School - Social Studies
5th Grade Interactive Social Studies Notebook WOW, WOW, WOW. This is one of the most fantastic interactive notebooks (journal) I've ever seen!!! I wish this had been around a few years earlier. I wonder if we could do something like this for our study of Christianity.
GREEK MYTHOLOGY Unit Plan, Five Full Weeks of Beautifully Designed Lessons
Use these FIVE FULL WEEKS of lesson plans as you take your students through the magic and scandals of Greek mythology. Help your students connect the themes of the classic tales to our modern world and their own lives. Beautifully designed, relevant activities will make the NEXT 25 DAYS of your class sparkle as students look forward to each day's adventure. Lots of challenging fun!
10 Words That You’ve Probably Been Misusing - But, I am pinning this only for the picture!!! Love Princess Bride!
Seems similar to the book How to Build Your Own Country (CitizenKid). I am comparing the two obvisouly one is free and the other isn't unless you check it out from the library. But if it's really good I will want to reuse it in a few years with my littles and my babies... hmmmm Social Studies Unit for Middle School: Create Your Own Island, Government and Society
Social Studies Unit for Middle School: Create Your Own Island, Government and Society
Here’s our hands-on studies of tectonic plate movements, 2nd grade style.We used:a tray with a thin layer of chilled jello (jelly)graham crackers for the earth’s crustal platescolored icing (green-continents and blue-oceans) You can see LD putting the continent and ocean onto his plate (ie. graham cracker). We read [...]
FREE printable map skills book
Totally love this! Makes me want to do World Geography-Cool Country Report: Fill-in Poster. Printable at the Scholastic site.
The Best Social Studies Sites Of 2013 – So Far
OLE 2012 Election Series Blog - current events, classroom activities, election calendars, polls - GREAT source for teaching election