Don’t wait for the end of the year test in May – start preparing your students now with the Eras of US History Review Activities. This activity bundle is designed to help your students review for an end of the year assessment in US History. As students are taking the test, they are required to place many questions into historical context. These activities are designed to prepare your students for that task with a variety of different review strategies.
This purchase includes images representing the American History Eras. In addition to these images, you will receive 12 different teaching strategies and templates for ideas on how to implement all year long and in your review for the end of the year assessment.
With this purchase you will receive:
Over 60 different images that represent the following eras: the Development of the West, Gilded Age, the Progressive Era, American Expansion, World War I, Roaring Twenties, the Great Depression, World War II, the Cold War, Civil Rights Movement, 1970s-1990s, and the New Millennium.
Free Form Mapping: Create a Free Form Map to represent the eras
Timelines: Challenge your students to take the images and place them in chronological order – templates included!
Human Spectrum: Debate the most to least important event – templates included!
Category Card Sort: Identify the eras by the images
Act-It-Out: Bring the images to life with a mini-play
Chalk Talk: Identify gaps through a Chalk Talk Activity
What if: This writing activity challenges students to evaluate cause and effect
Frame It: a summarization strategy for each image – templates included!
Create your own Multiple Choice Questions: A higher thinking level activity for your students – starter questions included!
History Frame: Create a story map for each event
Review Ring: Allows your students to study at home
© 2017 Social Studies Success, LLC. This purchase is for you and your classroom. Duplication for an entire school, an entire school system, or for commercial purposes is strictly forbidden. Please have other teachers purchase their own copy. If you are a school or district interested in purchasing several licenses, please contact me for a district-wide quote.
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