How much do your children know about the 1900s? Sometimes, it can be hard to fit in a study of modern history, but it is critically important. These FREE Modern History Activities & Notebooking pages can help!
These FREE Modern History Activities & Notebooking pages look at five key events from American and world history that happened during the 1900s. They cover the:
- United States presidential election of 1900
- Eruption of Mount Pelée in 1902
- Olympic Games of 1904
- Launching of the Dreadnought in 1906
- Annexation of Bosnia and Herzegovina in 1908
Each event includes both an activity and some notebooking questions. The activities include fill-ins and decoding puzzles. By completing the activities, students will create an introduction to the topic being studied and learn key information about it. Following each activity are notebooking pages with additional questions. Students can use an encyclopedia or similar resource to find the answers to these questions, helping them learn more about the topic. The unit concludes with a crossword puzzle reviewing all five events studied.
It’s a great way to have fun while learning about modern history! Scroll down to grab your instant download.
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Bonnie Rose Hudson works as the Director of SchoolhouseTeachers.com, the curriculum site of The Old Schoolhouse Magazine®. Her heart’s desire is for every child to feel the love of God and know how special they are to Him. She would love for you to stop by her website WriteBonnieRose.com for homeschool and history curriculum, resources to help teach your children about missions and the persecuted Church, free history and writing printables, ways you can write for the homeschool market, and to check out her newest release from JourneyForth, The Hidden Village, an early reader set in India.
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