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TERRIFIC Close Reading Example!!! Grade 6 - social studies! Even more evidence that EVERY teacher teaches LITERACY!!
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Close Reading (Classroom) Grade 6 (social studies)
An example of Close Reading (active reading) for grade 6 social studies class. Love the poster to format the annotations.
In this video, a 6th grade teacher focuses on close reading of a text in her social studies instruction.
*TERRIFIC Close Reading Example!!! Grade 6 - social studies! Even more evidence that EVERY teacher teaches LITERACY!!
Classroom Freebies Too: Social Studies Notebooking Grading Rubric
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Modify for interactive notebook format... Social Studies Notebooking Grading Rubric
Alternative to wax museum
Biographies Poster, Biography Project, Projects Idea, Book Reports, Author Study, Biographies Projects, Social Study, Grade Biographies, 3Rd Grade
Biography Poster- This will really require students to KNOW what they have on their poster, not just write facts down :-) Could so be used for author studies or character analysis
Cottage on Blackbird Lane: Another 3rd Grade Biography Project- in file
3rd Grade Biographies; book report idea
3rd Grade social studies Biography Project
Biography Project Idea
Mystery Class Skype - great idea!
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Mystery Class Skype - great idea! My co-op who teaches 4th grade told me about this!
Students draw a tree (teacher draws an example on the board) and label each branch with the 3 branches on the government. The "leaves" are divided into three sections for each branch and students give one example in each section of leaves. (This activity can be done with the flower bouquet activity).
Social Studies Notebook
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Social studies interactive notebook idea. Awesome way to learn about the 3 branches of government.
Social Studies Classroom pictures | Social Studies Bulletin Boards and Classroom. I love the anchor chart idea for the three branches of government.
Social Studies Notebook idea. Have students draw a tree to represent the three branches of government. The leaves of of each branch can represent the different functions and jobs each branch has. Grade 4:Local and State government: the structure and function of the branches of government in NYS and local governments. Including executive, legislative and judicial branches. Local and State governments The structure and function of the branches of government of New York State and local govern
2nd Grade social studies- Lots of great ideas for interactive social studies notebooks.
Social Studies Classroom ideas
Map skills song
Teaching Maps, Learning Maps, Compass Roses, Maps Songs, Maps Skills, Maps Videos, Rocks Songs, Fun Robots, Social Study
How To Use A Map Video Clip
Song to help students learn how to read a map. Grade 5 Social Studies Core Curriculum. Geography of the United States, Canada, and Latin America. (Maps and other geographic representations, tools, and technologies such as aerial and other photographs, satellite-produced images, and computer models can be used to gather, process, and report information about the United States, Canada, and Latin America today)
Map skills song: Compass Rose, Cardinal Directions, Scale, Map Key, Symbols.
Intro to maps song.
How to read a map! Fun Robots Song(+playlist)
"How to Read a Map" rock song. Teaches map skills.
Our first unit in Social Studies focused on Communities. We created triaramas showing characteristics of a rural, suburban, and urban community. Then in the last section they made a tree map about the three different communities.
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2nd grade social studies making urban map - Google Search
Making triaramas for urban, suburban, and rural communities - a great idea from: Buzzing About Second Grade: Social Studies
urban, rural, suburban triaramas
Great art project
Rockin' Teacher Materials: Where in the World?
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Kindergarten Social Studies
Classroom Freebies: Where in the World . . . ? Going to School activity
Classroom Freebies: Where in the World . . 2nd grade
First Grade Social Studies... From - Rockin' Teacher Materials: Where in the World?
“My Place in the World” Project
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"My Place in the World" Activity; Kid-made flip book that helps them understand geography, where they live, and how their community fits into our wide, wide world.
Social studies/ earth Day crossover "My Place in the World" project. This is a hard concept for kiddos; glad to have a teaching tool to help! This one has a Spanish and an English version.
Where I live on Earth crafting project
Fall trees made with Q-tip painting.
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fall craft idea using q-tips.
Fall trees art project
Fall trees made with q-tip painting. #autumn #fall #craft
Q tip trees -paint with children!
Fall trees made with q-tips , kids crafts
autumnal trees painted using q-tips.
fall trees- painting with q-tips (could probably also do spring trees budding/flowering using same technique)
Q tip painting - fall trees, or could do Christmas trees as well.
explains the life and accomplishments of Martin Luther King
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MLK, Jr. cartoon video for kids #homeschool
Social Studies martin luther king
#MLK - The King and His Dream Video
Really great video created as a school project... explains the life and accomplishments of Martin Luther King.
The Continents Song
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Continents song! Social Studies
Continents song! my 4 oldest kids learned the continent names easily with this catchy song.
Learn the seven continents. Video & Lesson Review #homeschool #geography
Singing and dance while learning about Virginia Geography! History MVP can change your entire classroom environment!
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Make Movies! Do you make movies with your class? Great idea for Social Studies and government unit. Election time.
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Make Movies in class. I have always wanted to try green screen technology!
GREEN SCREEN TUTORIAL #Classroom #technology #ideas
Continents & Oceans Rap
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Continents & Oceans Video
geography song - Contients and Oceans (add Southern)
Continents Oceans Rap
Simple song for learning continents and oceans
youtube video continents and oceans
Fun intermediate continent song
These are continents in a box. I love the idea that children can explore the continent (looking through pictures of places, animals, people, etc). Love, LOVE this idea! *SOCIAL STUDIES LP: exploring the differences of the world
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Continent Boxes! I love the idea that children can explore the continent, looking through pictures of places, animals, people, etc
COULD DO WITH 13 COLONIES OR DIFFERENT COUNTRIES OF EXPLORERS. another pinner: Assign each group a continent! This would be AWESOME! These are continents in a box. I love the idea that children can explore the continent (looking through pictures of places, animals, people, etc). Love, LOVE this idea! *SOCIAL STUDIES LP: exploring the differences of the world
Children's Ministry (kidmin): Discovery Boxes...make one for each missionary filled with info about how that missionary lives. Pray for that missionary! Creative Teaching idea!
These are continents in a box. I love the idea that children can explore the continent (looking through pictures of places, animals, people, etc). Would be such a neat Social Studies center!
classroom idea: Continents in a box. Children can explore the continent (looking through pictures of places, animals, people, etc).
These are continents in a box. I love the idea that children can explore the continent (looking through pictures of places, animals, people, etc). Great Geography / Social Studies lesson!
15 EXCITING Ideas for Teaching Social Studies Content
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Simple suggestions for teaching abstract concepts in social studies.
15 EXCITING Ideas for Teaching Social Studies Content. I use I have/Who has all the time!! I might have to try the paper bag history and postcard activities too!
Visual discovery: "Challenge students to read about the image and apply what they learn." Visual social science makes an important contribution to students' ability to think critically about the world. #visualsociology
Storypath: A Problem-Solving Approach to Teaching Social Studies
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Story Path Example
Social Studies: Continents & Communities ideas
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paper plate continents
Made this for our Map unit. Kids painted a white plate with blue watercolor, then we colored the continents and glued them on. Looked so nice displayed in the classroom - Mrs. T's First Grade Class: Social Studies
Wonder where to find the continents to cut out and use with this great project idea?
Teaching in Room 6: social studies