All About Asia Set

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3rd - 4th
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Asia, the silk road, the Great Wall. This continent has a rich culture and interesting climate. Not only does this set cover most of the Tennessee 3rd grade social studies standards, within these pages, you'll find activities for practice for students but most importantly, relevant and age appropriate comprehension passages.

This unit has 8 main reading comprehension passages. What make these non-fiction texts a little different is the questioning style. Instead of "Write the answer," students are required to SHOW their answer with text evidence and colors!
This set covers most of the standards for Tennessee 3rd grade social studies. This is easy to grade and encourages deep reading of the non-fiction text. Along with the passages there are activities for students to complete in interactive notebooks and in group setting. So much fun! Let's bring a little life back into social studies!

Here are the Contents:
p. 2 – Thanks
p. 3-5 – Preview
p. 6 – Table of Contents
p.7-16 – Asia Standards (Posters)
p.17– Asia as a Whole Comprehension Passage
p.18-19 – Asian Countries Research Brochure
P20 - Asia Flip Flap book (Interactive Notebook)
p.21 – Silky Smooth Comprehension Passage
p.22-23 – “Silk” Weaving Project
p.24 – Necessity of Invention Comprehension Passage
p.25 - Necessity of Invention Flip Flap (Interactive Notebook)
p.26-28 – Paper Making Writing File Book (Interactive Notebook)
p.29 – Mesopotamia Comprehension Passage
p.30 – Mesopotamia 3-2-1 (Interactive Notebook)
p.31 – Bronze Casting Comprehension Passage
p.32-33 – Paint “Cast” Project
p.34-35 – Bronze Castings Sequence (Interactive Notebook)
p.36 – China Comprehension Passage
p.37 – Israel/Japan Comprehension Passage
p.38 – India/Himalayas/Mount Everest Comprehension Passage
p.39 – Label Parts of Asia
p.40-42 – Label Asia (Cut ‘n Paste) Project
p.43-46 – Parts of Asia Matching Cards
p.47-48 – (2 Versions) Label Asian Countries
p.49 – Asian Resources Chart/Table
p.50-52 – Asian Resources Flip Book (Interactive Notebook)
p.53 - Credit

This set has 8 passages that cover the following standards:

✈️3.57 Interpret different texts and primary sources to describe the major components of history and culture including language, clothing, food, art, beliefs, customs, and music.

✈️3.58 Tell a historic story with appropriate facts and relevant, descriptive details while speaking audibly in coherent sentences. Use information gained from timelines, primary sources and informational text.
⭐Suggestions are as follows⭐
☆Mesopotamia - including the creation of the written alphabet
important technologies of China such as bronze casting, silk manufacture, gunpowder and the invention of paper, The Great Wall of China

✈️3.59 Identify the major countries of the continent (China, India, Israel, and Japan).

✈️3.60 Identify the Himalayas, Mount Everest, and Mesopotamia.

✈️3.61 Interpret a chart, graph, or resource map of major imports and exports.

There are also interactive notebook pages to help master the understanding of the given concept. Some are projects that show a process (silk and bronze casting).

This is a GREAT set to intertwine with reading. All you have to do is print it out, hand your kids some crayons/markers to answer their questions.
Each page has brilliantly illustrations to help explain the text better.

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