hutson's  7th/8th Grade History Class. Civil War Webquest. IntroductionIt is 3:30 a.m. in the middle of the night.

Civil War Webquest

You have just woken up from a long and strange night of sleep. You have been learning about the Civil War in school, and last night you dreamt that you were fighting in civil war battles, talking to soldiers, and listening to President Lincoln give an Address at Gettysburg. Explore. Search: "world geography scavenger hunt" Resources Educators.


Reading strategies to help high school students and middle school students understand their textbooks. Students may be getting a good early start on reading in the elementary grades, but to meet the increasing demands of textbook reading in high school and middle school, students need continued reading coaching and support, according to recent articles in the Journal of Adolescent & Adult Literacy (JAAL) and Preventing School Failure.

Reading strategies to help high school students and middle school students understand their textbooks

Educators have become increasingly aware that many high school and middle school students just don’t have the skills to read their math, science and social studies textbooks. It doesn’t help that many textbooks don’t exactly use best practices when presenting unfamiliar vocabulary and information, and that content teachers in the upper grades are typically not trained to develop students’ reading skills.

Content teachers in middle school and high school need to give their students strategies so they can access their reading material. Below are some strategies PLAN Case Study. The Butter Battle Book questions.docx. File: The Butter Battle Book questions.docx Kevin Roughton Jurupa Middle Riverside, CA 1609 Views 127 Downloads 3 Favorites Comments.

The Butter Battle Book questions.docx

MrZoller. Mr. Neal's Virtual Classroom. Untitled. Access the EEI Curriculum. Access all 85 California Education and the Environment Initiative (EEI) Curriculum units here!

Access the EEI Curriculum

Please join our mailing list to obtain a password for the Teacher’s Editions and to get updates on EEI news and events. EEI is California’s groundbreaking, first-in-the nation K-12 environmental education curriculum. It’s California State Board of Education-approved, teaches select California science and history/social science standards and helps support Common Core and Next Generation Science Standards.

Each EEI Curriculum unit contains a combination of teacher, classroom and student components that are chock-full of engaging lessons and informational texts. NOTE: The Teacher's Edition PDFs are image rich and may take a minute or more to download, depending on your browser and Internet connection. You will need Windows Media Player to view the videos in this section. American Forum - Fast-Food History. Welcome to Discovery Education. News for tweens, kids and students.

Kimono. United States and Capitals Map. Label the Diagram Game : Geography #1. Global Destinations & International Recipes. Welcome to our Destinations page.

Global Destinations & International Recipes

Most country profiles include links to recipes associated with that country's or region's cuisine. We are adding countries as we accumulate recipes. If you wish to suggest a good international, regional or country site—or have a favorite recipe you wish to submit, please email us the link or your recipe to Food Timeline: food history research service. Stock Footage Archival Video Clips and Historic Photo Images from CriticalPast. History Powerpoint Presentations - Free download. Year 7 index page - materials and resources for Year 7 school history studies - 1066-1500. internet links, resources, lessons, games, quizzes & interactivities.

Year 7 index page - materials and resources for Year 7 school history studies - 1066-1500

Introduction What is history? The Japan Project - Japanese Culture. Maps of United States - Complete Maps. Presidents and Slaves: Helping Students Find the Truth. During a lesson about George Washington and the American Revolution, I explained to my 5th graders that Washington owned over 300 people.

Presidents and Slaves: Helping Students Find the Truth

One student added that Thomas Jefferson also was a slave owner. Mr. Neal's Virtual Classroom. Leonardo da Vinci. Leonardo got his start as an artist around 1469, when his father apprenticed him to the fabled workshop of Verocchio.

Leonardo da Vinci

Verocchio's specialty was perspective, which artists had only recently begun to get the hang of, and Leonardo quickly mastered its challenges. Worksheets - Tudors. 'Forbidden City' - Beijing Ppt Presentation. History of the Forbidden City, Beijing, China. History of the Forbidden City 紫禁城的历史 At the beginning of the fifteenth century, the third Ming emperor, YongLe, created one of the most dazzling architectural masterpieces in the world.

History of the Forbidden City, Beijing, China

The Forbidden City, located in the center of China's capital, Beijing, displays an extraordinarily harmonious balance between buildings and open space within a more or less symmetrical layout. EUNUCHS IN CHINA. {*style:<b> </b>*} Qing era eunuchs The tradition of using eunuchs in the imperial court goes back at least 2,000 years. Beginning in the Han Dynasty (206 B.C.- A.D. 220), palace eunuchs often ran the day to day affairs of the court. The Emperor's Harem in Late Imperial China - Chinese History - History of China. The private life of the emperor and his harem is the stuff of a Hollywood blockbuster or best-selling biography. The life of the emperor was full of ritual performance, including what went on in his boudoir. One of the most important rituals of the Son of Heaven was to produce other celestial sons.

Medieval and Early Modern Times. Religion & Society. Ancient Civilizations.