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Nelson Ridge
Intermediate School
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Mrs. Rokas
5th Grade - Nelson Ridge
nrokas@nlsd122.org
This page is temporarily Under Construction!  We are excited about our new social studies curriculum. I will be updating this page as needed, as we "zoom" into the new curriculum. 
 
 
 

 Explorer Project Guidelines   

 Explorer Project Fact Sheet

Explorer Websites

Look for your explorer on the following websites:  http://www.ducksters.com/biography/explorers/

http://explorers.mrdonn.org

https://www.kidinfo.com/american_history/explorers.html

Vasco Nunez de Balboa: http://www.buzzle.com/articles/famous-spanish-explorers-and-conquerors.html

http://www.enchantedlearning.com/explorers/page/b/balboa.shtml

Vasco de Gama: http://www.enchantedlearning.com/explorers/page/d/dagama.shtml

http://www.buzzle.com/articles/vasco-da-gama-childhood.html

http://www.buzzle.com/articles/timeline-for-vasco-da-gama.html

Hernan Cortez: http://www.ducksters.com/biography/explorers/hernan_cortes.php

http://www.buzzle.com/articles/famous-spanish-explorers-and-conquerors.html

 

http://www.buzzle.com/articles/famous-spanish-explorers-and-conquerors.html

Francisco Vasquez de Coronado: http://mrnussbaum.com/explorers/coronado/

http://www.enchantedlearning.com/explorers/page/c/coronado.shtml

 
 

 

                       

Jamestown Adventure Game 
                   

Geography of Colonies 

 Chatter Pix Project Guidelines 

https://www.schooltube.com/video/cbeeff1373a444baab76/13%20Colonies

New England Colonies:  https://youtu.be/4eTJ0hCgyC4

Middle:  https://youtu.be/R7CDn6Aa7Z0

Southern:  https://youtu.be/leqglZG8Af4

Import/Exporthttps://youtu.be/sLLzJria-P8

Triangular Tradehttps://youtu.be/ypF2Laa8LR0

Slavery:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IUfJCh7Rd_Q

 

Colonial Taxation and Protests: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aZ_7_TqtVRM

The Boston Massacre: http://www.schooltube.com/video/06b632000b724c8381f9/Unsolved%20History-%20Boston%20Massacre

Boston Massacre Painting Compare/Contrast: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LRxJh9mcfmk

Liberty Kids #1 The Boston Tea Party:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=32eKEg65pQs

Liberty Kids #2 The Intolerable Acts:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fALa2zjlSN0

Schoolhouse Rock - No More Kings: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WvOZs3g3qIo

Shot Heard Round the World Schoolhouse Rock: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y6ikO6LMxF4

Liberty Kids #6 The Shot Heard Around the World: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PxtQXUnOdVA

Liberty Kids #9 The Battle of Bunker Hill:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ziNJFVt99u0

School House Rock - Dec of Ind: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vrSeCYSnj5Y

Liberty Kids #13 The First 4th of July: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eccgj5u_Ydc

Liberty's Kids #19 Across the Delaware:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CO0gJrZVUks

Washington Crosses the Delaware/Battle of Trenton (15 min) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KF-Y7s_YIAU

Women Rockstars of the Revolution (4:14 min) : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QtcKQ08D5GE

Liberty Kids Battle of Yorktown (22 min.): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vku78dGqS3A

Liberty Kids #37: Born Free and Equal

Revolutionary War Hero Project Websites:

http://mrnussbaum.com/ampeople/

http://www.ducksters.com/history/american_revolution.php

http://www.biography.com/people/groups/american-revolution

http://revolution.mrdonn.org/famousfolks.html

http://www.theamericanrevolution.org/people.aspx