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Communities Unit on Rural Urban Suburban

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This visually appealing and engaging social studies unit will help teach your students about the community around them. It focuses on the differences in rural, urban, and suburban communities. Activities include: posters, centers, Illustrated task cards, worksheets and more.

~Currently my Top Best Seller~ It would be a great addition to your social studies curriculum about communities. Included in this pack you will find the following:

~A set of posters for the three types of communities.

~36 task cards for identifying rural, suburban and urban communities. (both clip art and real photographs are used)

~A recording sheet and answer key.

~A center activity - community sort with 60 cards and sorting mat.

~A semi-realistic map that shows each type of community (The urban area is exaggerated, so it is more recognizable).

~A worksheet that coordinates with the map example, so students can outline the areas they think are urban, suburban and rural.

~A worksheet to list the characteristics of the different communities.

~A worksheet for the students to draw and tell about their own communities.

Five activities total. This set would be appropriate for 2nd - 4th grade, and homeschoolers.

If you are looking for "rural, suburban, urban" task cards only, instead of a whole activity pack, you can see a set here: Urban, Suburban or Rural Task Cards

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