Social studies projects for the end of the year. Perfect for upper grade classrooms!!
Going West on The Oregon Trail. Making covered wagons in the classroom.
Road to Revolution Bulletin Board- Assign students or groups different dates and have they draw the events that happened.
Students complete a planning sheet using notes/textbook resources with information on 12 events leading up the the American Revolution.
Project Based Learning Government Economics Social Studies Simulation for PBL; 4th and 5th graders figure out what to do with a $20,000 school budget in this PBL unit; read all about it!
The Civil War anchor chart 5th grade
50 DIY Projects for teaching Social Studies | Classroom Tested Resources
The Three Branches of Government- 3rd Grade
Are you looking for a meaningful way to integrate writing in your social studies classroom? Try historical journals! A great way to integrate narrative writing and history!
Polka Dot Lesson Plans: Social Studies Menu Neat ideas - will need to adapt and clarify for sure!