National Holidays Unit-Common Core from Splash Publications on TeachersNotebook.com - - National Holidays is a 13 lesson literacy-based Social Studies unit aligned with the Common Core Standards that can be used as a Center or in a Whole Group setting.
Our Columbus Day Unit fosters Math and Literacy in History and Social Studies for 1st-3rd grade students. This 48-page unit is packed with Columbus Day themed lessons, original poems, and activities. Students will learn about Columbus Day through lower and higher level Core Standard-aligned activities.
Iowa History is a literacy-based lesson aligned with the Common Core Standards. This 26-page lesson teaches about the state's first people, famous explorers and Native American leaders, early government, important battles and wars in Iowa, and Iowa's journey to statehood.
Veterans Day:Social Studies with Literacy Activities for Grades 1-3
Learn about the history of April Fool's Day. Great end of week activity for social studies or LA classes.Resource provides a reading for students as well several famous April Fool's Day pranks,extension activities,a Test your April Fool's Day IQ and comprehension questions. http://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/April-Fools-Day-ReadingFun-Facts-and-Activities-632947
Our St. Patrick's Day Unit fosters Math and Literacy in History and Social Studies for 1st-3rd grade students. This 45-page unit is packed with St. Patrick's Day themed lessons and original poems. Students will learn about St. Patrick's Day through several higher and lower level Core Standard-aligned activities.