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This social studies unit is aligned directly to the Massachusetts Social Studies standards for Grade 4 while integrating key ELA / reading / writing content literacy. This text set includes videos, nonfiction, fiction, poems, etc. It also includes a variety of rigorous and high-quality activities. If you like what is here, please find the outline for the unit to use for gathering materials and planning purposes.
4.23 On a map of North America, locate Mexico and its major cities. (G)
4.24 Describe the climate, major physical characteristics, and major natural resources
of Mexico and explain their relationship to the Mexican economy. (G)
4.25 Identify the language, major religion, and peoples of Mexico. (H)
4.26 Identify when Mexico became an independent nation and describe how independence
was achieved. (H, G)