This unit is perfect for your grade 2 celebrations and traditions unit for Ontario Social Studies.
Students will learn about families, diversity, cultures, celebrations and traditions with fun and hands on activities!
Over 100 pages of learning!
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Types of families
Where is your family from?
Respecting cultural groups
Traditions and Celebrations
Celebrations (Ramadan &Eid Al-Fitr, Chinese New Year, Christmas, Diwali, Remembrance Day, Hannukah included)
Celebrations Day Parade (adorable cumulative project with oral presentation)
Changing celebrations and traditions over time
Party Planner (creative cumulative project)
Word wall & mini dictionary
These topics are covered with read aloud suggestions with fun follow up activities, craftivities, original reading passages, class discussions, and more. Cumulative project require little to no 'research', focus is on application and creativity. Assessment Checklists are provided for the cumulative tasks and framing questions.
Bonus: Visual arts connections included, with examples of completed work and Visual arts anchor charts to help your students focus on the elements of design!