LESSON PLANS BY UNIT



 
Colonial Life in the Hudson Valley

  • Colonial Journal
    Students develop a fictional colonial persona and create journal entries describing life during the Colonial era and Revolutionary War period from tha...

  • Hudson River Cartography
    Working in pairs students construct a cardboard model of the Hudson River. They practice using a map and create their own map key and legend. They a...

  • Quadricentennial History Mystery
    This group activity engages students in a series of researching, decoding, role-playing, and presentation activities. Students role play, acting as cr...

  • Colonial / Revolutionary War Festival
    Life in the Colonial- and Revolutionary War-eras was very different from life today. This festival was the culmination of our unit. Each student beco...