Are you looking for a Benjamin Franklin Unit aligned to 1st Grade Georgia Social Studies Standards of Excellence for primary age students?
SS1H1 Read about and describe the life of historical figures in American history.
a. Identify the contributions made by these figures: Benjamin Franklin (inventor/author/statesman).
b. Describe how everyday life of these historical figures is similar to and different from everyday life in the present (for example: food, clothing, homes, transportation,
communication, recreation, etc.).
SS1CG1 Describe how the historical figures in SS1H1a display positive character traits such as: fairness, respect for others, respect for the environment, courage, equality, tolerance, perseverance, and commitment.
Well this unit is for you! I know as a teacher it is hard to find social studies material to reach our little learners. I have included everything you need to teach Benjamin Franklin in an engaging way. Here's what's included:
1. Hi! I’m Benjamin Franklin…” Slideshow (Kid Friendly)
2. Interactive Biography Booklet
3. Vocabulary Matching w/ Matching Cards
4. Compare and Contrast Cut and Paste
5. Comprehension Review
6. Word Search Activity
7. “Describe Me” Bubble Map
8. Writing Prompts
9. Color Me – Addition Review
10. Unit Test
As a bonus, I've included a Georgia Historical Figure Matching Game. Your students will love this matching game! Great for independent time.
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Please be on the look out for the other historical figures coming soon.
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