From Schindler's List to Free State of Jones, Hollywood has pushed out some impressive historical dramas. However, these films can be brutal. Here are some great historical movies for junior high and 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. It could be altered a little to be more applicable.
◾I use an assignment that my daughter and I came up with called a ‘binder-book’, which is basically the child of a lap book and note booking. Within this assignment, they will have research, geography, writing and timeline work.