Maine State History uses Nonfiction Informational Text, the entire lesson recorded on Audio, FOUR Interactive Notebook assignments, and a variety of engaging hands-on activities to teach about Maine's first people, famous explorers, early government, important battles and wars in Maine, and the journey to statehood:
• Maine nonfiction informational text-all Maine State History CONTENT included!
• Questions to assess Informational Text Comprehension
• Language Skills Activity to foster Literacy in Social Studies
• Differentiating between Primary and Secondary Sources
• Maine History Vocabulary Quiz
Students will then use the Maine lesson content to complete FOUR Interactive Notebook assignments (all patterns and step-by-step directions included!):
• Vocabulary Organizers
• Four-Fold Maine State History Organizer
• Find the Fib Research Project and Game + Two-Pocket Organizer
• Maine History Time Lines
In addition, Maine has been professionally recorded with words and music
so you can set up a Maine History Listening Center for your reluctant readers or use the audio to enhance whole group instruction!
NOTE: The Maine History audio file is in MP3 format for playing on your computer or MP3 device.
Maine State History, aligned with the 3rd-5th grade Common Core Standards (see Preview for Standard Alignment), can be purchased separately or as part of our NORTHEAST REGION INTERACTIVE NOTEBOOK BUNDLE – NEW ENGLAND + MIDDLE ATLANTIC
We've included a color version of the Maine History lesson for your White Board, black line masters of the lesson and activities for your students, a context-appropriate Glossary, and Grading Rubrics for the higher-level and Interactive Notebook activities.
Download the Maine History Preview to see the complete Lesson Plan, Common Core Alignment, as well as samples from the lesson and activities.
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