This packet of six lesson plans with step-by-step directions as well as a student activity packet is perfect for your third grade students!
The social studies standards (Ohio) covered include:
-- Primary sources, such as artifacts, maps, and photographs can be used to show changes over time.
--Events in local history can be shown on timelines organized by years, decades, and centuries.
-- Local communities change over time.
In the student activity packet, students will complete graphic organizers, as well as work to create their own, write short answer and extended responses to questions, compose opinions with supporting details, in addition to working independently and cooperatively to complete activities and projects. These lessons incorporate research skills, technology, and the use of local resources.