This is a Civil War Project idea. In this project, students will create a profile for each of the Civil War leaders.
This is a reading comprehension task about Lee’s surrender to Grant at Appomattox Court that officially ended the American Civil War.
Here is a reading comprehension passage that covers the standard SS2H1a. The students will learn about Mary Musgrave (Coosaponakeesa) and the contributions she made to the founding and establishment of Georgia.
Here is a reading comprehension passage that covers the standard SS2H1a. The students will learn about James Oglethorpe and the contributions he made to the founding and establishment of Georgia.
About This Activity
This is an Abraham Lincoln reading comprehension activity. This activity is related to this Abraham Lincoln reading comprehension task right here. You could possibly use these two passages together through differentiation.This reading passage may be more appropriate for students who are reading above grade level. If your students are reading below grade-level, I would suggest this passage here instead.
There are many different physical features in the United States.
Physical features include bodies of water, deserts, mountain ranges, and other landforms. These physical features are created by nature. They are not the creation of man.
About this Activity
Students will create a flipbook of these physical features by cutting out the various maps and pinpointing those locations.After they have done that, they could glue the maps in the form of your choosing to present the locations. From the image above, you can see how I had my students present their work.