68 Page Social Studies Bundle: A Little Bit of This and A Little Bit of That. This engaging bundle includes projects and units.
#1 State Float Project: Instructions, Brainstorming Page, and Rubric are included in this fun project.
After you have learned all about the state of ___________, you will be creating a parade float. Your State Float can be made out of a shoe box, or any other small to medium sized box. Parade floats are colorful and fun to look at! Use your creativity! You may use any type of paper to cover all sides of your box. You may add models, pictures, or figures to your float. Your float should represent your state. For example: A float for the state of Hawaii may be filled with small models of palm trees and hand drawn pictures of beautiful flowers.
#2 Personal Time Line Project:Social Studies project that covers many reading standards such as cause and effect, sequence, and connections. Students will create personal timelines. There is an introduction explaining the purpose of this project as well as the skills covered. There is a detailed list of 8 requirements. An example and a 4 point rubric is also included.
# 3 Cultures Unit:Outline of Learning ,What is a culture?
What makes up a culture?,Brainstorm foods and traditions in your culture.,Learn about Diwali and The Chinese New Year.
Research, Compare and Contrast a tradition from your culture and either The Chinese New Year or Diwali.Graphic Organizers,Essay and Recipe and Poster.
#4 Oregon Trail Unit:Students love learning about The Oregon Trail. This packet includes:
8 pages of Easy to Read Text: Life on the Oregon Trail, Children of the Oregon Trail, Pioneer Clothing, Covered Wagons, Dangers....
A Preview Activity
4 Pages of Comprehension Printables
End of Unit Test (2 pages)
Map of the Oregon Trail
Student Diaries: Students will imagine they are traveling the Oregon Trail and keep a diary... They will write a week's worth of entries, draw a picture of themselves(what they look like back then) and write out their daily schedule on the Trail.
#5 Geography Terms and My Geography Dictionary
#6 25 activities that are organized by one of five themes of Geography:Location, Place, Human, Movement, Regions