Task Cards: "The First Thanksgiving"
Grade Level: 2 - 5
Activity: Students read an article to find evidence to support the answers to given questions.
Lesson Variation: After reading the article whole group, students can work in pairs to solve one task card together. Once all of the students are finished answering their one card, they can share out with the class.
Task Cards: Leveled Task Cards on French Colonization of LouisianaGrade Level: 8th GradeActivity: Students will analyze and describe France’s contribution of people, events, and movement that have been significant in the history of Louisiana using "My State History Online Text Grade 8 Louisiana History Textbook" and Internet Research.
Task Cards: "Scoot Around The First Thanksgiving"
Grade Level: 2 - 4
Activity: Students play the game Scoot! to recall facts about The First Thanksgiving.
Lesson Variation: the task cards can be clipped together on a metal ring and placed at a center.
Task Cards: Ancient EgyptGrade Level: 6thActivity: Students answer multiple choice questions about Ancient Egypt.Content Standards: GLE 24: Explain how geographical features influenced development of early civilizations (e.g., domestication, cultivation, specialization) (H-1C-M2) GLE 27: Locate and describe the major river systems and discuss the physical settings that supported permanent settlement and early civilizations in Mesopotamia, Egypt, China, and the Indus valley (H-1C-M3) GLE 28: Describe the major characteristics of early river valley civilizations (H-1C-M3)
Task Cards:US History Review
Grade Level: 7th
Common Core:WHST 6-8.8 Gather relevant information from multiple print and digital sources, using search terms effectively; assess the credibility and accuracy of each source; and quote or paraphrase the data and conclusions of others while avoiding plagiarism and following a standard format for citation.
WHST 6-8.9 Draw evidence from informational texts to support analysis, reflection, and research.