Lessons and Choice Board of Additional Activities that Include:
Citizen Engagement Activities
Diverse Biography Mini Books – Paper and Digital (Google Slides™) Versions
Kids Make a Difference Lessons in Each Unit
Home Connection Projects
Family Letters for Each Unit
Checks for Understanding – Blooket, Paper/Pencil, and Exit Ticket Options
Nonfiction Text Features
Clickable Monthly Calendar of Special Days with Additional Daily Slides
Spiraling Social Studies Standard Strands Throughout the Year
January Lessons Cover:
Local and State Government
Leading the United States
Democracy in the United States
Governments Around the World
Elections and Voting
Justice and Injustice
Speaking Up, Speaking Out: Making Your Voice Heard
Symbols of the United States
Kids Make a Difference: Kids Participating in Government
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✔︎ ETTC will be putting out monthly units for the 2022-23 school year. Buy them early to save! Topics include:
Government (Mainly U.S.): Power, Authority, and Governance
Folktales: Traditional Literature
Human Interactions with the Natural World – People & the Environment
Identity and Development
✔︎ Teaching slides are available in Google Slides™ and PDF versions. Embedded links will take you to additional resources. Digital Biographies and the Clickable Calendar are also available in Google Slides™ format.
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✔︎ Blooket™ is used as an assessment option. If you do not have a Blooket™ account, you can start one for free as a teacher.
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