This 29 page PDF divides “The Landmark History of the American People” text into 27 weekly assignments where students can check-off each activity as it is completed.
The assignments include:
- Chapters to read
- Timeline dates (additional dates are included that are not found in text)
- Introductions of the 50 states and capitals
- Suggested Historical Literature for this age group
- Extra space to add other activities
A precursor assignment about Columbus, featuring D’Aulaire’s book Columbus, has been added to this supplement since the text timing begins after Columbus with the pilgrims. This assignment includes comprehension questions and 6 mapping activities of Columbus and other historic explorers, and answer key for questions and mapping activities.
Also included is a mapping activity of the 1800’s cattle trail and the beginnings of the Kansas Pacific and Union Pacific railroads.
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