Colorado History uses Nonfiction Informational Text, the entire lesson recorded on Audio, FOUR Interactive Notebook assignments, and a variety of engaging hands-on activities to teach about Colorado's first people, famous explorers, early government, important battles and wars in Colorado, and the journey to statehood:
• Colorado nonfiction informational text-we provide all of the CONTENT!
• Questions to assess Informational Text Comprehension
• Language Skills activity to foster Literacy in Social Studies
• Reference Map Skills using number coordinates to plot points of interest on a map
• Time Lines of Colorado's History
• 3D Model of a Pueblo Dwelling and Pueblo Village (all patterns and directions included!)
• Colorado Vocabulary Quiz
Students will then use the Colorado lesson content to complete FOUR Interactive Notebook assignments (all patterns and step-by-step directions included!):
• Vocabulary Foldables
• Colorado History Booklet
• Accordion Foldable
• Zebulon Montgomery Pike Learning Wheel
In addition, the Colorado lesson content has been professionally recorded with words and music
so you can set up a Listening Center for your reluctant readers or use the audio to enhance whole group instruction!
NOTE: The Colorado audio is in MP3 format for playing on your computer or MP3 device.
Colorado History, aligned with the 3rd-5th Grade Common Core Standards (see Preview for Standard Alignment), can be purchased separately or as part of our WEST REGION INTERACTIVE NOTEBOOK BUNDLE – INCLUDES MOUNTAIN AND PACIFIC STATES!
We've even included a color version of the Colorado lesson for your White Board, black line masters for your students, a context-appropriate Glossary, Answer Pages, and Grading Rubrics for the Interactive Notebook assignments and higher-level activities.
Download the Colorado Preview to see the complete Lesson Plan, Standard Alignment, and samples from the lesson and activities.
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