There are so many benefits to using the interactive notebook at the middle school level. Comprehension and retention are increased, students learn key concepts in multiple ways, and creativity and higher-level thinking are incorporated on a daily basis.
It would be a good way to channel students' focus when talking about different civilizations or eras. It breaks a huge idea down to six different topics, with varying complexities. It could be altered a little to be more applicable.
From Schindler's List to Free State of Jones, Hollywood has pushed out some impressive historical dramas. However, these films can be brutal. Here are some great historical movies for junior high and high school.
Looking for an engaging way to teach the Trail of Tears? These Trail of Tears doodle notes from History Gal are a students favorite! Your and grade students will enjoy learning about this piece of Native American and US Hist
Compromise of 1850 Map Activity - Use this four page resource to help your or grade students better understand the Compromise of Label and color the map & answer questions to incorporate more geography into your United
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