- Wit and Wisdom From Ireland: Gaelic Quotes as Writing Prompts
For the final lesson in your series on Ireland, go over these Gaelic quotes with your class. They make great writing prompts to encourage creative thinking in your students.
- In the Land of the Ever Young: An Irish Myth
Tir Na Nog, the mythical Irish land of the fairies, is a wonderful place for your students to visit this Saint Patrick’s Day. Teach your students about this Irish myth in this lesson.
- River-Dancing Through History: The History of Ireland as Told Through Dance
Pop in a DVD and enjoy watching "Riverdance" with your students. This movie gives a glimpse into Irish culture and history through dance.
- Irish Myths & Legends: Lesson Plan
March is a great time of year to take a look at Irish culture and history. In this lesson, students will explore myths and legends of Ireland. Includes a downloadable power point.
- History Lesson Plan on Food Typically Eaten by the Pioneers
This history lesson plan explores the various foods that were eaten by those who lived in the pioneer world. History students will enjoy learning about the diets of their ancestors! Add this lesson plan and its attached worksheet to your history curriculum!
- Maintain Student Interest when Teaching Human Evolution
The various genus and species associated with the theory of human evolution. It contains a completed reference worksheet for the teacher, as well as a blank one for students to complete. Definitions, important dates, places, and people are included.
- In the Beginning: An Early Civilizations Lesson Plan
Where did civilization begin? The four earliest known civilizations developed in fertile river valleys which explains some of the where and why of the beginning of civilization.
- Making History Come Alive With Roles and Reenactment
Teaching American history lesson plans by utilizing "Living History" and role-play creates an environment where the students become part of the history. When students reenact history, they are better able to understand, thereby learning more.
- Breaking News! Frustrated Mexican Workers Revolt
In a world of twenty-four hour news why not employ this reporting technique to study history? It’s an entertaining and engaging way to learn. Here is all the information that you will need.
- Teach About the Decline of the Roman Empire
Why did Rome fall? Many historians believe answering this question is central to understanding world history. Imperial Rome spread wide and far, but was eventually destroyed by factors from within and without.
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