An infographic on Understanding Our Basic Human Rights: including gender equality and education!

Understanding Our Basic Human Rights

By using a simple mnemonic device, this skinny poster illustrates the factors that characterize any civilization: Geography, Religion, Achievements, Politics, Economics, and Social Structures. Use this poster when introducing any ancient civilization to your students. It works with classifying present-day civilizations, too!    ©2017. 13 x 38 inches. Laminated to last. Middle school, high school.

It would be a good way to channel students' focus when talking about different civilizations or eras. It breaks a huge idea down to six different topics, with varying complexities.

After learning about land forms students can better visualize them by coloring a chart to keep with them. (Physical Geography)

After learning about land forms students can better visualize them by coloring a chart to keep with them. Or I could make the chart and have it hang in the classroom for reference.

Landforms anchor charts~Part of a complete unit on landforms

Learning and Writing About Landforms

Landforms anchor charts- Part of a complete landforms unit with landform building, map making, landforms literacy centers, and a culminating narrative writing project.

Learn how to use inquiry circles in Social Studies class. Great for reviewing topics, and teaching the Common Core.

How to Teach the Standards through Social Studies Inquiry Circles

Need some social studies project ideas? Learn how to make Social Studies more engaging for your students with inquiry circles. Inquiry circles reinforce social studies standards while teaching the research process. (Grab the free social studies project

Education to the Core: Me on the Map Activity!  Help kids understand the area around them!

Weekend Reflections: Maps, Counting Activities, and Data Organization

Science FUN with Interactive Notebooks!

Science FUN with Interactive Notebooks! (Simply Skilled in Second)

Ancient Civilization STEM Challenges and activities! includes Mesopotamia, Egypt, China, Israel, India, Greece, and Rome!

Ancient Civilizations STEM Challenges

Cross-curricular challenges for students who are studying Ancient Civilizations! This resource is part of the Ancient Civilizations Curriculum Bundle

Great Big List of Hands On Homeschool History Activities for Kids from preschool, through elementary school to middle school. From ancient times to modern times.


Homeschool history activities and resources for preschool, kindergarten, elementary school, middle school. Hands on history activities.