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All About South America Set

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  1. ✈️7 Continent Bundle✈️Each continent has reading comprehension passages for most of the standards, whole group practice games, interactive notebook opportunities, and projects! The comprehension passages are color code versions. No multiple choice or writing. It is based on finding text evidence to su
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Home of some of the most exotic creatures in the world, South America is ripe with culture and tradition.

This set covers MOST of the standards for Tennessee 3rd grade. Please see the contents and the standards listed below. Each of the 6 passages are written for engagement. The answers are a new style where students have to find their evidence in the text, use a corresponding colored pencil/marker/crayon to answer each of the questions. 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. There are also sets of card to practice certain capitals and states to help in the mastery of them.

Here's the Contents:
p. 2 – Thanks
p. 3-5 – Preview
p. 6 – Table of Contents
p.7-20 – South America Standards Posters
p.21 – South America Comprehension Passage
p.22-23 – South American Countries Research Brochure
p.24 – Incas Comprehension Passage
p. 25-26 – Amerigo Vespucci Comprehension Passage & Flip Flap Activity (Interactive Notebook)
p.27- 28– South American Countries Matching Cards
p.29 – Amazon Rainforest Comprehension Passage
p.30- Layers of the Rainforest Comprehension Passage & Venn Diagram Flap Activity (Interactive Notebook)
p.31 -34– Landmarks/Forms Matching Cards
P. 35-37 – Parts of South America Project – Countries, Oceans, Landforms, Waterways
p.38- Label Parts of South America
p.39- 42 – Amazon Rainforest Flip Book Writing (Interactive Notebook)
p.43-44– Amazon Rainforest Diorama Project
p. 45-51 – Beat That – Amazon Rainforest Food Chain Game
p.52- South America’s Natural Resources
p.53 – Natural Resources Comparisons (Interactive Notebook)
p.54-55 – South American Exports Venn Diagram (Interactive Notebook)
P.56 – Types of Governments Reading Comprehension
p.57 - Types of Government Flipbook (Interactive Notebook)
p.58 - Credit

✈️3.31 Conduct short research projects to describe the major components of history and culture including language, clothing, food, art, beliefs, customs, and music. (C, H)

✈️3.32 Use timelines, primary sources, and historical passages to summarize the history of a region, including events, inventions/inventors, artists, writers, and political figures. (C, G, H, P) Suggestions are as follows: Inca Culture, Amerigo Vespucci, and current events.

✈️3.33 Identify on a map major countries of the continent (Brazil, Colombia, and Peru, Argentina). (G)

✈️3.34 Identify major physical features of the continent (G):
►Rivers - Amazon
►Mountains - Andes
►Bodies of Water - Straits of Magellan, Lake Titicaca
►Landforms - Galapagos Islands

✈️3.35 Identify examples of scarcity in and around specific regions. (E, G)

✈️3.36 Interpret a chart, graph, or resource map of major imports and exports. (E, G)

✈️3.37 Define supply and demand and describe how changes in supply and demand affect prices of specific products. (E)

✈️3.38 Summarize the differences between a dictatorship and democratic forms of government.

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