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30+ Ways to Teach History Without a Textbook

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Mercantilism Political Cartoon Analysis (Age of Exploration/Colonies)

Mercantilism Political Cartoon Analysis is an excellent resource to illustrate mercantilism's benefits to Europe’s mother countries. This common core analysis is introduced with a summary of mercantilism and is followed by a fill in the blank of a diagram of mercantilism. This can be used in class or as homework as it’s a completely stand alone assignment.

This would be a great way to integrate technology. We could make all kinds videos but also watch videos on important events in history. Youtube has all kinds of educational videos and resources.

Turn Your Classroom Into A Time Machine [Infographic]

This would be a great way to integrate technology. We could make all kinds videos but also watch videos on important events in history. Youtube has all kinds of educational videos and resources.

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Make Classes Fun By Teaching History CSI Style

Standard 4: Knowledge of Content : The elementary teacher is knowledgeable, in addition to literacy and mathematics in HISTORY. Standard 4.1 = The teacher has demonstrated the ability to utilize content knowledge to ensure student learning.

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How to Teach History With Timelines

Make history fun with timelines! How to Teach History With Timelines | www.teachersofgoodthings.com

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Prohibition by the Numbers

Prohibition was definitely not one of those shining points in American history. In fact, attempts to regulate alcohol consumption go way back to the early days in US (even during the Colonial period). This infographic spells out a history of attempts (and failures) of alcohol legistlation, protests, repeals and so on... (read more...)

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5 Important Reasons to Teach History to Your Kids

Why should you teach history to your kids? Between the various atrocities, strange cultures, and inhumane practices history is a terrifying subject.

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History

Great Big List of Hands On Homeschool History Activities for Kids from preschool, through elementary school to middle school. From ancient times to modern times.

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Teaching History with Film: Strategies for Secondary Social Studies: Alan S. Marcus, Scott Alan Metzger, Richard J. Paxton, Jeremy D. Stoddard: 9780415999564: Amazon.com: Books

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Top 10 Middle School History Tips

Are you teaching middle school history? Middle school history is a easy and fun to teach using these ten tips.

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