Activities

Famous Figures of Ancient Times

Aristotle Word Search

In this activity students will search a word puzzle for important people, places, events, and details in the life of the famous philosopher, Aristotle.

 

Constantine the Great Word Search

Students will search a word puzzle for important people, places, events, subjects in the life of the ruler, Constantine the Great.

 

Greek Hoplite Coloring Page

Students will color an illustration of a heavily armed Greek Hoplite.

 

Hammurabi Coloring Page

Students will color an illustration of Hammurabi.

 

Hatshepsut Coloring Page

Students will color an illustration of the woman who became pharaoh, Hatshepsut.

 

The Golden Lampstand

In this activity students will make a standing cutout of The Golden Lampstand, one of the furnishings in the Hebrew Temple, described by Moses.

    

Pharaoh Narmer’s Crown

In this activity students will make the crown of the united Upper and Lower Egypt, worn by Pharaoh Narmer.


Famous Figures of Medieval Times

Charlemagne Coloring Page

Students will color an illustration of Charlemagne.

 

Painting by Giotto

In this activity students will reproduce with paint, color pencil, or crayons, the painting of Giotto: St. Francis Preaching to the Birds. They will also explore the painting and the artist.

 

Joan of Arc Word Search

In this activity, students will search the word puzzle for important people, places, events, and details in the life of Joan of Arc.

 

Leif Eriksson Coloring Page

Students will color an illustration of Leif Eriksson.

 

Paper Mosaic of Theodora

In this activity students will learn about the mosaic of the Empress Theodora in Ravenna, Italy, and make a paper mosaic portrait of the Empress.


Famous Figures of Renaissance

Elizabeth Coloring Page

Students will color an illustration of Queen Elizabeth I of England.

 

Leonard da Vinci Coloring Page

Students will color an illustration of Leonardo da Vinci.

 

William Shakespeare Coloring Page

Students will color an illustration of William Shakespeare.

 


Famous Figures of the American Revolution

Benjamin Franklin Coloring Page

Students will color an illustration of Benjamin Franklin.

 

Make a Five-Pointed “Betsy Ross” Star

In this hands-on activity students will construct a Five-Pointed Star just like Betsy Ross may have done it .

 

Continental Soldier Coloring Page

Students will color an illustration of a Continental soldier.

 

George Washington Coloring Page

Students will color an illustration of George Washington.

 

Jefferson the Architect – Make a Drawing of Monticello

In this activity students will learn about the history of Monticello and make a drawing of this famous home of Thomas Jefferson.


Famous Figures of the Civil War

Abraham Lincoln Coloring Page

Students will color an illustration of Abraham Lincoln.

 

Clara Barton Coloring Page

Students will color an illustration of Clara Barton.

 

Confederate Soldier Word Search

In this activity students will search a word puzzle for important people, places, events, and details in the life of a Confederate soldier.

 

Map of Gettysburg

In this activity students will study a detail of the map of the Battle of Gettysburg that belonged to General Robert E. Lee. Includes questions and an answer key for the teacher.

 

Thomas “Stonewall” Jackson Coloring Page

Students will color an illustration of General Thomas “Stonewall” Jackson.

 

Union Soldier Word Search

In this activity students will search a word puzzle for important people, places, events, and details in the life of a Union soldier.


Footsteps of Faith: Queen Esther of Persia

Script for Dramatic Presentations

Students will act out the story Queen Esther of Persia using this script and their movable figures.

 

Queen Esther Coloring Page

Students will color an illustration of Queen Esther of Persia.

 

Mordecai Coloring Page

Students will color an illustration of Mordecai.


Dinosaurs on the Move

Allosaurus Coloring Page

Students will color an illustration of the Allosaurus dinosaur.

 

Baryonyx Coloring Page

Students will color an illustration of the Baryonyx dinosaur.

 

Exploring Fossils

In this activity students will learn about types of fossils, where they are found, and make a mold, imprint, and cast fossil.

 

Finding Fossils

In this activity students will be encouraged to explore fossils in their area. They will also learn about where dinosaur fossils have been found world-wide and map the locations.

 

Triceratops Coloring Page

Students will color an illustration of the Triceratops dinosaur.