Using two colored gummy bears is an excellent way to explain to children the relationship between Indians and the colonists, and also eventually between the colonists and their mother country. Candy will capture the kids interest and make class more fun!
Kids love glue, scissors and engagement. why not combine this love with learning about the types of government around the world? This mini unit focuses on the four basic government systems: monarchy, dictatorship, democracy, and republic. Students will complete a note taking activity with a notebook foldable and then experience each form of government in a History Lab! A History Lab is a hands on activity that allows students to experience history and not just read about it!
To complete this interactive notebook activity, students will scan a QR code to open up a webpage about the 4 types of economies: Traditional, Command, Market, and Mixed. Students will write the definition of each term, 2 advantages/disadvantages, and draw a picture to represent each type of economy.