Montana History uses Nonfiction Informational Text, the entire lesson recorded on Audio, THREE Interactive Notebook assignments, and a variety of engaging hands-on activities to teach about Montana's first people, famous explorers, early government, important battles and wars in Montana, and the journey to statehood:
• Montana nonfiction informational text-all CONTENT included!
• Questions to assess Informational Text Comprehension
• Language Skills Activity that fosters Literacy in Social Studies
• Mountain Man Story-background information and pre-writing questions included
• Montana Vocabulary Quiz
Students will then use the Montana lesson content to complete THREE Interactive Notebook assignments (all patterns and step-by-step directions included!):
• Vocabulary Organizer
• Montana History Cube
• Interactive Montana History Time Lines
In addition, the Montana lesson content has been professionally recorded with words and music
so you can set up a Listening Center for your reluctant readers or use the audio to enhance whole group instruction!
NOTE: The Montana audio file is in MP3 format for playing on your computer or MP3 device.
Montana History, aligned with the 3rd-5th grade Common Core Standards (see Preview for Standard Alignment), can be purchased separately or as part of our WEST REGION INTERACTIVE NOTEBOOK BUNDLE – INCLUDES MOUNTAIN AND PACIFIC STATES!
We've included a color version of the Montana lesson for your White Board, black line masters of the lesson and activities for your students, a context-appropriate Glossary, Answer Pages, and Grading Rubrics for the Interactive Notebook assignments.
Download the Montana Preview to see the complete Lesson Plan, Common Core Alignment, as well as samples from the lesson and activities.
OUR OTHER MOUNTAIN STATE INTERACTIVE NOTEBOOK UNITS:
COLORADO INTERACTIVE NOTEBOOK MINI UNIT
IDAHO INTERACTIVE NOTEBOOK MINI UNIT
NEVADA INTERACTIVE NOTEBOOK MINI UNIT
UTAH INTERACTIVE NOTEBOOK MINI UNIT
WYOMING INTERACTIVE NOTEBOOK MINI UNIT
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WEST REGION INTERACTIVE NOTEBOOK BUNDLE – INCLUDES MOUNTAIN AND PACIFIC STATES!
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