Using the ReadWriteThink timeline creator, create a timeline that has at least 5 major events from the last 20 years (1994 - present). Be sure to include the year of the event as the "Label", the title of the event as the "Short Description", and brief summary of the event as the "Full Description". I have included two sites to help you get started. Print your timeline or e-mail them to me when you are done.
2 sites to get you started:
1. This Day in History
2. 30 years, 30 events, countless stories
Compare and contrast two different landform regions from today's lesson. Print your Venn Diagrams when you are done!
The early English colonies were not initially what you'd call a success. From the mystery surrounding the lost colony of Roanoke to wars and love stories, death, and rumors of cannibalism in early Jamestown, there is plenty of mystery and intrigue to investigate. Check out the links below to continue your research on our earliest settlers:
Click the image on the left to practice reading a topographic map. Topographic maps use contour lines to show elevation of land. They are useful in understanding how land changes. Be sure you know these vocabulary words:
Here are the slides from lessons 2 & 3 - A Changing World and Spanish Explorations, respectively.