First Grade, Geography, Place and Regions 5: Places are distinctive because of their physical characteristics and human characteristics. I would use this to let the students show the actual physical and human characteristics that make places distinctive. Literature: There's A Map on my Lap
Veterans Day -- sponge paint for the camo effect! What a great kid's craft idea for a camo party too. This can be done using brown and green tissue paper or a using a sponge dipped in green and brown paints.