Doing a social studies interactive notebook next year. This site is great for that! The students write the learning objective for each activity.- Want to do this for science next year. (Note link to science site)
This Social Studies Interactive Notebook Bundle 2 covers War of Civil War, Turn of the Century World War I, Roaring Great Depression, and World War II. This huge interactive bundle makes it easier to plan your Social Stud
Texas History - Four Regions Foldable: This foldable is a great representation of the four main regions that students could make in class or within groups. On the inside, students could list the facts or interesting things about each region.
There are so many benefits to using the interactive notebook at the middle school level. Comprehension and retention are increased, students learn key concepts in multiple ways, and creativity and higher-level thinking are incorporated on a daily basis.
Social Studies Units and Activities: Lots of Informational Text, Common Core reading skills, study guides, and tests-- a useful source for me to look at when I need ideas for constructing lesson plan ideas.