Trace the "Steps" to the American Revolution-- Could definitely be used for the Civil War unit or other units. One idea- assign each student an event to research. Have them copy their foot on a piece of paper and then use the feet to form a timeline.
Twitter and the American Revolution! - Students use the Twitter Template (ppt. file) or the printable version to create a dialogue between the leaders of the American Revolution (American and British) - Their dialogue must reflect the events from 1770 to 1783