Using 2 reading strategies (visuals/graphics & summarizing), students learn about the 13 colonies in Social Studies. This SMARTboard flipchart offers two or more lessons in one file. 4th grade Social Studies (GA) and Common Core Reading/Writing standards.
Map reading is a key trait for Social Studies. Using summarization technique (tri or 3 key words), students gain understanding of how to summarize by finding key words. They then use key words to create a short summary. Supporting resource: HoughtonMifflin/Harcourt Social Studies text.
In this flipchart, you find map reading (supported by Word page that includes re-packing the standard for students), and text reading (supported by Word Page that includes re-packing the standard for students), and strategies such as tri-lighting, in which students find the three most important words in each sentence, then use them to summarize, and finally re-write for understanding.