Personal & Family History Teaching Resources

29 teaching resources for those 'aha' moments
  • Go to Making a Timeline of My Life Project teaching resource

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    Making a Timeline of My Life Project

    Teach your students how to make a timeline with a Create a Timeline Project.

    7 pages Grades: PK - 2
  • Go to Rural, Urban, and Suburban Communities Slide Deck teaching resource

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    Rural, Urban, and Suburban Communities Slide Deck

    Study the characteristics different types of communities (urban, rural, suburban) with an instructional slide deck.

    1 page Grades: 2 - 3
  • Go to Cut & Paste: Characteristics of Communities teaching resource

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    Cut & Paste: Characteristics of Communities

    Identify characteristics of the different types of communities (urban, rural, suburban) with a cut-and-paste sorting worksheet.

    1 page Grade: 2
  • Go to Long Ago, Now, or In the Future? Match-Up teaching resource

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    Long Ago, Now, or In the Future? Match-Up

    Help your students develop a sense of history and how life, transportation, and communications have changed with a matching activity.

    1 page Grades: K - 2
  • Go to In the Past, Present, and Future Puzzles teaching resource

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    In the Past, Present, and Future Puzzles

    Start a great discussion and show students how technology and society have changed over the years by matching historical images with their modern counterparts.

    1 page Grades: K - 2
  • Go to Then and Now Match-Up Activity teaching resource

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    Then and Now Match-Up Activity

    Start a great discussion and show students how technology and society have changed over the years by matching historical images with their modern counterparts.

    7 pages Grades: K - 7
  • Go to Long Ago, Now, or In the Future Sort teaching resource

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    Long Ago, Now, or In the Future Sort

    Help your students develop a sense of history and how life, transportation, and communications have changed over time.

    6 pages Grades: K - 2
  • Go to Who Lives at My Place? – Template teaching resource

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    Who Lives at My Place? – Template

    A 'lift the flaps' template where students display the family members that live in their home.

    2 pages Grades: PK - K
  • Go to All About My Family Mini Booklet teaching resource

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    All About My Family Mini Booklet

    A template for students to complete a booklet all about their family.

    8 pages Grades: K - 2
  • Go to A Comparison of Daily Life - Assessment Task teaching resource

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    A Comparison of Daily Life - Assessment Task

    An open-ended assessment task for students to demonstrate their understanding of how toys, types of transportation, and communication devices and their uses have changed over time.

    4 pages Grades: 3 - 5
  • Go to All About My Family - The Importance Of Family teaching resource

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    All About My Family - The Importance Of Family

    A set of 4 worksheets to use in the classroom when learning about families.

    4 pages Grades: 1 - 2
  • Go to All About My Family - Family Crest teaching resource

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    All About My Family - Family Crest

    A worksheet to use in the classroom when learning about families.

    1 page Grades: 1 - 2
  • Go to All About My Family - Interview teaching resource

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    All About My Family - Interview

    A worksheet to use in the classroom when learning about families.

    1 page Grades: 1 - 2
  • Go to All About My Family - Research Task teaching resource

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    All About My Family - Research Task

    A set of 2 worksheets to use in the classroom when researching families.

    2 pages Grades: 1 - 2
  • Go to All About My Family - Personal Timeline teaching resource

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    All About My Family - Personal Timeline

    A set of 2 worksheets to use in the classroom when learning about families.

    2 pages Grades: 1 - 2
  • Go to All About My Family - Family Tree Project teaching resource

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    All About My Family - Family Tree Project

    A set of 4 worksheets to use in the classroom when learning about families.

    4 pages Grades: 1 - 6
  • Go to Passport To My Heritage - Worksheet teaching resource

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    Passport To My Heritage - Worksheet

    A recording worksheet for students to use in the classroom when researching their own heritage.

    1 page Grades: 3 - 6
  • Go to All About Family - Workbook teaching resource

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    All About Family - Workbook

    A journal with activities on the topic of family.

    15 pages Grades: 1 - 2
  • Go to Family Tree Template teaching resource

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    Family Tree Template

    A template to assist when building a family tree.

    2 pages Grades: 1 - 4
  • Go to Daily Life - Then and Now Unit Plan unit plan

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    Daily Life - Then and Now Unit Plan

    This History unit covers a range of concepts relating to how daily life of the present is different from the past and how it could change in the future.

    1 page Grades: 1 - 2 Has Starter Sheet
  • Go to A Comparison of Daily Life - Assessment Task lesson plan

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    A Comparison of Daily Life - Assessment Task

    An inquiry-based assessment task in which students will demonstrate how their world is different from the past and how it might change in the future.

    8 pages Grades: 1 - 2 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
  • Go to Communicating Through Time lesson plan

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    Communicating Through Time

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will explain how communication devices have changed over time.

    57 pages Grades: 1 - 2 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
  • Go to Let's Communicate! lesson plan

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    Let's Communicate!

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will explain how we communicate with others.

    41 pages Grades: 1 - 2 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
  • Go to Transport - Then and Now lesson plan

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    Transport - Then and Now

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will compare past and present transport and describe how it has changed over time.

    48 pages Grades: 1 - 2 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
  • Go to A Life with Transport lesson plan

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    A Life with Transport

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will identify different types of modern transport and how they are used.

    24 pages Grades: 1 - 2 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
  • Go to Toys From the Past lesson plan

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    Toys From the Past

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will compare toys from the past with the present.

    1 page Grades: 1 - 2 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
  • Go to Toys From Today lesson plan

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    Toys From Today

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will describe the features of a present day toy.

    45 pages Grades: 1 - 2 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
  • Go to Identifying and Classifying Toys lesson plan

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    Identifying and Classifying Toys

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will identify an everyday object as a toy and describe how it is used in daily life.

    57 pages Grades: 1 - 2 60 mins Has Starter Sheet
  • Go to Family Life - Then and Now lesson plan

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    Family Life - Then and Now

    A 60 minute lesson in which students will compare daily family life from the past with the present.

    1 page Grades: 1 - 2 60 mins Has Starter Sheet