Type:

Graphic Organizer/Worksheet

Description:

An assignment to give over spring break. Students take note of what they have learned (from TV, Newspapers, etc), draw an illustration, and connect it to what they are learning in history class. This resource is part of the Social Studies 7 course.

Subjects:

  • Social Studies > General
  • Social Studies > World History

Education Levels:

  • Grade 6
  • Grade 7
  • Grade 8
  • Grade 9
  • Grade 10

Keywords:

break spring break

Language:

English

Access Privileges:

Public - Available to anyone

License Deed:

Creative Commons Attribution 3.0

Collections:

Social Studies 7
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Curriki Rating
On a scale of 0 to 3
3
On a scale of 0 to 3

This resource was reviewed using the Curriki Review rubric and received an overall Curriki Review System rating of 3, as of 2008-12-26.

Component Ratings:

Technical Completeness: 2
Content Accuracy: 3
Appropriate Pedagogy: 3

Reviewer Comments:

This is a valuable resource that has students find connections between current events and what they are studying in history. It was created as a spring break assignment but could easily be adapted into day to day activities to reinforce the relevance of what is being studied. The assignment asks students to identify the source, summarize, create an illustration, and find a connection to history. Depending on the grade level and the topic, it might be appropriate to re-format the chart to provide more space for certain headings.

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