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PDF (12+)American History - Past Times Newspaper

PDF (12+)American History - Past Times Newspaper

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One full year of American studies for creative and curious students!

Past Times Newspaper: Time Travel American History | You be the Reporter | Thinking Tree Books PDF VERSION

by Anna Miriam Brown (Author), Sarah Janisse Brown (Author), Joshua William Brown (Editor)

Be the Newspaper Reporter!

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to be an on-the-scene reporter for events throughout history?


This is your chance. The Past Times Paper gives students the chance to get up close with history in a way nothing else does. In this unique journal, students become the reporter.

Building creative writing, research, and journalism skills, students will create their own newspaper.

We provide prompts and the newspaper template, students get to fill in the rest.


They will create ads based on the time period, comic strips, newspaper games, artwork, and more.This journal is perfect for budding journalists, writers, history buffs, and creative learners. It is a wonderful way to introduce students to history in a way that’s fun and engaging- no dry textbooks and boring book reports here!


Use daily for an intensive History and Writing unit lasting about a month, or weekly to last all year. You can even use this over a period of several years as you study different periods in history.


You may also like Heroes & Villains of History - Time Travel World History.

Thinking Tree Learning Levels: B2, C1 & C2, ideal for ages 12+. Younger students with assistance.


Thinking Tree Learning Levels:

A1 = Pre Reader (Pre-K) ages 2-5

A2 = Beginning Readers (K-1st) ages 6-7

B1 = Early Elementary (2nd-3rd) ages 8-9

B2 = Upper Elementary (4th-6th) ages 10-11

C1 = Junior High (7th-8th) ages 12-14

C2 = High school + (9th-adult) ages 13+


Many Thinking Tree Journals span a wide variety of ages because the students use books at his/her reading level. For example, some journals may say for ages 7-17 because you customize it and meet the student where he’s at.


Reproducible for Family Use Only.

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