This unit teaches children about timelines, giving plenty of examples of how they can be used to keep track of important events in history. Have fun using the hands-on projects to track your own family histories as well as other historical subjects and time periods. This unit should last for one week, depending on how often you teach history.
|Learn the Basics of Timelines||(no rating)|
Read this lesson to learn how timelines can be helpful for tracking events.
|Discover Historical Timelines||(no rating)|
Read this lesson to learn how timelines are used for tracking important historical events.
|Wall Timelines||(no rating)|
Wall timelines are very large timelines that provide a graphic view of historical events.
|Portable Timelines||(no rating)|
Read about different types of portable timelines and see pictures of them.
|All About Timelines||(no rating)|
Use this page to find other ideas for making timelines.
|Learn More About Timelines||(no rating)|
Visit this site for a more in-depth look at different types of timelines.
|Explore Dates in U.S. History||(no rating)|
Review this United States history timeline to learn some important facts and see a good timeline example.
|Invention Timeline||(no rating)|
Review this invention timeline to learn some interesting facts and see how timelines work.
|Make a Town History Timeline||(no rating)|
Learn about your town's history and make your own timeline to illustrate it.
|Make a Timeline of a Week||(no rating)|
With this acitivty, children will learn how to make their own week-long timeline.
|Create a Timeline of a Year||(no rating)|
With this acitivty, children will learn how to make their own fun timeline of a year.
|Make a Family Timeline||(no rating)|
With this fun acitivty, children will learn how to make their own family timeline.
|Historic Timeline||(no rating)|
See if you can put this historic timeline in the correct order.
|Make a Wall Timeline||(no rating)|
Make your own wall timeline.
|Timeline Notebook Pages||(no rating)|
Print a timeline page.
|History Time Strip||(no rating)|
Use this interactive time strip to learn more about important people in history.
|What Came First?||(no rating)|
Use this activity to figure out what came first in history and put the pictures in order.
|Get in Line||(no rating)|
Practice understanding timelines by answering the questions on this fun worksheet.
|Timeline Graphic Organizers||(no rating)|
This site is full of great graphic organizers just waiting for you to use.
|Geography and History Learning Games||(no rating)|
Play any of these geography and history learning games to reinforce concepts taught in this unit.
|Video of a Homeschool Timeline||(no rating)|
Watch this video of a timeline made by a homeschool family.
List of any helpful books, games, toys, kits, lapbooks, curriculum, etc., that may be purchased to enhance the learning experience: