Wisconsin History uses Nonfiction Informational Text, the entire lesson recorded on Audio, FOUR Interactive Notebook assignments, and a variety of engaging hands-on activities to teach about Wisconsin's first people, famous explorers, early government, important battles and wars in Wisconsin, and the journey to statehood:
• Wisconsin nonfiction informational text-we provide all CONTENT!
• Questions to assess Informational Text Comprehension
• Language Skills activity to foster literacy in Social Studies
• Primary and Secondary Source Research Project to create the game "Find the Fib"
• Wisconsin Vocabulary Quiz
Students will then use the Wisconsin lesson content to complete FOUR Interactive Notebook assignments (all patterns and step-by-step directions included!):
• Vocabulary Foldables
• Wisconsin History Booklet
• Wisconsin Accordion Foldable
• Famous People: Jean Nicolet Wheel
In addition, the Wisconsin lesson content has been professionally recorded with words and music
so you can set up a Wisconsin Listening Center for your reluctant readers or use the Wisconsin audio to enhance whole group instruction!
NOTE: The Wisconsin audio is in MP3 format for playing on your computer or MP3 device.
Wisconsin, aligned with the 3rd-5th Grade Common Core Standards (see Preview for Standard Alignment), can be purchased separately or as part of our MIDDLE WEST REGION INTERACTIVE NOTEBOOK BUNDLE – GREAT LAKES + GREAT PLAINS STATES!
We've included a color version of the Wisconsin lesson content for your White Board, black line masters for your students, a context-appropriate Glossary, Answer Pages, and Grading Rubrics for the Interactive Notebook assignments and higher-level Research activities.
Download the Wisconsin Preview to see the complete Lesson Plan, Standard Alignment, as well as samples from the lesson and activities.
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