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<div><span style="font-size:16px;">Interactive Civil War Battles Map For Kids «</span></div><div><br></div> mrnussbaum.com Interactive Civil War Battles Map For Kids «
<div><span style="font-size:16px;">Learn about the Eastern Wooldland Indians and the food and clothing they created.</span></div><div><br></div> www.native-net.org Learn about the Eastern Wooldland Indians and the food and clothing they created.
<div><span style="font-size:16px;">James Madison | 60-Second Presidents</span></div><div><br></div><div>James Madison's legacy includes political triumphs such as introducing the Bill of Rights. It also includes failures such as the War of 1812 and Washington D.C. getting burned to the ground. Find out more about the roller coaster ride that was Madison's presidency. Explore more 60-Second President videos at the collection here!</div><div><br></div> www.pbslearningmedia.org James Madison's legacy includes political triumphs such as introducing the Bill of Rights. It also includes failures such as the War of 1812 and Washington D.C. getting burned to the ground. Find out more about the roller coaster ride that was Madison's presidency. Explore more 60-Second President videos at the collection here!
<div><span style="font-size:16px;">Abraham Lincoln | 60-Second Presidents</span></div><div><br></div><div>Abraham Lincoln pulled the nation out of the Civil War by taking matters into his own hands. Learn about some of his greatest moments, from the Gettysburg Address to the Emancipation Proclamation. Honest Abe is honestly one of the nation's greatest leaders.</div><div><br></div> www.pbslearningmedia.org Abraham Lincoln pulled the nation out of the Civil War by taking matters into his own hands. Learn about some of his greatest moments, from the Gettysburg Address to the Emancipation Proclamation. Honest Abe is honestly one of the nation's greatest leaders.
<div><span style="font-size:16px;">Union and Confederacy in the Civil War «</span></div><div><br></div> mrnussbaum.com Union and Confederacy in the Civil War «
<div><span style="font-size:16px;">Abraham Lincoln for Kids «</span></div><div><br></div> mrnussbaum.com Abraham Lincoln for Kids «
<div><span style="font-size:16px;">James Madison – Father of the Constitution and 4th President «</span></div><div><br></div> mrnussbaum.com James Madison – Father of the Constitution and 4th President «
<div><span style="font-size:16px;">Civil War for Kids «</span></div><div><br></div> mrnussbaum.com Civil War for Kids «
<div><span style="font-size:16px;">Eli Whitney Biography for Kids «</span></div><div><br></div> mrnussbaum.com Eli Whitney Biography for Kids «
<div><span style="font-size:16px;">Cyrus McCormick Biography for Kids «</span></div><div><br></div> mrnussbaum.com Cyrus McCormick Biography for Kids «
<div><span style="font-size:16px;">Kids learn about the biography of inventor Robert Fulton including his early life as an artist, inventions, designing a submarine, building the first commercially successful steamboat, and fun facts. Educational article for students, schools, and teachers.</span></div><div><br></div> www.ducksters.com Kids learn about the biography of inventor Robert Fulton including his early life as an artist, inventions, designing a submarine, building the first commercially successful steamboat, and fun facts. Educational article for students, schools, and teachers.
<div><span style="font-size:16px;">Abraham Lincoln was the 16th president of the United States. Kids learn about his biography and life story.</span></div><div><br></div> www.ducksters.com Abraham Lincoln was the 16th president of the United States. Kids learn about his biography and life story.
<div><span style="font-size:16px;">James Madison was the 4th president of the United States. Kids learn about his biography and life story.</span></div><div><br></div> www.ducksters.com James Madison was the 4th president of the United States. Kids learn about his biography and life story.
<div><span style="font-size:16px;">James Madison - U.S. Presidents - HISTORY.com</span></div><div><br></div><div>Find out more about the history of James Madison, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on HISTORY.com</div><div><br></div> www.history.com Find out more about the history of James Madison, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on HISTORY.com
<div><span style="font-size:16px;">Nick and Kevin catch up with archaeologist Mike Johnson at the Cactus Hill excavation site in Cactus Hill, Virginia. There they get down among the rocks and stones of the dig to learn about the first Americans.</span></div><div><br></div> www.ustrek.org Nick and Kevin catch up with archaeologist Mike Johnson at the Cactus Hill excavation site in Cactus Hill, Virginia. There they get down among the rocks and stones of the dig to learn about the first Americans.
<div>Compare Two Worlds: North vs South</div> teacher.scholastic.com Compare North and South states on interactive maps to identify the differences between free and slave populations before the Civil War. Also includes discussion questions.
<div><span style="font-size:16px;">The journey is almost over for Walter, a runaway slave who reaches Cleveland, Ohio along the Underground Railroad. Many families, black and white, feed and hide him during this two week journey.</span></div><div><br></div> teacher.scholastic.com The journey is almost over for Walter, a runaway slave who reaches Cleveland, Ohio along the Underground Railroad. Many families, black and white, feed and hide him during this two week journey.
<div><span style="font-size:16px;">Teach Dear America | Scholastic.com</span></div><div><br></div> www.scholastic.com Teach Dear America | Scholastic.com
<div><span style="font-size:16px;">Lincoln Papers: Emancipation Proclamation: Introduction</span></div><div><br></div> memory.loc.gov Lincoln Papers: Emancipation Proclamation: Introduction
<div><span style="font-size:16px;">Infinity of Nations</span></div><div><br></div> nmai.si.edu Infinity of Nations
<div><span style="font-size:16px;">This website includes a biography, photographs, and lots of introductory information about Abraham Lincoln including my e-mail address to answer questions about his life.</span></div><div><br></div> rogerjnorton.com This website includes a biography, photographs, and lots of introductory information about Abraham Lincoln including my e-mail address to answer questions about his life.
<div><span style="font-size:16px;">Eyewitness account of the 'Tom Thumb's' first trip.</span></div><div><br></div> www.eyewitnesstohistory.com Eyewitness account of the 'Tom Thumb's' first trip.
<div><span style="font-size:16px;">Eastern Woodland Culture</span></div><div><br></div> www.u-s-history.com Eastern Woodland Culture
<div><span style="font-size:16px;">Native American Technology &amp; Art: a topically organized educational web site emphasizing the Eastern Woodlands region, organized into categories of Beadwork, Birds &amp; Feathers, Clay &amp; Pottery, Leather &amp; Clothes, Metalwork, Plants &amp; Trees, Porcupine Quills, Stonework &amp; Tools, Weaving &amp; Cordage, Games &amp; Toys and Food &amp; Recipes. Find simple instructional information about how these materials are used by Natives, and detailed background on the history and development of these kinds of Native technologies, showing both the change and continuity from pre-contact times to the present. NativeTech is dedicated to disconnecting the term 'primitive' from peoples' perceptions of Native American technology and art.</span></div><div><br></div> www.nativetech.org Native American Technology & Art: a topically organized educational web site emphasizing the Eastern Woodlands region, organized into categories of Beadwork, Birds & Feathers, Clay & Pottery, Leather & Clothes, Metalwork, Plants & Trees, Porcupine Quills, Stonework & Tools, Weaving & Cordage, Games & Toys and Food & Recipes. Find simple instructional information about how these materials are used by Natives, and detailed background on the history and development of these kinds of Native technologies, showing both the change and continuity from pre-contact times to the present. NativeTech is dedicated to disconnecting the term 'primitive' from peoples' perceptions of Native American technology and art.
<div><span style="font-size:16px;">Civil War</span></div><div><br></div><div>Special contributions from Kevin M. Levin Kevin is an educator and historian in Boston. Between 2000-11 he taught courses in American history at the St. Anne’s – Belfield School in Charlottesville,…</div><div><br></div> besthistorysites.net Special contributions from Kevin M. Levin Kevin is an educator and historian in Boston. Between 2000-11 he taught courses in American history at the St. Anne’s – Belfield School in Charlottesville,…
<div><span style="font-size:16px;">Peter Cooper | American inventor and manufacturer</span></div><div><br></div><div>American inventor, manufacturer, and philanthropist who built the “Tom Thumb” locomotive and founded The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art, New York City. Son...</div><div><br></div> www.britannica.com Peter Cooper: American inventor, manufacturer, and philanthropist who built the “Tom Thumb” locomotive and founded The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art, New York City. Son...
<div><span style="font-size:16px;">Cactus Hill - Wikipedia</span></div><div><br></div> en.wikipedia.org Cactus Hill - Wikipedia
<div><span style="font-size:16px;"><b>SOL's Addressed in this lesson:</b></span></div><div><br></div><ul><li><b><span style="font-size:16px;">Grade 5 Writing </span></b></li><li><b><span style="font-size:16px;">SOL's: 5.7 a,-i; 5.8a-k; 5.9a-g</span></b></li><li><b><span style="font-size:16px;">Grade 5 History </span></b></li><li><b><span style="font-size:16px;">SOL's: USI.1.b,c,d,e,i; USI.3.a,b,c; USI.4.b; USI.6.b;USI.7.c; USI.8.c; USI.9.a-f</span></b></li></ul>
<div><span style="font-size:16px;"><b>Directions: </b></span></div><div><span style="font-size:16px;"><b>1. </b></span><b><span style="font-size:16px;">Choose one of the six activities to complete for your Quarter 2 Writing sample. </span></b></div><div><span style="font-size:16px;"><b>2. </b></span><b><span style="font-size:16px;">Hover your mouse over the icons to view resources you can use for your research.</span></b></div><div><span style="font-size:16px;"><b>3. Click on the underlined links in each resource to access them.</b></span></div>