This file contains a set of printables to create a Civics and Government Make and Take Lapbook. My students make this lapbook as we work through our Government Unit. It then serves as a great study guide. It includes printables of matching vocabulary cards and levels of government information. You
All content for 3rd Grade Georgia Social Studies has been packed into this 4-page study guide. I give this to students a couple of weeks before the test so they can review all content taught for the entire year!
I UPDATED this file to include blanks so you can fill in your own local government info
“If You Traveled West in a Covered Wagon” by Ellen Levine, published by Scholastic (ISBN 0-590-45158-8), is a great non-fiction book for students to read to accompany your Oregon Trail unit. Students enjoy the colorful photos and easy to read text (Reading Level 3). The book has 80 pages and is no
Reconstruction: This product includes a PowerPoint lesson and scaffolded notes that will help your students understand this complex time in history.
The PowerPoint includes information about:
1. Lincoln's plan of Reconstruction
2. Lincoln's assassination
3. Andrew Johnson's beliefs and plan
Personal financial literacy notes and activities for students based on the new Texas math standards on personal financial literacy. This personal financial literacy bundle, designed for the 6th grade and interactive notebooks, focus on the following TEKS:
6.14A: Comparing the features of checking a
This is a foldable book on landforms that students create themselves to assist in their own learning. Uncover each flap to reveal a photograph of each of the twelve landforms listed as well as their definitions.
The twelve landforms covered in this foldable are: peninsula, valley, plateau, butte,
This study guide and test covers the major causes, battles, important people, and the Declaration of Independence of the American Revolution. An answer key is included!
These resources are aligned to Georgia Performance Standards:
SS4H4 The student will explain the causes, events, and results of
This unit consists of the five regions of the United States:
I've created a study guide for the students as well as an assessment with a key. The study guide separates the states within a particular region, so the students can learn which st
This comparison chart of the early European Explorations of North America covers the following explorers: Christopher Columbus, Hernan Cortes, Hernando de Soto, Francisco Vasquez de Coronado, Jacques Cartier, Samuel de Champlain, John Cabot, Henry Hudson, Amerigo Vespucci, and John White.
This product is a great resource to use as a study guide, review, or supplement to any colonial unit! All you need is a File Folder, scissors, and glue and you will be on your way to making a useful product that you will be able to create with your students! The reason many of the activities are bl
This file includes materials for your students to use as they create a Famous American make and take paper bag book study guide.
This file includes the following:
Directions on making the paper bag books.
A printable cover for the book.
Information sheets to be glued on each page.
Famous American p
This Virginia Studies Geography and Five Regions Unit follows Virginia State Curriculum and covers VS.2a-c and VS.10b. It includes EVERYTHING that you will need to teach this unit - notes, activities, study guides, assessments, and answer keys for everything. I have taught Virginia Studies for the l
Social Studies: Transportation has changed over time: SOL 1.1: 7 printables teaching the following:
. sort transportaion types
. matching of vocabulary
. catergorize transportation words
. interactive notes on transportation
. includes study guide
Packet includes worksheets, interactive notebook p
I created this test to go along with my unit for the levels of government. There is a study guide that covers each portion of the standard and then the test is directly correlated to the standard as well. There are 14 vocabulary matching words & definitions for state, local, and national governm
This ZIP file contains all three of my Daily Social Studies Warm-Up files that are aligned to the Georgia Performance Standards for seventh grade Social Studies (Africa, Southwest Asia, Southern and Eastern Asia). There are 235 questions that you can use to begin your Social Studies class every day.
**Update: VS.9 is now included in the packet!**
This Virginia Studies SOL Review packet was created with the most recent update of Virginia Studies Curriculum Framework 2008. This packet includes units
Looking for a fun, engaging instructional resource for latitude and longitude? Why not give doodle notes a try?
Latitude & Longitude Doodle Notes will aid in student concept retention, focus, creativity, and engagement. Students will use this graphic organizer to identif
States and Capitals pack has over 6 activities to help learn the 50 States and Capitals. It includes
*Activities matching states to capitals
* A 3-5 Player Game to match states and capitals-first player with 10 correct states is the winner!
*I Have, Who Has- a fun class game
* Name That State- a
This packet includes a reading comprehension passage, two versions of a study guide and an assessment on Eleanor Roosevelt. One version of the study guide includes page numbers that coincide with the Georgia 3rd grade Houghton Mifflin Social Studies American Hero reader for Eleanor Roosevelt. The 2n
Are you teaching about the titanic global struggle between the forces of fascism and freedom? This 46-page worksheet packet will provide your students with an extensive examination of this important period of history.
This packet is perfect for use as introductory material, unit review, or for en
This packet includes a reading comprehension passage, two versions of a study guide and an assessment on Cesar Chavez. One version of the study guide includes page numbers that coincide with the Georgia 3rd grade Houghton Mifflin Social Studies American Hero reader for Cesar Chavez. The 2nd version
Close reading guide with a variety of questions for each chapter, plus skills mini-lessons, creative writing responses, and more. The wonderfully illustrated book makes a perfect supplement or offers an exciting alternative to a textbook. This comprehensive packet covers the 'Introduction' to 'No K
3rd Grade Social Studies Study Guides aligned to Virginia Standards of Learning Objectives. 15 Pages! Each VA SOL objective has it's own page to include the standard, explanation, example, and visuals.
I send home all the study guides for the year in September as a "SS Playbook" and throughout the
My Civics EOC State Exam Review is in depth lesson to prepare students for the Florida Civics End-of-Course Exam. I have been teaching Civics in the state of Florida for several years. My students have had the 7th highest score on the Civics EOC the past two years in a row. Use my Civics EOC State E
A set of 32 Titanic Task Cards to help your students learn about the Titanic! Questions include topics from the building of the Titanic all the way to the rediscovery of the famous ship wreck.
You can also buy these in my Titanic Bundle along with Titanic Passenger Tickets, a PowerPoint, and muc
Video study guide for Episode 8: Boom of America The Story of Us. Movie guide comes complete with answer key. Questions follow the film in same order.
Episode 8: Boom
In 1910 in California, a column of oil nearly 200 feet high explodes out of a derrick and sets off a chain of events that will turn
This comprehension packet is a study guide over the entire fourth grade Social Studies curriculum in Georgia. What a great study tool for students! This can be used as you teach each unit, or as a study tool to get ready for the Milestone!
This packet includes a reading comprehension passage, two versions of a study guide and an assessment on Lyndon B. Johnson. One version of the study guide includes page numbers that coincide with the Georgia 3rd grade Houghton Mifflin Social Studies American Hero reader for Lyndon B. Johnson. The 2n
This study guide and test is a wonderful culmination for the following 4th Georgia Social Studies standards for the American Revolutionary War:
SS4H4 The student will explain the causes, events, and results of the American
a. Trace the events that shaped the revolutionary movement in Ame
**UPDATED 9/22/2014 with Virginia's (now) 11 State Recognized Tribes**
This Virginia Studies Virginia Indian Unit follows Virginia State Curriculum and covers VS.2 d-g. It includes EVERYTHING that you will need to teach this unit - notes, activities, study guides, assessments, and answer keys for e
This document is a map and timeline of the westward expansion of the United States in the 1800s, including:
Lewis and Clark's expedition
Treaty of Guadalupe-Hidalgo
It also includes a timeline of new inventions and innovations of the 1800s and d
******There is a bundle for all the subjects (Math, SS, SC, ELA) and two workbooks (Math and Reading for only $5 more! $40 Value****
I have had such a positive response with my GA CRCT Study Guides that I have decided to dedicate this year to creating as many GA Milestones products as possible. I
This Virginia Studies Jamestown Unit follows Virginia State Curriculum and covers VS.3 a-g. It includes TONS of resources in order to teach this important unit - notes, activities, study guides, assessments, and answer keys for everything. I have taught Virginia Studies for the last 6 years and I ha
NEW Tennessee 4th Grade Social Studies Standards!
Paleo, Archaic, Woodland, and Mississippian Indians
This is an assessment for the end of your Prehistoric Unit. This aligns with the Interactive Notebook Lessons I have created. You can find the unit here.
Other TN Social Studies Products:
This bundle includes a study guide, practice test and unit test for map and globe skills.
globe, a map, a map key/legend,
directions, compass rose
Latitude, Longitude, Equator, Prime Meridian
find coordinates on a U.S. map
Please let me kn
2.7 Natural, Human, and Capital Resources Assessment and Study Guide key concepts include:
. Define natural, human, and capital resources
. Identify examples of each resource.
. Describe how capital resources are used by human resources
Key words: SOl 2.7, Social Studies, Natural Resources, human
This packet includes a reading comprehension passage, two versions of a study guide and an assessment on Thurgood Marshall. One version of the study guide includes page numbers that coincide with the Georgia 3rd grade Houghton Mifflin Social Studies American Hero reader for Thurgood Marshall. The 2n
This Virginia Studies 20th/21st Century Virginia Unit follows Virginia State Curriculum and covers VS.9 a-d and VS.10c. It includes notes, a quiz, a study guide, and answer keys for everything. I have taught Virginia Studies for the last 6 years and I have used and improved the items found in this u
This file is an assessment bundle pack for a sixth grade World Studies course (Europe, Canada, Latin America, and Australia). The file includes tests, study guides, and answer keys for geography, history, political systems, and economic systems. All tests are multiple choice and study guides are sho
History Bundle 3 - Roaring Twenties, Jazz Age, Harlem Renaissance, Great Depression, New Deal, and World War 2
This is the THIRD of FOUR social studies bundles and includes:
The Roaring Twenties and the Great Depression
This packet includes a reading comprehension passage, two versions of a study guide and an assessment on Franklin D. Roosevelt. One version of the study guide includes page numbers that coincide with the Georgia 3rd grade Houghton Mifflin Social Studies American Hero reader for Franklin D. Roosevelt
Revolutionary War guidebook designed to be used for note-taking while reading American Revolution Magic Tree House by Mary Osborne. Aligned to GA state standards for 4th grade. Created by Maggie Stephens
This packet includes a reading comprehension passage, two versions of a study guide and an assessment on Susan B. Anthony. One version of the study guide includes page numbers that coincide with the Georgia 3rd grade Houghton Mifflin Social Studies American Hero reader for Susan B. Anthony. The 2nd
This Virginia Studies Revolutionary War Unit follows Virginia State Curriculum and covers VS.5 a-c. It includes TONS of resources in order to teach this important unit - notes, activities, study guides, assessments, and answer keys for everything. I have taught Virginia Studies for the last 6 years
This is a study guide I created for my students to take home and review before our test over the following GPS standards:
SS3H1 The student will explain the political roots of our modern democracy in the United States of America.
a. Identify the influence of Greek architecture (columns on the Parth
This Virginia Studies New Nation Unit follows Virginia State Curriculum and covers VS.6 a-c and VS.10a so New Nation, Migration, and the VA State Government. It includes TONS of resources in order to teach this important unit - notes, activities, study guides, assessments, and answer keys for everyt
SOL 2.8 Social Studies: Bartering unit: Assessment and Study Guide: key concepts include:
.Define bartering & money
.Know people acquire goods and services through bartering or exchanging money
.Explain and identify the differences between exchanging money and bartering
Keywords: Virginia Resour
The Cold War
The lesson covers the following topics:
*Democracy vs. Communism
*The Soviet Union during the Cold War
*The Iron Curtain
*The Marshall Plan
*The Berlin Wall
*The Berlin Airlift