The Columbian Exchange Lesson Plan: Cause and Effect

June 28, 2012

In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 3-5, students use BrainPOP resources to explore the reasons Columbus set sail for the New World. Students then investigate the effects that the "disc...

Ideas/Details

June 21, 2012

This Ideas/Details graphic organizer is perfect for recording important ideas and supporting details from any book or text which is multiple pages long. This important Ideas and Details chart can be ...

Cause and Effect

June 21, 2012

This graphic organizer is helpful for identifying cause and effect relationships. Use it across all subject areas including reading, social studies, and science!...

LawCraft Social Studies Game

June 20, 2012

Visit the Lesson Ideas page to find resources for LawCraft, a free online game for civics and social studies....

Executive Command Social Studies Game

June 20, 2012

Visit the Lesson Ideas page to find resources for Executive Command, a free online civics and social studies game....

Branches of Power Social Studies Game

June 20, 2012

Visit the Lesson Ideas page to find resources for Branches of Power, a free online civics and social studies game....

Win the White House Social Studies Game

June 19, 2012

Visit the Lesson Ideas page to find resources for Win the White House, a free online civics and social studies game....

The President! Lesson Plan: The Role of the President of the United States

June 18, 2012

In this lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades K-3, students use BrainPOP Jr. resources to explore why the United States has a President and the role of the President in our government. Students w...

The Electoral Process Lesson Plan: Path to Be the President

June 18, 2012

In this Electoral Process lesson plan, which is adaptable for grades 6-8, students use BrainPOP resources to explore the requirements to be President of the United States. Students will also investiga...

Brainstorming Web

June 15, 2012

A Brainstorming Web graphic organizer is helpful for keeping brainstormed ideas organized, and pre-planning a project or writing assignment. In the middle, students write in the main idea or central c...