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Lewis and Clark: Louisiana Purchase(Reader's Theater Script)

Lewis and Clark: Louisiana Purchase(Reader's Theater Script)

On February 28, 1803, President Thomas Jefferson got approval by Congress for an expedition to explore the lands of the Louisiana Purchase. Meriwether Lewis and William Clark were asked by President Thomas Jefferson to led the expedition. On May 14, 1804, the expedition called, the Corps of Discovery began. They would return home two years later, in 1806. The expedition helped to open up the west for expansion by people seeking a better life. Part of my Ms. Bie Ografee Talk Show Series of plays, Lewis Meriwether and William Clark are guests on Ms. Bie Ografee's Talk Show. They share information about their expedition to explore the Louisiana Territory. There is a Did You Know? section of fun facts, reading comprehension questions and a teacher section with lots of extension activities, links and the key. Other plays in the Ms. Bie Ografee’s Talk Show Series: The Vikings(A Visit with Leif Eriksson and his farther, Erik the Red, The Constitution(A Visit with James Madison, “Father of the Constitution”),Dr. Seuss, A Visit with Josh Crabtree, A Tory during the American Revolutionary War, Charles Dickens, Johnny Appleseed, Albert Einstein, Harriet Tubman, Rosa Parks, Bessie Coleman Sacagawea, George Washington Carver, Thomas Edison, Martin Luther King, Sequoia, Michelangelo, DaVinci, Tuskegee Airmen, Susan B. Anthony, Marco Polo, Christopher Columbus, an interview with a groundhog, an interview with a leprechaun, an interview with Simon, victim of the Black Death, An Interview with Agent 355, a female agent in the Culper Spy Ring(Revolutionary War), Interview with a 49er from the California Gold Rush , Albert Einstein, Rachel Carson, Katherine Johnson and more. Gail's Website for Teachers/Kids My website for teachers/kids has lots of free materials:geography activities, short reads, factoids on different topics, news, career surveys, bell ringers and more.
gailhennessey
Essay Writing: First Collection

Essay Writing: First Collection

Here are six Essay Writing titles in one bundle. Five of the eBooks contain one or more pieces of writing and instructions and guidelines for writing an essay (including multiples possible essay topics) using the piece of writing as a starting point. These titles are on the following themes: A Winter Walk; The Site And Antiquities Of Athens; Wild Apples; Narrow Escapes; India: Timeless Topics. Also included is an additional resource called Writing Beginning and Concluding Paragraphs, which allows students to practise that skill specifically.
canadianwinter
Camping

Camping

A collection of photos on the topic of camping, that I will add to over time. Please leave me a review and I will send you any other resource of your choice for free (contact me: office@oceansproject.com). Check out my other resources at my shop: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/sarah277 Let me know if you have any resource requests and I will tailor make a resource for you.
sarah277
Literature & Composition, Second Collection

Literature & Composition, Second Collection

Here are 9 'Literature & Composition' resources, each of which contains six pieces of writing and six separate writing assignments. The writing assignments (and selections) vary in length and are intended to inspire students aged 11-13 to try writing in different forms and styles. Use the reading and writing assignments to complement a unit study on a particular topic, or work through the selections as part of your language arts lessons. The themes of the titles in this bundle are: Bears, British Royals, Flowers, Mars, Simple Things, The Moon, The Sun, Trees, Water
canadianwinter
Literature & Composition, First Collection

Literature & Composition, First Collection

Here are 10 'Literature & Composition' resources, each of which contains six pieces of writing and six separate writing assignments. The writing assignments (and selections) vary in length and are intended to inspire students aged 11-13 to try writing in different forms and styles. Use the reading and writing assignments to complement a unit study on a particular topic, or work through the selections as part of your language arts lessons. The themes of the titles in this bundle are: Autumn, Character Description, Irish Fairies, Chinese Dragons, Japanese Gardens, Mice, Night, The Sea, Travel, Winter.
canadianwinter
Why Do People Move To England?

Why Do People Move To England?

There are lots of reasons why for many centuries people have chosen to come to the England to live. These worksheets explore the different terms used to describe their reasons, it looks at a stowaways story and how the media portrays their stories.
WillsonEducation
Dot-to-Dot and Coloring Page – Spaceship or Rocket

Dot-to-Dot and Coloring Page – Spaceship or Rocket

This is space exploration themed connect the dots (or join the dots, else dot to dot, follow the dots) picture puzzle and coloring page with with spaceship or rocket, stars, earth. Directions: Draw a line from dot number 1 to dot number 2, then from dot number 2 to dot number 3, 3 to 4, and so on. Continue to join the dots until you have connected all the numbered dots. Then, color the picture! Answer included. Files: one JPEG page size file with activity, answer and task text in one place; two separate PNG files (the puzzle itself and answer file of smaller size). All graphic files are of high quality for crisp and clear printing. Keywords: rocket, soaceship, space, exploration, earth, stars, star, sky, cosmos, connect, dot, dots, dot-to-dot, join, follow, connect the dots, join the dots, activity, learn, learning, number, numbers, counting, colouring, coloring, page, colouring page, coloring page, sheet, worksheet, black, white, printable, puzzle, puzzles, game, games, picture, riddle, cartoon, illustration.
ratselmeister
Assembly - World Space Week - 4th - 10th October 2017-Key Stages 3, 4 and 5.

Assembly - World Space Week - 4th - 10th October 2017-Key Stages 3, 4 and 5.

World Space Week 4th-10th October 2017 This assembly is suitable for pupils in Key Stages 3, 4 and 5. From the first race to the South Pole, first solo flight across the Atlantic, to the opening of a sea route from Europe to the East, exploration and adventures have always defined our very existence as inhabitants of planet Earth. With thought-provoking facts, images and sound, this assembly takes us through a history of space exploration and asks us to consider the impending impact of our future above and beyond planet Earth. This pack will save you hours of prep time. It comprises of a 30-slide power-point presentation with detailed notes, a music accompaniment and a traveller’s prayer. The presentation can be used in a number of ways; • for a school assembly • as a loop on the school’s visual display system • as part of a lesson.
Newtonlab
Halloween Maze Game with Stairs and Ladders

Halloween Maze Game with Stairs and Ladders

This is autumn or Halloween themed 3d maze game with stairs and ladders. Directions: Using stairs and ladders try to find the way from the point 1 to the point 2. For safety reasons please do not jump or climb up the walls! Answer included. Files: one high quality graphic JPEG file for crisp and clear printing or displaying. Keywords: autumn, halloween, fall, 3d, stairs, ladders, maze, mazes, game, puzzle, labyrinth, puzzles, staircase, ladder, building, ghost, bat, black cat, spooky, night, design elements, page, activity, sheet, visual, riddle, fun, leisure, sheet, worksheet, illustration.
ratselmeister
Explorers and Navigators

Explorers and Navigators

A bundle of 3 resources, PDF files and powerpoint presentations about three famous explorers, Columbus, Captain Cook and Vasco Da Gama. This would be great to use as a class project with three groups. Each booklet has the children completing the same style of tasks and would be great for History , Geography and Cross-curricular work .There are reading and comprehension questions, diary entries, ship's log entries, imaginative and creative writing tasks and internet research questions.Save 50% when you purchase all three together.
teachercellar