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VS.1 The student will develop skills for historical and geographical analysis.
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VS.2 The student will demonstrate knowledge of the geography and early inhabitants of Virginia.
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VS.3The student will demonstrate knowledge of the first permanent English settlement in America.
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VS.4 The student will demonstrate knowledge of life in the Virginia colony.
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VS.5The student will demonstrate knowledge of the role of Virginia in the American Revolution.
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VS.6The student will demonstrate knowledge of the role of Virginia in the establishment of the new American nation.
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VS.7The student will demonstrate knowledge of the issues that divided our nation and led to the Civil War.
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VS.8The student will demonstrate knowledge of the reconstruction of Virginia following the Civil War.
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VS.9The student will demonstrate knowledge of twentieth century Virginia.
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VS.10The student will demonstrate knowledge of government, geography, and economics.
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Objective:

VS.1 The student will demonstrate skills for historical and geographical analysis and responsible citizenship, including the ability to
a) identify and interpret artifacts and primary and secondary source documents to understand events in history;
b) determine cause-and-effect relationships;
c) compare and contrast historical events;
d) draw conclusions and make generalizations;
e) make connections between past and present;
f) sequence events in Virginia history;
g) interpret ideas and events from different historical perspectives;
h) evaluate and discuss issues orally and in writing;
i) analyze and interpret maps to explain relationships among landforms, water features, climatic characteristics, and historical events.

SOL Review

1. Latitude & Longitude Game
2. Maps Millionaire Game
3. Lattitude & Longitude Millionaire Game
4. SOL Timeline Game
5. Fling the Teacher American Revolution Flash Game

Interactive Activities

 

1. Beacon's Primary vs Secondary Sources Interactive Learning

2. Ipad App Searchable Database (Find apps by subject and grade)

3. Primary Source Search Engine (Find primary source pictures and documents)

Study Guides/Research

 

1. Library of Congress's Primary Documents American Revolution to Civil War

2. 100 Primary Source Documents for elementary

3. Grolier Kids Encycopedia (Get password from teacher)

SMART Board Activities

1. Continent SOL Review Notebook (Zipped-use Firefox) (Preview with Notebook Express)

2. Landforms SOL Review Notebook (Zipped-use Firefox) (Preview with Notebook Express)

3. SOL USI.1 Sequencing Events Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

4. Latitude and Longitude Instructional Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

5. Latitude and Longitude Senteo/SMART Response (Preview with Notebook Express)

6. Locating Positions on a Map Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

7. What's my Line Review Fun, interactive Quiz on Maps (Preview with Notebook Express)

Powerpoints

1. Basic Map Skills Instructional PowerPoint

2. Good 3rd Grade Map Skills Review PowerPoint

Kidspiration Templates  
Discovery Education Movie Clip Titles

1. Maps: Types, Symbols, and Terms 18min.

2. Understanding and Using Maps and Globes 41min.

3. Finding your Way: Using Maps and Globes 22min 36 sec.

Lesson Plans

 

 
Assessments & Strategies  
Teacher Resources

1. Wendy Seger's SOL Practice Tests

2. Superb Suffolk Teaching Activities and Resources

3. SOL VA history Timeline (Word document)

4.Download Daily Virginia Studies Reviews in Word

5. Virginia Historical Highway Markers tied to SOLS

6. American Revolution People Resource (TeacherspayTeachers.com)

7. Louisa County Pacing Guide with SOL Resources


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Objective:

VS.2 The student will demonstrate knowledge of the physical geography and native peoples, past and present, of Virginia by
a) locating Virginia and its bordering states on maps of the United States;
b) locating and describing Virginia’s Coastal Plain (Tidewater), Piedmont, Blue Ridge Mountains, Valley and Ridge, and Appalachian Plateau;
c) locating and identifying water features important to the early history of Virginia (Atlantic Ocean, Chesapeake Bay, James River, York River, Potomac River, Rappahannock River, and Lake Drummond and the Dismal Swamp);
d) locating three American Indian language groups (the Algonquian, the Siouan, and the Iroquoian) on a map of Virginia;
e) describing how American Indians related to the climate and their environment to secure food, clothing, and shelter;
f) describing how archaeologists have recovered new material evidence at sites including Werowocomoco and Jamestown;
g) identifying and locating the current state-recognized tribes.

SOL Review

1. Suffolk SOL Review Resources

2. Regions, Products & Industries Matching Game

3. Virginia's Climate & American Indians 14 question quiz

4. Virginia Trekkers Interactive SOL Review Activities

5. Wendy Seger's SOL Practice Tests

6. Virginia's Regions 10 questions

7. Virginia's Borders and Regions 25 Questions

8. SOL Geography & Native American Millionaire Game

9. Geography Multiple-choice 16 Questions

10. Products & Industries Millionaire Game

Interactive Activities

 

1. Excellent Webquest on 3 Language Groups Websites, roles, and rubric

2. Ipad App Searchable Database (Find apps by subject and grade)

3. Learn about the 5 regions and then take a test

4. Interactive Jamestown & Werowocomoco in 1607

5. Surviving Jamestown Animated Stories

6.On the Trail of Captain John Smith Animated Adventure

Study Guides/Research

 

1. 5 Regions of Virginia Word Document

2. The Geology of Virginia's Regions Good maps and explanation of how we got five regions

3. American History Research Information

4. SOL Study guide of Virginia Regions and symbols John Wayland Elementary School

5. EnchantedInteractive Virginia Symbols and Regions Good overview, includes 5 Virginia Presidents

6. SOL Geography Study Guide

 

Smartboard Activities

1. VS. 1 Border States drag the 5 border states around Virginia (Preview with Notebook Express)

2. Eastern Woodlands Review Smartboard Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

3. SOL Virginia Geography Smartboard Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

4. Coastal Plain Region of Virginia Fill in chart Smartboard Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

5. SOL Geographic Regions of Virginia Review Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

6. SOL VS.2 instruction & review of VA's 5 regions Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

7. VS.2 Native American Senteo Test (Preview with Notebook Express)

8. First Americans Review Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

9. VA Regions Review Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

10. Native American Senteo Test Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

11. Senteo Regions Quiz Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

12. Regions Senteo Test Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

13. Water Features Senteo Test Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

14. Senteo (SMART Response) Geograpy & Regions Test (Preview with Notebook Express)

15. Senteo (SMART Response) Virginia Studies SOL Released Test (Preview with Notebook Express)

16. Appalachian Instructional Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

17. SOL VS.2 Senteo Test (Zipped-use Firefox) (Preview with Notebook Express)

18.Piedmont Regions of Virginia Label, color, and drag words to it (Preview with Notebook Express)

Powerpoints

1. Pupperoni Puppy SOL Game Review

2. Virginia History Geography Review PowerPoint

3. Native American SOL Vocabulary Instructional PowerPoint

4. Native Americans Teaching PowerPoint with excellent pictures

5. SOL 5 Regions Teaching PowerPoint with Excellent pictures for teaching and reviewing

6. SOL Virginia Geography Jeopardy Governor's Race PowerPoint

7. Virginia Regions 12 Question Map PowerPoint

8. Excellent SOL Virginia Regions Instructional & Review with great pictures PowerPoint

Kidspiration Templates

1. Products by region Sort (Picture Preview)

2. How Native Americans are alike and different (Picture Preview)

3. Regions of Virginia (Picture Preview)

Discovery Education Movie Clip Titles

1. Virginia Trekkers SOL Movie Podcasts

2. History is Fun Videos & Podcasts

Lesson Plans

1. Virginia SOL Geography Bingo (TeacherspayTeachers.com)

Assessments & Strategies

1.Kidpix Regions Drawings (Preview Example)

Teacher Resources

1. PDF blank map of Virginia's Regions Unlabeled

2. SOL Review Packet VS.2 and VS.10 (TeacherspayTeachers.com)

3. EnchantedInteractive Virginia Map and Worksheet

4. PDF of Virginia Regions with counties map

5. Superb Suffolk Teaching Activities and Resources

6. Louisa County Pacing Guide with SOL Resources

7. Virginia Historical Highway Markers tied to SOLS

8. SOL Review Quiz (TeacherspayTeachers.com)


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Objective:

VS.3 The student will demonstrate knowledge of the first permanent English settlement in America by
a) explaining the reasons for English colonization;
b) describing how geography influenced the decision to settle at Jamestown;
c) identifying the importance of the charters of the Virginia Company of London in establishing the Jamestown settlement;
d) identifying the importance of the General Assembly (1619) as the first representative legislative body in English America;
e) identifying the importance of the arrival of Africans and English women to the Jamestown settlement;
f) describing the hardships faced by settlers at Jamestown and the changes that took place to ensure survival;
g) describing the interactions between the English settlers and the native peoples, including the contributions of Powhatan to the survival of the settlers.

SOL Review

1. Suffolk SOL Review Resources

2. Virginia Trekkers Interactive SOL Review Activities

3. Play the Jamestown Game See if you can create and operate a colony. Flash required

4. SOL Millionaire Game

5. SOL Matching Vocabulary

6. SOL VS. 3 Test

7. Wendy Seger's SOL Practice Tests

Interactive Activities

 

1. Ipad App Searchable Database (Find apps by subject and grade)

2. Explore Jamestown Virtually

3. Jamestown Adventure Online Game with John Smith

Study Guides/Research

 

1. VS. 3 Notes in Word

2. SOL VS. 3 Study Guide

3. American History Research Information

4. Grolier Kids Encycopedia (Get password from teacher)

Smartboard Activities

1. Jamestown SOL Smartboard Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

2. Jamestown Instructional & Review Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

3. SOL Senteo Smartboard Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

4. VS. 3a & 3c English Colonization Senteo Test (Preview with Notebook Express)

5. VS.3b & 3f Jamestown Senteo Test (Preview with Notebook Express)

6. VS.3d & 3e Government Senteo Test (Preview with Notebook Express)

7. VS.3d & 3de Jamestown Senteo Test (Preview with Notebook Express)

8. Jamestown Senteo Test Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

9. Jamestown Instructional Part 1 Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

10. Jamestown Instructional Part 2 Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

11. Jamestown SOL Senteo Test (Zipped-use Firefox) (Preview with Notebook Express)

Powerpoints

 

1. SOL Jamestown Instructional PowerPoint

2. Pictorial Virginia SOL Jamestown Instructional PowerPoint

3. Jamestown Instructional PowerPoint

4. Instructional SOL Jamestown PowerPoint

Kidspiration Templates 1. Settlers survival depended on 4 main things (Picture Preview)
Discovery Education Movie Clip Titles

1. Virginia Trekkers SOL Movie Podcasts

2. History is Fun Videos & Podcasts

3. Exploring the World: The English Come to America: Jamestown and Plymouth 20min.

4. Just the Facts: The Colonization of North America: The English Settlements: Part 01 31min.

5. The Early Colonists 24min.

6. Nine Itunes U movies 1-4min

7. Fifteen Itunes U: Jamestown A Fruitful Soil 2min clips

8. Five Itunes U: Discovering Jamestown 5-9min.

Lesson Plans

 

Assessments & Strategies

1. Kidpix Jamestown Drawings (Preview Example)

Teacher Resources

1. Superb Suffolk Teaching Activities and Resources

2. Louisa County Pacing Guide with SOL Resources

3. Virginia Historical Highway Markers tied to SOLS

4. SOL Review Quiz (TeacherspayTeachers.com)


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Objective:

VS.4 The student will demonstrate knowledge of life in the Virginia colony by
a) explaining the importance of agriculture and its influence on the institution of slavery;
b) describing how the culture of colonial Virginia reflected the origins of European (English, Scots-Irish, German) immigrants, Africans, and American Indians;
c) explaining the reasons for the relocation of Virginia’s capital from Jamestown to Williamsburg to Richmond;
d) describing how money, barter, and credit were used;
e) describing everyday life in colonial Virginia.

SOL Review

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3. SOL Millionaire Game

4. SOL VS. 4 Test

5.

6. Wendy Seger's SOL Practice Tests

7. Virginia Trekkers Interactive SOL Review Activities

8. Suffolk SOL Review Resources

Interactive Activities

 

1. Jamestown Interactive Webquest

2. Colonial Days Jamestown Interactive Website

3. Tour Colonial Williamsburg Interactive website

4. Colonial Family Detectives Interactive website

5. Colonial Dress in 1700s

6. 13 Colonies Interactive Maps

7.Ipad App Searchable Database (Find apps by subject and grade)

Study Guides /Research

 

1. SOL VS.4 Study Guide

2. SOL Study Guide on VS. 4

3. American History Research Information

4. Grolier Kids Encycopedia (Get password from teacher)

Smartboard Activities

1. VS.4 Smartboard Notebook Instructional Interactive Lesson (Preview with Notebook Express)

2. SOL Virginia Colony Smartboard Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

3. SOL VS.4 Smartboard Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

4. Senteo SOL Smartboard notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

5. Senteo (SMART Response) SOL Test (Preview with Notebook Express)

6. Senteo (SMART Response) Colonies Test (Preview with Notebook Express)

7. Colonial Days Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

8. Colonial Life in Virginia SOL Instructional Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

Powerpoints

 

1. Virginia Colony and England Instructional PowerPoint

2. The Colonists & the Powhatan Instructional PowerPoint

3. Virginia Colony SOL Game Review

4. Virginia Colony SOL Game 2 Review

5. Money and the Colony SOL Instructional PowerPoint

Kidspiration Templates

1. Virginia Economics Match vocabulary to their definitions (Picture Preview)

2. Virginia 5 Regions Match groups of people to regions (Picture Preview)

Discovery Education Movie Clip Titles

1. Virginia Trekkers SOL Movie Podcasts

2. The Early Colonists 24min.

3. Economics: The Production, Distribution, and Consumption of Goods and Services: Money 16min.

Lesson Plans 1. SOL Resources (Worksheets, Study Guides, PowerPoints)
Assessments & Strategies

1. SOL Assessments (Worksheets, Study Guides, PowerPoints)

2. Kidpix Economics Drawings (Preview Example)

Teacher Resources

1. Superb Suffolk Teaching Activities and Resources

2. Download Daily Virginia Studies Reviews in Word

3. Virginia Historical Highway Markers tied to SOLS

4. SOL Review quiz VS.4 (TeacherspayTeachers.com)

5. Louisa County Pacing Guide with SOL Resources


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Objective:

VS.5 The student will demonstrate knowledge of the role of Virginia in the American Revolution by
a) identifying the reasons why the colonies went to war with Great Britain, as expressed in the Declaration of Independence;
b) identifying the various roles played by whites, enslaved African Americans, free African Americans, and American Indians in the Revolutionary War era, including George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Patrick Henry, and James Lafayette;
c) identifying the importance of the Battle of Great Bridge, the ride of Jack Jouett, and the American victory at Yorktown.

SOL Review

1. American Revolution Test 20 Questions

2. New American Nation Test 14 Questions

3. SOL VS. 5 Test

4. Revolutionary War Test 25 Questions

5. Wendy Seger's SOL Practice Tests

6. Virginia Trekkers Interactive SOL Review Activities

7. Suffolk SOL Review Resources

Interactive Activities

 

1. Liberty's Kids website

2.Ipad App Searchable Database (Find apps by subject and grade)

3. Learn about the Revolutionary War thru online Game

 

Study Guides/Research

 

1. SOL Revolutionary War Study Guide

2. SOL VS. 5 Study Guide

3. James Lafayette's Information (pdf format)

4. Battle of the Great Bridge Info

5. Jack Jouett's Ride Info

6. Jack Jouett's Ride Info & Audio Version

7. American History Research Information

8. Grolier Kids Encycopedia (Get password from teacher)

9. SOL Study Guide

10. Battle of the Great Bridge (pdf) info and pictures

Smartboard Activities

1. VS.5 Smartboard Notebook Instructional Interactive Lesson (Preview with Notebook Express)

2. Senteo SOL Smartboard Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

3. Revolutionary War Senteo Test Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

4. Senteo (SMART Response) SOL Test (Preview with Notebook Express)

5. Colonization & Conflict SOL Senteo Test (Zipped-use Firefox) (Preview with Notebook Express)

6. Road to Revolution Choose your own Adventure Book Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

7. Causes of the American Revolution Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

Powerpoints

1. SOL Revolutionary War Instructional PowerPoint

2. Instructional SOL Revolutionary War PowerPoint

3. American Revolution Teaching PowerPoint with excellent pictures

4. Famous Statesmen Instructional PowerPoint

5. American Revolution Songs PowerPoint

6. Jamestown, Revolution & Economy Jeopardy PowerPoint

7. Major Documents Instructional PowerPoint

8. American Revolution Instructional PowerPoint

9. Notable People in Virginia History Instructional PowerPoint

10. SOL Review of Colonies through American Revolution Instructional PowerPoint (includes Jack Jouett ride)

Kidspiration Templates

1. Revolutionary War Matching words to Continental or Redcoats/British (Picture Preview)

2. Revolutionary War Men (Picture Preview)

Discovery Education Movie Clip Titles

1. Virginia Trekkers SOL Movie Podcasts

2. Over 80 Revolutionary War Movies on Discovery Education

3. Battle of the Great Bridge Time Travel 8 min.

4. Lego Battle of the Great Bridge 3min.

Lesson Plans 1. SOL Resources (Worksheets, Study Guides, PowerPoints)
Assessments & Strategies

1. SOL Study Questions in Word

2. Kidpix Revolutionary War Drawings (Preview Example)

Teacher Resources

1. Superb Suffolk Teaching Activities and Resources

2. Download Daily Virginia Studies Reviews in Word

3. Virginia Historical Highway Markers tied to SOLS

4. SOL Review Quiz (TeacherspayTeachers.com)

5. Louisa County Pacing Guide with SOL Resources


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Objective:

VS.6 The student will demonstrate knowledge of the role of Virginia in the establishment of the new American nation by
a) explaining why George Washington is called the “Father of our Country” and James Madison is called the “Father of the Constitution”;
b) identifying the ideas of George Mason and Thomas Jefferson as expressed in the Virginia Declaration of Rights and the Virginia Statute for Religious Freedom;
c) explaining the influence of geography on the migration of Virginians into western territories

SOL Review

1. New Nation Test 20 Questions

2. SOL VS. 6 Test

3. New Nation Test 14 Questions

4. Wendy Seger's SOL Practice Tests

5. Virginia Trekkers Interactive SOL Review Activities

6. Suffolk SOL Review Resources

Interactive Activities

 

1.Ipad App Searchable Database (Find apps by subject and grade)

2. SOL 4th Grade VS.6 Review using Classroom Jeopardy (Game Preview)

Study Guides /Research

 

1. SOL A New Nation VS. 6 Study Guide

2. SOL Study Guide on VS. 6

3. American History Research Information

4. Grolier Kids Encycopedia (Get password from teacher)

Smartboard Activities

1. VS.6 Smartboard Notebook Instructional Interactive Lesson (Preview with Notebook Express)

2. SOL VS.6 Smartboard Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

3. SOL Senteo Smartboard Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

4. Documents & Famous People Senteo Test Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

5. Senteo (SMART Response) Senteo Test (Preview with Notebook Express)

6. Political Growth & Western Expansion Senteo SOL Test (Preview with Notebook Express)

7. George Washington Father of our Country Instructional Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

Powerpoints

1. SOL VS. 6 Jeopardy PowerPoint Game

2. Famous Statesmen Instructional PowerPoint

3. SOL New Nation Picture Instructional PowerPoint

Kidspiration Templates 1. New Nation Match People to their accomplishments (Picture Preview)
Discovery Education Movie Clip Titles

1. Virginia Trekkers SOL Movie Podcasts

2. Symbols of America (Declaration of Independence) 14min.

3. Ssssshhhh! We're Writing the Constitution 31min.

Lesson Plans 1. SOL Resources (Worksheets, Study Guides, PowerPoints)
Assessments & Strategies

1. Kidpix Revolutionary War Drawings (Preview Example)

Teacher Resources

1. Superb Suffolk Teaching Activities and Resources

2. Download Daily Virginia Studies Reviews in Word

3. Virginia Historical Highway Markers tied to SOLS

4. SOL Review Quiz (TeacherspayTeachers.com)

5. Louisa County Pacing Guide with SOL Resources


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Objective:

VS.7 The student will demonstrate knowledge of the issues that divided our nation and led to the Civil War by
a) identifying the events and differences between northern and southern states that divided Virginians and led to secession, war, and the creation of West Virginia;
b) describing Virginia’s role in the war, including identifying major battles that took place in Virginia;
c) describing the roles played by whites, enslaved African Americans, free African Americans, and American Indians.

SOL Review

1. A Nation Divided 10 Questions

2. The Civil War Test 10 Questions

3. Virginia in the Civil War 30 Questions

4. SOL VS. 7 Test 20 Questions

5. Civil War 28 Question Test

6. Wendy Seger's SOL Practice Tests

7. Virginia Trekkers Interactive SOL Review Activities

8. Suffolk SOL Review Resources

Interactive Activities

 

1. Learn about the Civil War through these excellent SOL webquest pages

2. Civil War Webquest (Student Word questions included)

3.Ipad App Searchable Database (Find apps by subject and grade)

Study Guides /Research

 

1. SOL VS.7 Civil War Study Guide

2. SOL Study Guide on VS. 7

3. American History Research Information

4. Grolier Kids Encycopedia (Get password from teacher)

Smartboard Activities

1. Civil War Venn Diagram -drag phrases describing the North and South (Preview with Notebook Express)

2. SOL Civil War Smartboard Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

3. SOL Union vs. Confederacy Smartboard Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

4. SOL VS.7 Smartboard Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

5. SOL Senteo Smartboard Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

6. Civil War Senteo Quiz Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

7. Civil War Senteo Test Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

8. Senteo (SMART Response) SOL Test (Preview with Notebook Express)

9. SOL Senteo (SMART Response) Assessment (Zipped file-use Firefox) (Preview with Notebook Express)

10. Civil War Instructional Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

11. Civil War 2 Instructional Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

12. North vs South Differences Instructional Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

13. Overview of Civil War including leaders and battles Instructional Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

14. Causes of the Civil War and Differences of North vs South Review Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

 

Powerpoints

1. SOL VS7 Civil War Jeopardy Powerpoint Game

2. Civil War SOL Multiple-choice PowerPoint Game

3. Civil War Teaching Powerpoint with excellent pictures

4. VS. 7 Civil War Instructional PowerPoint

5. SOL Civil War Vocabulary PowerPoint

Kidspiration Templates

1. Civil War People Use the websites to find facts about people (Picture Preview)

2. Venn Diagram Comparing North and South (Picture Preview)

Discovery Education Movie Clip Titles

1. Virginia Trekkers SOL Movie Podcasts

2. Civil War 15min.

3. Leading up to the Civil War 2min.

4. Issues Diving the Nation 4min

5. The South breaks away 1min.

6. Fort Sumter 2min.

7. Battle of Bull Run 2min.

8. Vicksburg Civil War Soldier's Life 3min.

9. Gettysburg 3min.

10. After the Emancipation 3min 30sec

11. End of the Civil War 2min.

12. Robert E. Lee 2min. 30sec

13. Abraham Lincoln 4min.

14. Ulysses S. Grant's Presidency 2min 30sec

15. Frederick Douglass 2min 30sec

16. Jefferson Davis 4min.

17. Soldier's Life 3min.

18. Typical Soldier's Life 3min.

19. Three Itunes U Civil War movies 3-4min.

20. Itunes U: Union or Secession: Virginians Decide

21. Itunes U: Civil War in Virginia Series 13 movies 17-57min.

22. Itunes U: The Civil War 150 Years later 15 episodes 3-52min.

Lesson Plans

1. Download, view and print SOL VS.7 Civil War Website, worksheets, and tests

2. View SOL VS.7 Lesson Plan with Web Worksheet included

3. SOL Resources (Worksheets, Study Guides, PowerPoints)

Assessments & Strategies

1. SOL Civil War Test in Word

2. Kidpix Civil War Map (Preview Template)

3. SOL Civil War Book/Worksheets based on Scope & Sequence (TeacherspayTeachers.com)

Teacher Resources

1. Superb Suffolk Teaching Activities and Resources

2. Download Daily Virginia Studies Reviews in Word

3. Fort Sumter Pictures

4. Virginia Historical Highway Markers tied to SOLS

5. SOL Review Quiz (TeacherspayTeachers.com)

6. Wheel of Fortune VS.7 (TeacherspayTeachers.com)

7. Louisa County Pacing Guide with SOL Resources


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Objective:

VS.8 The student will demonstrate knowledge of the reconstruction of Virginia following the Civil War by
a) identifying the effects of Reconstruction on life in Virginia;
b) identifying the effects of segregation and “Jim Crow” on life in Virginia for whites, African Americans, and American Indians;
c) describing the importance of railroads, new industries, and the growth of cities to Virginia’s economic development.

SOL Review

1. Reconstruction of the South 25 Questions

2. SOL VS.8 Test

3. SOL Reconstruction Test

4. Wendy Seger's SOL Practice Tests

5. Virginia Trekkers Interactive SOL Review Activities

6. Suffolk SOL Review Resources

Interactive Activities

 

1. Ipad App Searchable Database (Find apps by subject and grade)

Study Guides /Research

 

1. SOL VS. 8 Reconstruction Study Guide

2. SOL Study Guide on VS. 8

3. American History Research Information

4. Grolier Kids Encycopedia (Get password from teacher)

Smartboard Activities

1. Civil War Venn Diagram -drag phrases describing the North and South (Preview with Notebook Express)

2. Reconstruction SOL Smartboard Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

3. Good SOL pictorial and website Smartboard Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

4. Segregation Instructional Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

Powerpoints

 

1. Growth of Cities Instructional PowerPoint with excellent pictures

2. Reconstruction Instructional PowerPoint with excellent pictures

3. Reconstruction SOL Millionaire PowerPoint

Kidspiration Templates 1. Segregation (Picture Preview)
Discovery Education Movie Clip Titles

1. Virginia Trekkers SOL Movie Podcasts

2. Civil Rights: The Long Road to Equality 52min.

3. Five Itunes U/WHRO Movies on Taxes thru Civil Rights 14-41min.

Lesson Plans 1. SOL Resources (Worksheets, Study Guides, PowerPoints)
Assessments & Strategies

1. Kidpix Reconstruction Newspaper (Preview Template)

Teacher Resources

1. Superb Suffolk Teaching Activities and Resources

2. Download Daily Virginia Studies Reviews in Word

3. Virginia Historical Highway Markers tied to SOLS

4. SOL Review Quiz (TeacherspayTeachers.com)

5. Louisa County Pacing Guide with SOL Resources


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Objective:

VS.9 The student will demonstrate knowledge of twentieth- and twenty-first-century Virginia by
a) describing the economic and social transition from a rural, agricultural society to a more urban, industrialized society, including the reasons people came to Virginia from other states and countries;
b) identifying the impact of Virginians, such as Woodrow Wilson and George C. Marshall, on international events;
c) identifying the social and political events in Virginia linked to desegregation and Massive Resistance and their relationship to national history;
d) identifying the political, social, and/or economic contributions made by Maggie L. Walker; Harry F. Byrd, Sr.; Oliver W. Hill; Arthur R. Ashe, Jr.; A. Linwood Holton, Jr.; and
L. Douglas Wilder.

SOL Review

1. Virginia Changing 20 Questions

2. Millionaire Game on a Changing Virginia

3. SOL Virginia Hangman Game

4. SOL People Millionaire Game

5. VS.9 SOL Test

6. 1900 to Present Test

7. Wendy Seger's SOL Practice Tests

8. Virginia Trekkers Interactive SOL Review Activities

9. Suffolk SOL Review Resources

Interactive Activities

 

1. Ipad App Searchable Database (Find apps by subject and grade)

Study Guides /Research

 

1. SOL VS. 9 Study Guide

2. SOL Study Guide on VS. 9

3. Oliver Hill info & Movie clips

4. Linwood Holton pens Memoir Newspaper article

5. American History Research Information

6. Grolier Kids Encycopedia (Get password from teacher)

Smartboard Activities

1. 20th Century SOL Smartboard Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

2. SOL VS.9 Smartboard Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

3. Woodrow Wilson & League of Nations Instructional Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

Powerpoints

1. 20th Century SOL Review PowerPoint

2. Famous Virginians PowerPoint

3. SOL 4.9 Instructional PowerPoint

4. Maggie Walker Instructional PowerPoint

5. Harry F. Byrd Instructional PowerPoint

6. Famous Virginans Instructional PowerPoint

 

Kidspiration Templates 1. 20th Century Virginians Match phrases to people (Picture Preview)
Discovery Education Movie Clip Titles

1. Virginia Trekkers SOL Movie Podcasts

2. George C. Marshall Solider and Statesman 9min.

3. Woodrow Wilson's Life PBS Movie 27min.

4. Lindwood Holton 1969 Political Commercial Video 4min.

Lesson Plans 1. SOL Resources (Worksheets, Study Guides, PowerPoints)
Assessments & Strategies

1. Kidpix 20th Century People (Preview Template)

Teacher Resources

1. Superb Suffolk Teaching Activities and Resources

2. Download Daily Virginia Studies Reviews in Word

3. Virginia Historical Highway Markers tied to SOLS

4. Louisa County Pacing Guide with SOL Resources


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Objective:

VS.10 The student will demonstrate knowledge of government, geography, and economics by
a) identifying the three branches of Virginia government and the function of each;
b) describing the major products and industries of Virginia’s five geographic regions;
c) explaining how advances in transportation, communications, and technology have contributed to Virginia’s prosperity and role in the global economy.

SOL Review

1. Battleship Game on Virginia Government

2. Virginia Government 10 Questions

3. SOL VS.10 Test

4. SOL VS.10 Test 2

5. VS.10 SOL Test

6. Wendy Seger's SOL Practice Tests

7. Virginia Trekkers Interactive SOL Review Activities

8. Suffolk SOL Review Resources

Interactive Activities

 

1. Ipad App Searchable Database (Find apps by subject and grade)

Study Guides /Research

 

 

1. American History Research Information

2. Grolier Kids Encycopedia (Get password from teacher)

Smartboard Activities

1. 3 Branches of Government - drag the words describing the Virginia government (Preview with Notebook Express)

2. SOL Virginia Government Smartboard Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

3. Government & Elections Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

4. 3 Branches of Government & Bill of Rights Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

5. Another 3 Branches of Government Instructional Notebook (Preview with Notebook Express)

6. Updated SOL Branches of Government Notebook

Powerpoints

1. SOL Virginia State products and industries Instructional PowerPoint

Kidspiration Templates

 

Discovery Education Movie Clip Titles

1. Virginia Trekkers SOL Movie Podcasts

Lesson Plans

1. Lesson Plan in Word with worksheet and links attached

Assessments & Strategies 1. Kidpix Branches of Government (Preview Template)
Teacher Resources

1. Superb Suffolk Teaching Activities and Resources

2.Louisa County Pacing Guide with SOL Resources

3. Virginia Historical Highway Markers tied to SOLS

4. SOL Review Packet VS.2 and VS.10 (TeacherspayTeachers.com)


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SOL Review

1. Virginia Studies People Sort (TeacherspayTeachers.com)

2. Virginia Studies SOL Refrigerator Review Cards in Adobe Acrobat

3. Download 5 Virginia SOL Jeopardy PowerPoint Games listed below:

A. Virginia

B. Virginia 2

C. Virginia 3

D. Virginia 4

E. Virginia 5

4. Wendy Seger's 4th Grade SOL Review Website PowerPoints and SOL websites

5. SOL Virginia Test 50 Questions

6. Virginia SOL Jeopardy Game

7. Battleship Game Across Virginia

8. SOL Virginia Studies Game PowerPoint

9. Revolutionary War to Civil War Millionaire Game

10. 4th Grade SOL Study Guide with pictures and information on web page

11. Good SOL 4th Grade Virginia History Practice Games

12. Create an ABC SOL VA History Book using this Word Document as a resource

13. Senteo Math Released Items for Civics standard

14. SOL Jeopardy Game 1
SOL Jeopardy Game 2
SOL Jeopardy Game 3

15. SOL Millionaire Game

16. Virginia Studies - Crosswalk Curriculum - Part 1
SOL Virginia Studies Virginia Studies - Crosswalk Curriculum - Part 2
SOL Virginia Studies Virginia Studies - Crosswalk Curriculum - Part 3
SOL Virginia Studies Virginia Studies - Crosswalk Curriculum - Part 4
SOL Virginia Studies Virginia Studies - Crosswalk Curriculum - Part 5
SOL Virginia Studies Virginia Studies - Crosswalk Curriculum - Part 6
SOL Virginia Studies Virginia Studies - Crosswalk Curriculum - Part 7
SOL Virginia Studies Virginia Studies - Crosswalk Curriculum - Part 8

17. Virginia Studies SOL Review Senteo Test

18. Pass the Past Ipad app -SOL Released Test Practice with grade

19. Senteo (SMART Response) Civics Test

20. Governor's Race PowerPoint

21. Suffolk SOL Review Resources

22. SOL 4th Grade History Review using Classroom Jeopardy (Game Preview)

23. SOL 4th Grade History Review 2 using Classroom Jeopardy (Game Preview)

24. SOL 4th Grade History Review 3 using Classroom Jeopardy (Game Preview)

25. SOL 4th Grade History Review 4 using Classroom Jeopardy (Game Preview)


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Teacher SOL Resources:

1. Print PDF SOL Posters 4th grade Social Studies colorful posters created for each SOL)

2. Download PDF of Virginia Studies SOL Vocabulary for the year

3. Primary Source Search Engine (Find primary source pictures and documents)

4. Interactive Notebooks Buy excellent interactive notetaking notebooks for SOL)

5. Ipad App Searchable Database (Find apps by subject and grade)

6. Kidspiration Templates Templates organized by subject and grade

7. Download Jeopardy Powerpoint Game Template Fill in the questions and answers and have fun playing Jeopardy! 25 questions board

8. Download Millionaire Powerpoint Game Template Fill in the questions and answers and have fun playing Millionaire!

9. Louisa County Pacing Guide with SOL Resources

10. Virginia Historical Highway Markers tied to SOLS

11. Our Virginia Past and Present (Hardcover) by Joy Masoff Excllent SOL History Textbook with easy to read sentences and great pictures

12. Brainpop Social Studies Movies Movie clips on Social Studies (Subscription)

13. Download 4th Grade SOLS Facts in Word Organized in tables by SOL

14. SOL Virginia Pictures, PowerPoints & Word Worksheets

15. Virginia Trekkers SOL Movie Podcasts

16. Free Pictures for Teachers

17. Free Clipart for Teachers

18. SOL VA history Timeline (Word document)

 


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