Introduce Geography and American History with fun, engaging, and rigorous task card sets designed especially for young readers.
Start with the Basic Geography Task Cards to introduce or review the basic skills and topics in Geography. Students examine maps, keys, and other visual information to support the informational text reading cards as they move from topic to topis.
Follow the Geography review by delving into Early American History. Each set introduces the topics through categorized content reading cards with 4-8 task cards for each reading. Students can work at centers, in small groups, or even individually to answer the questions and record their information on student organizers.
Questions are open ended and vary from one-word answers to thought-provoking and critical thinking responses. Some sets include bonus skills practice task cards that incorporate Geography with the content for added emphasis.
This bundle also includes the Important People Matching Task Cards. With a "Who am I? format, students use clues in the text to match to the correct historic figure.
Each Set Includes:
Reading Cards on Categorized Topics
Teacher Implementation Options
Some Sets Include:
Added Vocabulary Tasks
Reinforce the following Social Studies Skills:
Reading for content
Reading informational text
Cause and Effect
Mapping & Reading maps
See individual resources for detailed previews.