Looking for engaging social studies resources for upper grades? Well, look no further. This week’s round-up features Ancient Rome Units, Spanish Language Activity Bundles, Crash Course Film History Activities, and so much more. These resources are literally a blast from the past! You won’t want to miss out, especially since half of them are free!


Etruscan and Greek Influences on Ancient Romans - FREEBIE
Etruscan and Greek Influences on Ancient Romans – FREEBIE by Becky’s Social Studies Center

It’s FREE!

“This resource provides students with non-fiction reading passages, a notes sheet, and an engaging activity to introduce them to the concept that the Greeks and Etruscans greatly influenced the ancient Romans.”

Ancient Rome Unit: Projects and Activities
“Ancient Rome Unit: Projects and Activities” by Becky’s Social Studies Center

“This unit provides students with many student-centered, engaging, and meaningful activities and projects that give students the opportunity to practice incorporating well-developed evidence in a creative way.”

Preterite Regular Verbs Word Puzzles (Wordsearch and Crossword)
Preterite Regular Verbs Word Puzzles (Wordsearch and Crossword) by Senorita Creativa

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“This set of word puzzles provides students with a fun, stress-free way to practice verb conjugations.”

La Ropa y Los Accesorios Activity Bundle
“La Ropa y Los Accesorios Activity Bundle” by Senorita Creativa

“This bundle provides the teacher with everything they need to introduce and practice clothing vocabulary with their students.”

FREE Color By Number--Road to the White House NO PREP
“FREE Color By Number–Road to the White House NO PREP” by Red Stick Teaching Materials

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“My color by number activities provide students with an original nonfiction reading passage and a review activity. Big kids like to color, too!”

Digital Citizenship Workbook
Digital Citizenship Workbook by Red Stick Teaching Materials

“This resource is a great, NO PREP way to integrate digital citizenship instruction into your classroom. It covers many different aspects of digital citizenship.”

Crash Course Sociology E#1 What is Sociology QUESTIONS ONLY No Key
Crash Course Sociology E#1 What is Sociology QUESTIONS ONLY No Key by VideoNotes and More

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“This freebie introduces the sociological perspective and discusses how sociology differentiates itself from the other social sciences. With this resource, students explore what sociology can do, and how a concern with social problems was at the center of sociology’s beginnings.” 

Crash Course Film History Complete Bundle Episodes # 1-16 Video Q&A Key
“Crash Course Film History Complete Bundle Episodes # 1-16 Video Q&A Key” by VideoNotes and More

“VideoNotes- Digital learning in a digital world. This video notes bundle is one of many on the outstanding Crash Course series that promotes close viewing in order to assist the myriad of learner with varying learning styles. It promotes the attainment of essential background content knowledge. This product can be used in the classroom, as a flipped classroom assignment, and/or as an independent learning assignment.”

Translating the Declaration of Independence
Translating the Declaration of Independence by You Will Love History

It’s FREE!

“This close-reading activity takes your students into the minds of the Founding Fathers and provides them an opportunity to discover the true meaning behind one of the most important documents in human history. Your class will have an opportunity to translate the words of Thomas Jefferson into a modern, breathing proclamation that they can understand in today’s vocabulary.”

The Gilded Age and Progressive Era Unit Activity Bundle (Activities Only)
The Gilded Age and Progressive Era Unit Activity Bundle (Activities Only) by You Will Love History

“This bundle has it all! This collection of diverse and engaging activities investigates one of the most significant eras in American history. From inventions and innovations, industrialization, immigration and urbanization, to political machines, social reform, and the progressivism of Teddy Roosevelt and Woodrow Wilson, this bundle is the complete package.”