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Battle of Gaines' Mill - June 27, 1862<p>BATTLE MAP | Civil War Trust’s map of the Battle of Gaines’ Mill, Virginia on June 27, 1862<p>Spotsylvania Court …

3.1 Increasing Engagement by Incorporating Student Voice

How do we improve classroom participation? <br>ALLOW STUDENTS TO HAVE A VOICE<p><b>In this Ted Talk, Adichie discusses the danger of narrowing people down to a</b> …

Civil War in Thrity Minutes - a quick civil war simulation using an area map and matrix arguments

<b>Objective:</b> The winner is the side that captures the enemy capitol: Washington DC or Richmond.<p><b>Fighting Spirit and Supply:</b> These two essential factors …

Strategies of the north and south in the civil war by angela751

Gathering Evidence of Student Achievement

56 different ways to gather evidence of student achievement Curated by David Wees, Formative assessment specialist, New Visions for Public Schools

Innovation Requires Humility and Courage

Most public companies hit a growth wall after exhausting the strategies of cost-cutting, stock buybacks, and continuous acquisitions to generate needed earnings per share. That leaves innovation—the creation of new differentiating value propositions—as the untapped value creation avenue. …

Pearson Prentice Hall: eTeach: Alternative Assessment

Alternative Assessment<p>Choosing the Appropriate Assessment—The Key to Understanding Alternate Assessment<p>by Stephanie King<p>ASSESSMENT: WHAT IS ALL THE …

40 Alternative Assessment Ideas for Learning

When people think of <b>assessment</b>, pencils and bubble sheets may be the first things that come to mind. <b>Assessment</b> does not always have to involve paper …

Town Hall Circle

<b>Select Readings</b> <br>Select four to six readings on the same topic that represent different perspectives.<p><b>Students Read in Groups</b> <br>Divide the class into …

Teaching

Bill of Rights: Facebook Simulation

This activity is definitely a student favorite! I created this Bill of Rights Facebook simulation when I noticed that my students were frequently …

Social Studies

<b>PLEASE NOTE: We are working to upgrade Interactive Sites for all platforms (including IOS). Many of the interactive links currently direct to</b> …

101 Great Sites for Social Studies Class