New Mexico 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 New Mexico's first people, famous explorers, early government, important battles and wars in New Mexico, and the journey to statehood:
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• New Mexico nonfiction informational text-we provide all of the CONTENT!
• Questions to assess Informational Text Comprehension
• Language Skills Activity to foster Literacy in Social Studies
• Grid Mapping using Number Pairs on a Coordinate Grid to solve a Mystery Puzzle
• Compare/Contrast Paragraph-we take students through the Writing Process!
• New Mexico Vocabulary Quiz
Students will then use the New Mexico lesson content to complete FOUR Interactive Notebook assignments (all patterns and step-by-step directions included!:
• Vocabulary Organizers
• New Mexico History Time Lines
• History Cube
• Venn Diagram comparing and contrasting the Anasazi and Mogollon Cultures
In addition, the New Mexico Content has been professionally recorded with words and music.
Set up a Listening Center for your reluctant readers or use the audio to enhance whole group instruction!
NOTE: The New Mexico audio file is in MP3 format for playing on your computer or MP3 device.
New Mexico History, aligned with the 3rd-5th Grade Common Core Standards (see Preview for Standard alignment), can be purchased separately or as part of our SOUTHWEST REGION INTERACTIVE BUNDLE – ALL FOUR SOUTHWEST STATES!
We've even included a color version of the New Mexico 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 and higher-level activities.
Download the New Mexico Preview to see the complete Lesson Plan, Common Core Alignment, and samples from the lesson and activities.
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