Flying into First Grade: Freebie and BrainPopJr. video (free)
My First Grade Backpack: Thank You to our Veterans!
Cute Constitution Day printables FREE from Mrs. Wheeler's First Grade blog. Thank you!
FREE Constitution Day Lesson Idea~ Looking for a way to make the Constitution accessible and interesting? Why not have your students write their own Constitution like the one here from Kreative in Kinder? Tie into Charlie Brown's The Birth of the Constitution, David Catrow's We The Kids, or Jean Fritz's Shh! We're Writing the Constitution!
Constitution Day: Five Ideas including a Freebie! | First Grade Focus
The two hula hoops have titles of being a responsible citizen and irresponsible citizen in the classroom, school, or community. The cards have good choices and bad choices people make. The children are to sort them by placing the positive or negative choices in the correct hula hoop.
Being a Good Citizen Narration - YouTube
Use to discuss ways good citizens participate in civic life of their community.
Good Citizen Sort. This is a great activity when introducing what it means to be a good citizen. Good for younger students in Elementary School (1st-2nd grade).
One Extra Degree: Search results for Communities
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Biography Bottles...it's a water bottle!
Step by step guide to interactive notebooks. TONS of pics
Circuits and Magnetism Chart by Victoria Jasztal :)
Could be adapted for science vocabulary: another foldable idea
Great Virginia Studies Resources and Foldables
Social Studies Notebooking Ideas
social studies interactive notebook
Fourth Grade Virginia Studies
Template for a class book on the Preamble. Kids illustrate short sections of text on different pages to better understand its meaning.
Here's a nice cooperative group activity for studying the three branches of government.