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Ideas for elementary social studies instruction! Social studies activities, resources, and units! #socialstudies #socialstudiesactitivities #teachertrap

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The World - A Globe Craftivity for Social Studies - Bildung 3rd Grade Social Studies, Social Studies Classroom, Social Studies Activities, Teaching Social Studies, Teaching History, Teaching Resources, Social Studies Projects 5th, Teaching Geography Elementary, Elementary Social Studies

The World - A Globe Craftivity for Social Studies

Make Social Studies come alive with this fun 3D biography craftivity. This globe craftivity can be used to help students study and learn the continents and oceans of the world. There are two different views of the world map: the Western hemisphere and the Eastern hemisphere. This craftivity f...

Personal Financial Literacy: Read alouds for teaching economics skilled related to the math personal financial literacy standards. Plus anchor charts and tips! Economics For Kids, Teaching Economics, Teaching Math, Teaching Ideas, Teaching Supplies, Math Education, Teaching Strategies, Teaching Reading, Social Studies Activities

Personal Financial Literacy - Teacher Trap

The personal financial literacy math standards include challenging vocabulary and concepts. Use these 5 tools to make it easier and more fun for kids!

The Inspired Classroom: State Brochure. Great Social Studies research project plus persuasive literature! The Inspired Classroom: State Brochure. Great Social Studies research project plus persuasive literature! 3rd Grade Social Studies, Social Studies Activities, Teaching Social Studies, Writing Activities, Social Studies Projects, English Activities, Class Activities, Educational Activities, Writing Lessons

State Brochure

We are working on the locations that make NM interesting and unique. After reading and researching points of interest, including stat...

the learning experiences and adventures of a God-fearing, newly married, young, fifth grade teacher. 7th Grade Social Studies, Social Studies Lesson Plans, Social Studies Notebook, Social Studies Classroom, Social Studies Activities, History Classroom, Teaching Social Studies, Teaching History, Student Teaching

Why is Government Important?

...the learning experiences and adventures of a God-fearing, newly married, young, fifth grade teacher...

Great way to visually explain levels of government leadership! honestly I wish my teachers had done this when I was learning about government. I probably would have a better understanding of it all. 3rd Grade Social Studies, Social Studies Classroom, Social Studies Activities, Teaching Social Studies, Teaching History, Teaching Science, Social Science, Teaching Ideas, History Education

Crayon Bits - a first grade blog

As part of our calendar time for December, we made Christmas Countdown Chains (an oldie but a goodie!) The kids took theirs home to hang on their closet doors, but we have one at school hanging by our calendar and will take one loop off each day until break.

Really love this chart for a character study. First Grade Fabulosity : Really love this chart for a character study. First Grade Fabulosity Social Studies Activities, Teaching Social Studies, Teaching Writing, Student Teaching, Teaching Ideas, Elementary Teaching, Ela Anchor Charts, Reading Anchor Charts, Reading Workshop

First Grade Fabulosity

I'm so proud of myself for posting so soon! :) We are literally just finishing up our Civil Rights unit this week. Over the last 3 we...

Social Studies Projects & Ideas for PBL History, Geography & Civics These 350 projects in social studies take your students beyond dioramas and research papers to authentic learning in community and civic problem-solving. Social Studies Projects, 3rd Grade Social Studies, Social Studies Classroom, Social Studies Activities, Math Projects, Teaching Social Studies, School Projects, Problem Based Learning, Inquiry Based Learning

Social Studies Projects & Ideas for PBL History, Geography & Civics

These 350 projects in social studies take your students beyond dioramas and research papers to authentic learning in community and civic problem-solving...

American History Classroom Life Ideas For 2019 Study History, Us History, History Facts, American History, Canadian History, 5th Grade Social Studies, Teaching Social Studies, Teaching History, History Classroom

How All 50 U.S. States Got Their Names

Embed This Infographic [Source: Today I Found Out] If you liked this infographic, you might also enjoy: Fascinating Fourth of July Facts 10 Interesting Celebrity Facts 10 Interesting Facts About Junk Food 10 Totally Random Facts 10 Interesting Language Facts

Timeline Accordian Books a family history-beautiful DIY family timeline accordion book. To do with Grandfather's Journey.a family history-beautiful DIY family timeline accordion book. To do with Grandfather's Journey. Family History Book, History For Kids, History Teachers, Teaching History, History Books, Art History, History Activities, History Education, Ancient History

Family Timeline Accordian Book with Recycled Materials

Susan Kapuscinski Gaylord, author of Handmade Books for A Healthy Planet, shows how easy it is to make a family time line accordion book for kids.

Adventures of a Third Grade Teacher: Culture Around the World Project Social Studies Projects, Social Studies Activities, Teaching Social Studies, World Geography, Human Geography, School Classroom, Classroom Ideas, Third Grade, Sixth Grade

Culture Around the World Project

I love projects! I loved them when I was a kid and even when I was in college. I really love when my students do projects too! I love thei...

The Inspired Classroom: State Brochure. Great Social Studies research project plus persuasive literature! The Inspired Classroom: State Brochure. Great Social Studies research project plus persuasive literature! 3rd Grade Social Studies, Social Studies Activities, Teaching Social Studies, Writing Activities, Social Studies Projects, English Activities, Class Activities, Educational Activities, Writing Lessons

State Brochure

We are working on the locations that make NM interesting and unique. After reading and researching points of interest, including stat...

Adventures of a Third Grade Teacher: Culture Around the World Project Social Studies Projects, Social Studies Activities, Teaching Social Studies, World Geography, Human Geography, School Classroom, Classroom Ideas, Third Grade, Sixth Grade

Culture Around the World Project

I love projects! I loved them when I was a kid and even when I was in college. I really love when my students do projects too! I love thei...

Lots of ideas here to help you organize a Wax Museum. Awesome way to integrate social studies and reading and writing and the kids (and parents) really enjoy it too! Students can also create a Wax Museum of their favorite literary character! 3rd Grade Social Studies, Social Studies Classroom, Social Studies Activities, Teaching Social Studies, Science Activities, Study History, History Class, Teaching History, Teaching Resources

Wax Museum: Biography Research Report and Event

Creative Ideas and Quality Common Core Aligned Teaching Materials From My Classroom To Yours