Features of a Civilization

Super-Engaging Social Studies Lesson & Activity Set: Features of a Civilization     Social studies teachers would agree that our goal is not just to teach

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Why Study History?

As a classroom teacher, you often get hit with that question – usually within the first week of school by a student who “Does Not

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End of the Year Game

Are your textbooks collected and your gradebook closed? Are you looking for something, anything, to get you through the last couple of days of school?

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Kindergarten Guest Post

I am so excited to connect with Jaclyn – she has great ideas for Social Studies instruction in Kindergarten! Hello! My name is Jaclyn Amato

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Making Modifications for ELLs

Differentiation for English Language Learners in the Social Studies classroom can be challenging! Many teachers are struggling with how to make modifications on their assignments

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Countdown to STAAR

I was fortunate enough to work with an 8th grade team recently planning a two week STAAR review.  After analyzing data from the STAAR and

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