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Teacher Created Resources Western Wanted Posters Accents
Use this decorative artwork to dress up classroom walls and doors, label bins and desks, or accent bulletin boards. 30 accents per pack.
Barker Creek Double-Sided Trim, Western, 35′
Spruce up your room with our Western Borders! Your students will be saying “Yee-Haw!” when they see the room adorned with these bright, Western Style borders. Cacti, Cowboys, Cowgirls, and Horseshoes embellish this trim to really bring the spirit of the west into your classroom. These durable, bright borders are printed on thick, coated paper. … Read more
LYNX Caribbean Paradise Lost? – Social Studies Teacher’s Guide Collection I by Steck-Vaughn
American History The Americas attracted Europeans, they brought enslaved Africans to their colonies, and Europeans struggled for control of North America and the Caribbean. GeographyUsing geographic representations, including maps and globes, to acquire, process, and report information should be understood. Links to Reading/Language ArtsComprehension Cause and EffectVocabulary Using “Finish the Idea” RoutinesPhonics/Word Study r-controlled vowels/Homographs … Read more
The Southeast Activity by Harcourt Achieve Inc
Four of the original colonies—Georgia, South Carolina, North Carolina, and Virginia—were from the south. Tobacco and cotton became important crops for these colonies. Farmers cleared more and more land in an effort to grow crops. The large farms were called plantations. People from Africa were shipped in to work in the fields. The plantation owners … Read more
Easy Simulations Pioneers by Scholastic SC-043952220X-952220
Throughout the simulation, students will keep a journal of their experiences and keep track of the supplies they use and the distance they have traveled. At the end of the simulation, they will write a letter to a fictional aunt who lives “back East,” describing what they have experienced and what they have learned from … Read more
Reading Comprehension – Series Grade 5 by Hayes School Publishing – H-R175R
By 1925 movies became very fancy with casts of thousands. For example, The Ten Commandments, made in 1925, used 4000 costumes, 50 elephants, and 5 tons of scenery. Movies had become big business, and the center of the business was a place called Hollywood! In 1927 Hollywood produced the first “talking picture.” It was The … Read more
American History Writing Prompts by Scholastic SC-0439040949-904094
The Pony Express William H. Russell founded the Pony Express in 1858 as a faster way to deliver mail. He planned to have a relay of horses and riders stretching across the continent. Russell found his riders by advertising for “daring young men, preferably orphans.” Why do you think Russell asked for “daring young men, … Read more
Map Skills for Grade 5 Social Studies by Carson Dellosa CD-4704
Canadian Boundaries Boundaries are the imaginary lines between political areas. Canada has political divisions called provinces. Use the map of Canada to answer the questions below. What body of water is directly west of Quebec? The northern boundary of Saskatchewan is created by the _. The eastern boundary of Ontario is _. Which Canadian province … Read more
Historical Routes by Harcourt Achieve Inc.
Use the map to answer the questions. Darken the circle by your answer choice. Which highway crosses the Rio Grande? Which highway runs along the western coastline of the United States? Which highway runs from Iowa to Washington? Which of these cities is not located on Highway 66? ActivityImagine that you and your family were … Read more
DISCOVERING CHINA – Multicultural Education Series by Hayes School Publishing Co – H-MC107R
Giant Pandas • Giant pandas live in the southwestern part of China.• They live in the bamboo forests.• The pandas eat bamboo.• Pandas can weigh 300 lbs! GIANT PANDAS Table of Contents BULLETIN BOARDWelcome to China Bulletin Board – 2Giant Pandas and Bamboo Shoots (Bulletin Board) – 3Chinese Boy and Girl – 6 INTRODUCING CHINAMystery … Read more
Medieval Times Reproducible Book, Grades 6-9 McR0539 by McDONALD PUBLISHING CO.
Introduction to the Middle Ages Historians divide recorded history into three periods: ancient times, medieval times or the Middle Ages, and modern times. Ancient times range from the start of the Egyptian calendar about 4400 B.C. to the fall of the Roman Empire in 476 A.D. Medieval times span the years from the fall of … Read more
Scholastic My United States Book Washington
Tucked into the northwestern corner of the contiguous United States, Washington boasts rainy forests, rushing rivers, towering mountains, and more. Readers will explore these natural landscapes and visit Washington’s greatest towns and cities as they learn about the state’s history, culture, and wildlife. 48 pages.
Dowling Magnets® Animal Magnetism® Magnetic Wildlife Map Puzzle: Eurasia & Africa
Discover 100+ endangered, threatened, and common animals in their habitats! Learn geography and animal facts, build fine motor skills, and more! Board shows animal silhouettes and names to help children place the right pieces. Multi-continent, 52-piece puzzle (Europe, western Asia, Africa, and Antarctica) features hanger holes and stunning artwork in rich colors. Large animal fact … Read more
Evan-Moor Educational Publishers The 7 Continents: Africa, Grades 4-6+
Develop geography literacy while learning about the unique characteristics of Africa! The 7 Continents: Africa helps students learn about Africa through engaging reading and writing activities. Five geography units cover the following standards-based topics: Section 1: Africa in the World Introduces students to the location of Africa in the world. Africa’s Relative Location Africa’s Hemispheres … Read more
Evan-Moor Educational Publishers The 7 Continents: South America, Grades 4-6+
Develop geography literacy while learning about the unique characteristics of South America! The 7 Continents: South America helps students learn about South America through fun reading and writing activities. Five geography units cover the following standards-based topics: Section 1: South America in the World Introduces students to the location of South America in the world. … Read more
Evan-Moor Educational Publishers The 7 Continents: Europe, Grades 4-6+
Develop geography literacy while learning about the unique characteristics of Europe! The 7 Continents: Europe helps students learn about Europe through engaging reading and writing activities. Five geography units cover the following standards-based topics: Section 1: Europe in the World Introduces students to the location of Europe in the world. Europe’s Relative Location Europe’s Hemispheres … Read more
Classroom Complete Press Europe Resource Book, Grade 5-8
Journey to the ancient centers of culture and trade with a trip to Europe. Understand the variety of ecosystems that inhabit the continent with a climate map. Gain a sense of direction by identifying the European cities that are found in the western and eastern hemispheres. Do some research into the famed Thames river and … Read more
TREND United States Map Learning Chart, 17″ x 22″
Map shows all 50 states including Alaska and Hawaii. Inset globe shows Western Hemisphere. Distance scale in both miles and kilometers is included. The back of the chart features teacher-created reproducible activities, subject information, and helpful hints. 17″ x 22″ classroom size.