When beginning to learn about urban, suburban, and rural communities, the first thing that students must learn is the similarities and differences between them and it’s a hard thing to do! I’ve created these pages to help your students get them straight – once and for all!
***UPDATED MAY 3, 2016. PLEASE DOWNLOAD THE NEWEST VERSION WITH MORE ACTIVITIES. Go to "My Purchases" under "MY TpT".
IN THIS PACKET:
6 pages of Tips & Tricks for the teacher including a list of read aloud books to help enhance your unit.
2 Vocabulary Study Cards sheets (community, urban, suburban, rural) one with definitions and one black for students to complete.
1 picture card sheet
5 booklet cover options
2 circle comparison charts
4 pages of What do you see? charts
6 K-W-L chart option and one blank
3 Venn Diagrams and one blank
4 Vocabulary Four-Square charts and one blank
3 Do you know what makes each community special? (great for an assessment)
3 Comparing Parts of Each Communities Charts and one blank
2 Flip Books
Task Card Set (1 cover, 1 back cover, 1 direction card, 10 task cards, 3 challenges, and 1 sheet of blank cards for you to create your own or add a picture.)
2 Writing Prompt options
Photo Album fold-able booklet activity to go along with The Little House by: Virginia Lee Burton
3 full page posters
sorting activity - perfect for a pocket chart
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