Are you looking for a meaningful way to integrate writing in your social studies classroom? Try historical journals! A great way to integrate narrative writing and history! Instead of pioneer journals maybe American Revolution journals or titanic journals
Westward Expansion Wagon Project for Oregon Trail Unit
Using foldables in an interactive notebook for maps and landforms unit in social studies. *I would tweak this so that it can be used for Texas Landforms such as coastal plains, mountain basins, great plains, central plains regions.
Funny pictures about Understanding Government Systems With Gummy Bears. Oh, and cool pics about Understanding Government Systems With Gummy Bears. Also, Understanding Government Systems With Gummy Bears photos.
America Discovered -A few classroom activities/projects to get the kids thinking about early European Exploration. A flipbook on reasons for exploring and a map for sea monsters with descriptive writing.
Long Ago & Now unit helps students understand how their lives relate to things and events long ago. includes: compare and contrast artifacts long ago & today, nonfiction article, family tree, grandparent (or older relative) interview, and a timeline.