Event Maps

|| Subject: History and Humanities || Core Standards:  SS:GE:2:1.1: Identify the characteristics and purposes of globes and maps. (Themes: C: People, Places and Environment, F: Global Transformation) SS:GE:2:1.2: Introduce spatial information on maps and other geographic representations, e.g., map key, compass rose. (Themes: C: People, Places and Environment) || Description: Students create a map of…

Peeps (Clothespin Puppets)

|| Subject: History and Humanities || Description: Students create clothespin dolls of historical figures, characters, or mystical beings. Abenaki Peeps: Colonial Peeps: Fairy Peeps: Elf Peeps (an excellent project near the holidays): Self-Portrait Peeps (These were glued onto a Mandala – a great start-of-the-year classroom project!) || Prerequisites: Students should be studying the character(s) that…