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Researching the Past Using Primary Sources
Researching the Past Using Primary Sources
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Researching the Past Using Primary Sources
Knock, knock! It’s the U.S. Census Bureau! In this lesson plan, students analyze primary sources in the form of census data to do research that helps them answer questions about famous people and the time period during which they lived.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
The Aspirations of Sonia Sotomayor
The Aspirations of Sonia Sotomayor
Worksheet
The Aspirations of Sonia Sotomayor
In this biography worksheet, children discover the challenges Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor faced in her childhood, and read about how she used those obstacles to become a good lawyer and judge.
4th grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Making a New Home: Colonial America
Making a New Home: Colonial America
Lesson Plan
Making a New Home: Colonial America
Settlers began arriving to build homes for themselves in America in the early bits of the 17th century. In this lesson, your students will learn a little about what it took to leave home and become a settler.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Spain Facts
Spain Facts
Worksheet
Spain Facts
Take a historical tour of Spain, home of the Running of the Bulls! Learn all about this Spanish-speaking country's diverse regions, dialects, and traditions.
4th grade
Social studies
Worksheet
The Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
The Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
Lesson Plan
The Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
Use this lesson to teach your students about Martin Luther King, Jr.'s legacy he left behind. With a picture book that shares facts and beautiful illustrations to teach about his life, students will show understanding by organizing information on a graphic organizer.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Blarney: A Game of Deception
Blarney: A Game of Deception
Worksheet
Blarney: A Game of Deception
In Blarney: A Game of Deception, children learn about the legend of the Blarney Stone, along with the rules for a fun game where they must decide which player is lying!
4th grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Freshwater Fish
Freshwater Fish
Worksheet
Freshwater Fish
40% of all known fish species call ponds, lakes, rivers, and other fresh water habitats home. Learn about freshwater fish in this worksheet.
4th grade
Science
Worksheet
Let's Play Rivers Jeopardy
Let's Play Rivers Jeopardy
Lesson Plan
Let's Play Rivers Jeopardy
Let's play jeopardy! In this interdisciplinary lesson, students learn about American rivers, create game questions about the rivers, and then play the game.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
The Battles of Lexington and Concord
The Battles of Lexington and Concord
Worksheet
The Battles of Lexington and Concord
The Battles of Lexington and Concord were the "shot heard around the world" and began the American Revolution.
4th grade
Social studies
Worksheet
A Misty Copeland Biography
A Misty Copeland Biography
Worksheet
A Misty Copeland Biography
Students will read a biography of Misty Copeland, the first African American woman to become a principal dancer for the American Ballet Theatre, and then answer nonfiction comprehension questions about the text,
4th grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Pop Rocks Matter
Pop Rocks Matter
Lesson Plan
Pop Rocks Matter
This experiment is a fun lesson that captures the ears, eyes, and minds of students! It combines writing, reasoning, predictions, and teamwork with candies and soda to produce a memorable lesson on chemical reactions and energy.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Presidential Pets
Presidential Pets
Lesson Plan
Presidential Pets
Holy cow! Did President George W. Bush really have a longhorn named Ofelia as a pet? Students learn about wacky White House pets in this fun research activity that includes “president interviews” and a pet choice writing page.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Literary Vocabulary, Understanding Plot Lesson Part I
Lesson Plan
Literary Vocabulary, Understanding Plot Lesson Part I
Have you ever imagined the action and imagery used in conflict during fantasy fiction novels? Using an Education.com workbook, students will learn the vocabulary of literature and complete a crossword puzzle.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Searching for Context Clues & Key Details
Searching for Context Clues & Key Details
Worksheet
Searching for Context Clues & Key Details
Help your active readers identify key vocabulary and important details with the help of two graphic organizers!
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Readers’ Theater: Martin Luther King, Jr.
Readers’ Theater: Martin Luther King, Jr.
Worksheet
Readers’ Theater: Martin Luther King, Jr.
Martin Luther King, Jr. is honored as one of the most important leaders in the civil rights movement. Give your fourth and fifth graders a chance to deepen their understanding of his life and legacy through this reader’s theater activity.
4th grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Guatemala Facts
Guatemala Facts
Worksheet
Guatemala Facts
What do you know about the wonderful country of Guatemala? Find out how the country got its name and what the people like to do for fun!
4th grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Personal Timeline
Personal Timeline
Worksheet
Personal Timeline
Using this worksheet, students will focus on creating a personal timeline about their life.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Women in History: Eleanor Roosevelt
Women in History: Eleanor Roosevelt
Worksheet
Women in History: Eleanor Roosevelt
History students can learn all the first modern first lady in this biography worksheet, and can develop their reading comprehension skills as well.
4th grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Cause and Effect Comic Strips
Cause and Effect Comic Strips
Worksheet
Cause and Effect Comic Strips
During this activity, students will create cause and effect comic strips complete with captions, pictures, and speech and sound effect bubbles.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
A Biography of Mae Jemison
A Biography of Mae Jemison
Lesson Plan
A Biography of Mae Jemison
Mae Jemison was the first African American female astronaut to enter space! Use this lesson plan to help your students get to know this prominent scientist, and determine what makes her an influencial person.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Inferences and Introductory Phrases
Inferences and Introductory Phrases
Lesson Plan
Inferences and Introductory Phrases
In this lesson, students are asked to cite the text for evidence as they make an inference in a nonfiction text. It can be taught on its own or used as a pre-lesson to Inferences in Nonfiction Texts: Cesar Chavez and Farmworker Rights.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Article XII: Election of President
Article XII: Election of President
Worksheet
Article XII: Election of President
Use this excerpt of the Constitution to help your students learn to evaluate primary sources.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Welcome to the Savannah
Welcome to the Savannah
Worksheet
Welcome to the Savannah
Learn about these grassland biomes, then discover some fun facts about their animal inhabitants as you complete a matching activity.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Making Inferences: Courageous Leaders Part 1
Making Inferences: Courageous Leaders Part 1
Worksheet
Making Inferences: Courageous Leaders Part 1
Encourage students to make inferences by combining what they learn from a text with their own background knowledge.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Comprehension Cards
Comprehension Cards
Worksheet
Comprehension Cards
These printable cards give students the chance to practice using supporting evidence to identify an author’s claims.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet