This packet of FOURTEEN 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:
-- Communities may include diverse cultural groups.
-- Evidence of human modification of the environment can be observed in the local community.
--Daily life is influenced by the agricultural, industry, and natural resources in local communities.
--Systems of transportation and communication move people, products, and ideas from one place to place.
--Physical and political maps have distinctive characteristics and purposes. Places can be located on a map using the title, key, alphanumeric grid, and cardinal directions.
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.
** Please note, this is a corrected file without the funky line running through the pages. If you encounter any other issues, please contact me! Thanks!