Social Studies

Social studies with Mr. Stein is an innovative and engaging class, which integrates language arts, music, and technology daily. This 21st century classroom provides an ample opportunity for higher learning at a deeper, more meaningful level, motivating students to use critical thinking skills to assess the events of the past, predict and hypothesize about the future, and support their opinions with confidence in their knowledge of the content. Students develop, problem solve, debate, anaylze, perform, and evaluate, which provides multiple paths to knowledge while meeting the needs of all types of learners at their individual levels.

SOL Review Games
Virginia Studies SOL Review Game: Who Wants to be a Millionaire
Virgnia History SOL practice test
Virginia Studies Practice SOL Test
Virginia Studies SOL Practice Test
Virginia Studies SOL Prep
Virginia Studies SOL Prep

Great Review Activities 
Guess who
Fridge Cards

Virginia Studies Flashcards
Content Cards Semester1
Content Cards Semester2

Project Ideas: 
Mixbook: Anna, Payton, Ashley, & Caitlin.
Stixy: Zachary, Andrew, Jasmine
Blabberize: Create Animated Pictures
Clay Yourself: Create an Avatar
Go Animate: Create a Conversation Between Two Pictures, Student Example

Virginia Geography 
Coastal Plain
Virginia’s Regions
Piedmont Practice
Products and Industries of Virginia’s Regions
Bordering States & Regions
River Match-up
Early Inhabitants & Geography of VA
VA Geography
Regions, Products, & Industries
Primary vs Secondary Documents
Regions of Virginia
Rivers in Virginia
Bordering States
Virginia Geography Review with Native Americans
Virginia Regions Quiz Part I
Virginia Regions Quiz Part II
Virginia Studies Review Quiz Part I Quiz
Virginia Studies Review Quiz Part II
Virginia Studies Review Quiz Part III
Virginia Studies Review Quiz Part IV
Appalachian Plateau Podcast
Cumberland Gap Podcast
Fall Line Podcast
Fredericksburg Podcast
Jamestown Podcast
Dismal Swamp Podcast
Virginia Beach Podcast

Natives
Native American Flashcards
Indian Language Group pop-up
Indian Language Groups
American Indians and their Environment
Native Americans
Regions and Native Americans
Native Americans & VA Geography Columns
Native American Flashcards
Regions and Native Americans
Native Americans & VA Geography Columns
Virginia Geography Review with Native Americans
Natives Quiz
Native Americans Review Quiz
Native Americans Review Quiz II

Jamestown
Jamestown GLOG
Why Jamestown & The Charters
Awesome Jamestown Review Game
The History of Jamestown
Money, Barter and Credit in Jamestown
Colonial Timeline 
Battleship with Jamestown
Regions and Native Americans
Native Americans & VA Geography Columns
Native American Flashcards
Virginia Geography Review with Native Americans
John Smith Puzzle
Women and Africans arrive in Jamestown
Jamestown Quiz
Native Americans Review Quiz

American Revolution 
American Revolution Glog
Events that led to the American Revolution
Colonial & Revolutionary Virginia History
American Revolution – Who am I?
American Revolution – Key Figures
Virginia & the Revolutionary War
Revolutionary Match Up
Colonial Virginia & Revolutionary War
Virginians- Washington and Madison
SOL VS.6b – Jefferson and the Statute for Religious Freedom
Facts about Virginia
Famous Virginians
George Mason and the Virginia Declaration of Rights
Matching
American Revolution Powerpoint Project
American Revolution PowerPoint II
George Washington Puzzle
Patrick Henry Puzzle
Lord Cornwallis Puzzle
James Lafayette Puzzle
Paul Revere Puzzle
Treaty of Paris Puzzle
Battle of Trenton Puzzle
Battle of Yorktown Puzzle
Boston Massacre Puzzle
Boston Tea Party Puzzle
Battle of Lexington and Concord Puzzle

New Nation 
Matching & Concentration Game
Rags to Riches
Rags to Riches
Rags to Riches 
Rags to Riches
Columns
Battleship
New Nation Matching and Concentration Game I
New Nation Matching and Concentration Game II
George Mason Puzzle
Thomas Jefferson Puzzle
George Washington Puzzle
James Madison Puzzle
New Nation Go Animate

Abolitionist
Great Website Created by Mr. Stein’s Student Maddy
Matching Game
Matching Game
Matching Game
Column Game
John Brown Puzzle
Nat Turner Puzzle
Abolitionist Pop Ups
Abolitionist Matching
Abolitionist Columns
Matching Game
Pop Ups Game
Abolitionist Quiz
Student Created Abolitionist Quiz
Abolitionist Practice Quiz
Student Created Abolitionist Matching Quiz
Student Created Abolitionist Quiz
Student Created Abolitionist Quiz
Student Created Abolitionist Quiz
Anna & Caitlin’s GLOG
Maddy & Andrew H’s GLOG
Payton & Lauren’s GLOG

Inventions
Elias Howe invents a sewing machine.
Cyrus McCormick invents the first commercially successful reaper.
Eli Whitney invents the cotton gin
James Watt improves the Steam Engine.
Robert Fulton invents the steamboat

Civil War
Website created by Maddy Myers, Mr. Stein’s 4th Grade Student
Glog created by Emil, Mr. Stein’s 4th Grader
Civil War PowerPoint
Divided Nation Powerpoint
Civil War Terms and People
A Divided Nation and Divided Virginia
Major Civil War Battles
Civil War
The Civil War
Gettysburg Battle
Women of the Civil War
Civil War Battles
Civil War Battles
Women in the Civil War
Generals
Civil War
1755 – 1850
Civil War – Rags to Riches
Civil War – Matching Game
Civil War – Pop Up Game
Civil War – Ordered List Game
People of the Civil War – Pop Up Game
Civil War – Columns Game
Civil War – Pop Ups Game
Civil War – Flashcards and Concentration Game
Vocabulary Games

Reconstruction 
Virginia Grows after Reconstruction
Reconstruction Quiz
After the Civil War
True or False Reconstruction
Hardships after the Civil War

 Civil Rights Movement & Massive Resistance
Jim Crow Laws Review 
Civil Rights Movement Quiz
Massive Resistance Quiz
Civil Rights Vocabulary Review Matching Game
Civil Rights Movement Trials
Brown vs Board of Education Video
Massive Resistance Video 

Government
Matching & Concentration Game
Government Rags to Riches I
Government Rags to Riches II
Government Rags to Riches III 
Government Rags to Riches IV
Columns
Battleship
Matching and Concentration I
Matching and Concentration II

20th & 21st Century Virginia
Rural to Urban Video
Virginia Studies Poster Review Economics
Changes in Virginia Powerpoint

Black History Month
CNN Student News
CNN Student News Black History Month: Learning Activities
Library of Congress: African American History Month
Smithsonian Education: Black History Month
National Park Service: African American History
National Endowment for the Humanities: Black History Month
National Archives: Black History resources
U.S. Census Bureau: Black History Month 2012
Association for the Study of African American Life and History
Morehouse College: Martin Luther King, Jr. Collection
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