Liberty’s Kids While I used this series when I taught fifth grade- I had forgotten about this entertaining cartoon that spans the American Revolution (you will recognize some of the famous voices). But today I read a Discovery Education post- did you know that all 40 episodes of Liberty’s Kids are available to you in [...]
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December 7th, 2013 · No Comments · Classroom, Content - Social Studies
( If you cannot see the above image, change browsers to Mozilla or Chrome) This three dimension Smithsonian site allows you to explore a series of artifacts. You can rotate and modify the colors as well as the lighting. It did not work well on IE (even though I think I have the correct [...]
December 3rd, 2013 · No Comments · Content - Social Studies
Here is an interactive graphic novel chronicling the beginning of Washington’s military career. It includes several activities (selecting clothing, resources). This would be good projected or in stations. For the complete post, please visit the TeachersFirst site here.
December 2nd, 2013 · No Comments · Content - Social Studies
Here is a great site with printable maps- visit the National Government Atlas. You can search for a variety of maps ( need cities? lakes?). You can then print out the PDF files. (from Technology Bits Bites and Nibbles)