Grade 3 Social Studies for Ontario Curriculum:
Living and Working in Ontario
This product includes activities about Land Regions, Land use, Municipalities, specialized communities, Employment and more!
2 'projects' are included- one research and one application of skill. All activities coincide with the "big ideas" and "framing questions" of the new curriculum (posters and writing prompts of these also included).
3 Craftivities, several partner activities and individual student response sheets are provided.
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*Learning about Ontario
10 Instanap examples (2 'social media' posts for each of the 10 communities featured)
1 Blank instasnap sample for students to make their own posts
3 Follow up activities (two involving google maps)
Digital Mapping posters (expectations, tips, and suggested places to visit)
Accountability student reflection form for using with google maps
3 understanding mapping student worksheets with current Ontario maps (BW and Colour options included)
4 Full page printable coloured maps for displaying in class
Class recommendations poster for sharing google maps findings
Reading passage with reading response questions
Partner Talk Cards
Map to colour in
Snip n’ sort activity
2 written response questions
"Going to visit a land region" packing Craftivity
Map (to colour)
"Where do we live" Craftivity
*Specialized Communities Mini Research Project:
Suggested communities to study (18)
8 Templates with writing prompts to display research findings in interactive notebook style
Types of land use poster
6 Discussion prompts
Land use Bear Craftivity
Cut and Paste Matching (and answer key)
Land Use and environment persuasive writing piece (suggested topics and example now included)
*Land Use and Employment:
Job Fair brochures (x10 jobs + 1 blank)
*Create a community Summative Task:
10 community profiles based on real Ontario communities
12 word wall words
Big Ideas posters (from Curriculum)
Framing Questions Posters (from curriculum)
Framing Questions written response sheets (from curriculum)
Word work activities for differentiation
2 page "Cheat Sheet" for differentiation
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** Recently Updated! Assessment tools added for community poster, job fair, create a community and framing questions. Also, some fonts and graphics were given an update! :) Please re-download! **
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