The Outstanding Mastery Guide (OMG) contains a complete set of differentiated reproducible graphic organizers that are aligned to Georgia Social Studies Standards. The graphic organizers can be used to introduce or review Social Studies concepts. The graphic organizers contain simple steps, examples and vocabulary of all key concepts covered in a year. Students cut and fold the graphic organizers and then glue them into their own hand held OMG. The students OMG is an ongoing reference that puts a year's worth of curriculum right at their fingertips! (To see a completed students OMG click on the pictures to the left.)
Each book contains pictures of a completed student OMG. A Georgia Standards alignment chart showing the graphic organizer that covers each standard. A proven school wide implementation plan. Three differentiated black line masters for each graphic organizer. A vocabulary sheet black line master to record terms, definitions and examples. A parent letter to explain the OMG program to parents. A CD that allows teachers to project and discuss graphic organizers while students construct them. Videos are also provided to show how each graphic organizer is folded and the overall OMG folder setup.
The book contains the following graphic organizers:
European Exploration, Founding & The Trustee Period, Georgia as a Royal Colony, Loyalists and Patriots,
Prehistoric Peoples, Revolution, State and Federal Constitutions, Creeks and Cherokees, Georgia’s Growth and the New Nation, Impact of Reconstruction, The Civil War, Causes of WWI and Georgia’s Role, Post Reconstruction, Post WWI Impact, State Politics and Racial Relationships, WWII and Post War Development, Developments Since 1970, Georgia Map, Transportation and Trade Today, Georgia’s Balance of Power, Georgia’s Constitution and The Separation of Powers, Georgia’s Courts and Justice System, Revenue and the Role of the Local Government, Voting and Citizenship, Factors of Production, Goods and Services by Time Period, and Personal Money Management