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Leaders in the Journey to the 19th Amendment
Leaders in the Journey to the 19th Amendment
Lesson Plan
Leaders in the Journey to the 19th Amendment
Use this lesson to teach your students about the lives of 10 important leaders during the suffrage movement. Children will read a picture book that highlights 10 leaders who strove to win the right to vote for American women. Children will then work in groups to research and learn more about these inspiring women who dreamed big and never gave up. Finally, students will share their findings with the rest of the class.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Biography of Wangari Maathai
Biography of Wangari Maathai
Worksheet
Biography of Wangari Maathai
Children learn about the environmental activist and women's rights advocate Wangari Maathai. Students will read a biography about the first African woman to win a Nobel Peace Prize and answer nonfiction comprehension questions about the text.
4th grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Langston Hughes: Historical Heroes
Langston Hughes: Historical Heroes
Worksheet
Langston Hughes: Historical Heroes
Children learn about writer and poet Langston Hughes in this Historical Heroes: Langston Hughes worksheet.
4th grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Peru Facts
Peru Facts
Worksheet
Peru Facts
Find out all about the gorgeous mountains, delicious food and unusual national animals that make Peru such a unique and wonderful nation.
4th grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Sacagawea Trading Card
Sacagawea Trading Card
Worksheet
Sacagawea Trading Card
Meet one of the most well-known Native American women in our country's history--Sacagawea!
4th grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Middle Atlantic State Migration
Middle Atlantic State Migration
Lesson Plan
Middle Atlantic State Migration
In this lesson, your students will use guiding questions as a way to organize their thoughts about non-fiction reading. They will also gain an understanding of some of the factors that led to the colonization of the Middle Atlantic States.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Women in History: Annie Oakley
Women in History: Annie Oakley
Worksheet
Women in History: Annie Oakley
Annie Oakley was the superstar of the wild west! Learn more about this Ohio sharpshooter with this worksheet on famous women in history.
4th grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Tracking Important Details: A Look into Marie Curie's Life
Tracking Important Details: A Look into Marie Curie's Life
Worksheet
Tracking Important Details: A Look into Marie Curie's Life
This activity guides your readers towards the key details and shows kids how to effectively underline while reading.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
The History of African American Spirituals
The History of African American Spirituals
Worksheet
The History of African American Spirituals
In the worksheet The History of African American Spirituals, children read about how African Americans used spirituals during different moments in history, starting from their enslavement to the civil rights movement.
4th grade
Social studies
Worksheet
State Memories
State Memories
Lesson Plan
State Memories
In this lesson, your students will practice writing about places important to them through poetry. By the time they are done, students will have become better writers and taken a walk down memory lane!
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
I Spy: Tundra Animals Edition
I Spy: Tundra Animals Edition
Worksheet
I Spy: Tundra Animals Edition
Get to know some tundra animals as you look for them in the snow.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Researching and Writing about Frederick Douglass
Researching and Writing about Frederick Douglass
Lesson Plan
Researching and Writing about Frederick Douglass
Frederick Douglass was an influential black man in U.S. history. In this lesson, the historical context is set for students so that they can conduct their own research on Frederick Douglass, using a graphic organizer and multiple sources, before writing an informational essay on him. Ideal for fourth and fifth grade students, this lesson plan not only gives students practice in research and essay-writing skills, it also has them exploring a fascinating part of our country's history.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Southeast and Gulf State Weather
Southeast and Gulf State Weather
Lesson Plan
Southeast and Gulf State Weather
Whoa, weather! Using technology as an aid, students will put their research skills to the test while learning about hurricanes.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Discovering Nonfiction Details
Discovering Nonfiction Details
Lesson Plan
Discovering Nonfiction Details
Give your ELs concrete experience with adverbs and adverbial phrases as a tool to discover details in nonfiction texts. Use this as a stand-alone lesson or as support to the Hey! What's the Big Idea? lesson.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Tuskegee Airmen
Tuskegee Airmen
Worksheet
Tuskegee Airmen
Your little learner can learn about the heroic Tuskegee Airmen as he hones his reading comprehension skills with this history worksheet.
4th grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Endangered Species: Red Wolf
Endangered Species: Red Wolf
Worksheet
Endangered Species: Red Wolf
Meet the red wolf, an endangered species of animal that was once very common, but in the past 50 year nearly became extinct!
4th grade
Science
Worksheet
The Battle of Bunker Hill
The Battle of Bunker Hill
Worksheet
The Battle of Bunker Hill
The Battle of Bunker Hill was one of the early battles of the American Revolution. Discover the important features of the battle with this worksheet.
4th grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Underline Key Details
Underline Key Details
Worksheet
Underline Key Details
Students underline key details, such as vocabulary and important information, to strengthen reading comprehension.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Alice in Wonderland Characters
Alice in Wonderland Characters
Worksheet
Alice in Wonderland Characters
Explore characters in literature by getting inside of the most famous Alice in Wonderland character's head: Alice herself.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Who Was Amelia Boynton Robinson?
Who Was Amelia Boynton Robinson?
Lesson Plan
Who Was Amelia Boynton Robinson?
Take your fourth and fifth graders on a deep dive into the civil rights movement with this lesson on Amelia Boynton Robinson. A key activist in the movement, Amelia played a critical role in organizing the Selma to Montgomery march. Your students will read, annotate, and analyze her biography through multiple reads, before discussing the text with their classmates.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Gutenberg Printing Press
Gutenberg Printing Press
Worksheet
Gutenberg Printing Press
Did you know that people used to write whole books by hand? Learn about Gutenberg's printing press, an invention that revolutionized book-making.
4th grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Response Writing: Comparing Firsthand and Secondhand Accounts
Response Writing: Comparing Firsthand and Secondhand Accounts
Worksheet
Response Writing: Comparing Firsthand and Secondhand Accounts
This activity, complete with sentence frames and a word bank with key words and phrases, can be used to assist those students who need extra support with writing a response.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Peer Discussions: Ask and Answer Questions
Peer Discussions: Ask and Answer Questions
Worksheet
Peer Discussions: Ask and Answer Questions
Have students use this worksheet during partnership discussions to ask and answer questions about a topic or text.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Venn Diagram: Compare and Contrast Text Features of Nonfiction Printed Text and Nonfiction Electronic Text
Venn Diagram: Compare and Contrast Text Features of Nonfiction Printed Text and Nonfiction Electronic Text
Worksheet
Venn Diagram: Compare and Contrast Text Features of Nonfiction Printed Text and Nonfiction Electronic Text
When paired with two types of nonfiction texts, this classic graphic organizer will help students visualize the similarities and differences between the text features of printed text and electronic text.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Who Was Martin Luther King Jr.?
Who Was Martin Luther King Jr.?
Worksheet
Who Was Martin Luther King Jr.?
Martin Luther King Jr. is honored as one of the key leaders in the civil rights movement. Students will read his biography and find text evidence to support or refute some statements before completing a short writing activity.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet