This includes both a great, concise, two page close reading with interesting visuals and key concepts for social science clearly stated. The Colonial America informational text has wide margins for annotation. It comes with an annotation guide. Key Common Core vocabulary for social sciences are bold throughout.The reading details the establishment of the colonies, leadership, geography, varying economies that developed and government structure including the House of Burgesses and the Mayflower Compact.
There are two lesson options for further processing about the American Colonies! Students complete a reading analysis Common Core worksheet or a fun, yet common core folding mini-project. In the folding project activity students assume outline the key points of the reading, draw pictures and support topic sentences with evidence from the text.
The Common Core worksheet includes an answer key!
Have a great lesson!
Tony Pavlovich, Instructomania