FREE Critical Thinking Essay Questions About History 1850-1899, Volume 4


Challenge your students to think critically about history with these essay questions. A brief overview of five major events and topics of the 1880s – the eruption of Krakatoa, the Johnstown Flood, the first run of the Orient Express, the 1884 Berlin Conference, and the invention of the first mechanical dishwasher – is given, followed […]

FREE Printable Morse Code Worksheet and Decoder Ring


The telegraph machine was invented in the mid-1800s, and Morse Code was developed to interpret the machine’s clicks and indentations. This free, printable Morse Code Worksheet and Decoder Ring will have your curious children completely engaged and they won’t even realize it! They may very well be astounded at all the work it used to take to “text”!Click here […]

Invention Box Ideas and FREE Printable


Do you have a child that loves to tinker? You can encourage their exploration by purposefully supplying them with miscellaneous items. It’s a great quiet time activity, for planned activity time, or even for use as a reward for a job well-done in other areas. The free, printable Invention Box Supply List is only the […]