Students engage in Social Studies through games, real life activities, reader's theatre and more! Find out more about using centers in the first grade classroom to make Social Studies more meaningful. DANCING INTO FIRST
How to Teach the Standards through Social Studies Inquiry Circles
Long Ago & Now unit helps students understand how their lives relate to things and events long ago. includes: compare and contrast artifacts long ago & today, nonfiction article, family tree, grandparent (or older relative) interview, and a timeline. Teaching social studies has never been more fun!
I'm always looking for an engaging social studies lesson to teach and this also brings aboard writing journals! Check out this engaging activity that will motivate your students to learn about geography! Teaching Social Studies | Teaching Writing | Back to School Ideas | Journal Ideas
Teaching History with QR Codes for Biography Research Reports. Each historical figure has a page with QR codes for both web sites and videos. A great way to extend learning beyond the textbook and incorporate technology in the classroom. | Teaching Social Studies