Ancient Cultures News Broadcast
Students create a news broadcast as part of a unit on ancient cultures.
In this lesson, students nominate literary characters for each seat in the President's cabinet.
In this lesson, students write a classroom constitution to ensure everyone is treated fairly and to create a welcoming environment for sharing, growing and learning.
In this lesson, students create an online museum for their community.
In this lesson, students craft a proposal for a pop-up plaza or parklet where community members can relax, reflect and connect.
Create media resources that celebrate and promote the actions of a real world hero.
Students develop a ceremony to honor a person or commemorate an event in history.
In this lesson, students tell the story of a US symbol from it’s perspective.
Students will research a historical person or event and retell the story as an animated interview with an artifact from that time or place.
In this lesson, students apply their knowledge of locations and rules to create a tour of the classroom.
In this lesson, students work together to determine and propose a new school rule.
Students will analyze and share the history of a political cartoon and then create their own cartoon about a current event.
In this lesson, students share their knowledge about a time and place in history by creating a promotional travel brochure that provides information and an itinerary for a visit.
In this lesson, students develop materials to promote a specific region they are studying and make their pitch for a visit to this location at a tourism trade show.
Students will design a new dollar coin for a person who impacted history and write persuasively about why this person should be honored.
In this lesson, students explore symbols in the world around them and create a flag that represents the characteristics and values of their family.
Students will demonstrate map making skills as they create maps of the geographic features, regions, and economy of their state.
Students will create a daily newspaper edition to learn about the politics and culture of ancient Rome.
Students complete research on a historical figure and create a video biography of that person.
Students will create a historical journal from a fictional character's point of view.
In this lesson, students will create a collection of postcards that demonstrate how different people in the past may have viewed a single event or culture and analyze the range of perspectives in all class postcards to gain a deeper understanding of history.
In this lesson, students create suitcase stories to describe an ancestor’s journey to America and important objects they might have packed.
Students will write and produce an animated tall tale about a historical figure or location.
Students will learn about the life of a famous person and create non-fiction porfolio about the individual.
In this lesson, students set SMART goals for the coming school year, identifying action items they can complete to achieve them.
In this lesson, students create a vision board to turn their goals into words and images that represent what life will look and feel like when they reach them.
Students learn persuasive writing and presentation skills.
Share your ideas, imagination, and understanding through writing, art, voice, and video.
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Write, record, and illustrate a sentence.
Interactive digital worksheets for grades K-8 to use in Brightspace or Canvas.