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My students LOVE making these fun candy landform maps each year. Now let me j… My students LOVE making these fun candy landform maps each year. Now let me just tell you- I am always wiped out by the end of the day wh… Geography Lessons, Teaching Geography, Teaching History, Teaching Science, Social Science, History Education, Physical Education, Teaching Ideas, Geography Classroom
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3D Landform Maps!

My students LOVE making these fun 3D landform maps each year. Now let me just tell you- I am always wiped out by the end of the day when we make these- but they really are a blast and so meaningful to make. I first put the kids into groups of 3 or 4. Then, they used a landform map in their Social Studies book to sketch where the mountains and deserts are located. This just helps them get a start when they begin painting the plains on the map. After they have an idea of where the mountains…

World Thinking Day is celebrated by Girl Guides and Girl Scouts all over the world on February each year. Explore our World Thinking Day activities and resources. Geography Activities, Geography For Kids, Teaching Geography, World Geography, Teaching History, History Education, Gcse Geography, Dinosaur Activities, Geography Lesson Plans
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My Country Study

This four page printable is designed to encourage children to do some really good research about a country of their choice, and put together a book that they will be proud of! We've asked them to compile all sorts of interesting facts but left room for creativity too.

I do not have much experience with flip books but I have found quite a few examples when looking for ideas. They seem like a great interactive way for students to learn and engage with topics, in this case landforms. 3rd Grade Social Studies, Social Studies Activities, Teaching Social Studies, Science Activities, Science Ideas, Geography Activities, Science Experiments, Teaching Geography, Teaching Science
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Landform Flipbook

Landform Flipbook FREEBIE - What a great, hands-on way to learn about social studies landforms!

use social data? A helpful list of engaging and illustrated social studies texts aligned to the CCSS.A helpful list of engaging and illustrated social studies texts aligned to the CCSS. Common Core Social Studies, 3rd Grade Social Studies, Social Studies Classroom, Social Studies Activities, Teaching Social Studies, Teaching History, Elementary Social Studies, Budget Planer, Study History
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10 Authors for Elementary School Social Studies Teachers to Know

The Common Core State Standards are being rolled out this fall, and teachers around the United States are looking for ways to incorporate more nonfiction books into their lessons. I have been devot…

United States History Activities That Your Students Will Lov.-United States History Activities That Your Students Will Love! – Student Savvy Creative US History Lessons and Ideas for Students - Teaching Us History, Teaching American History, American History Lessons, History Education, History Teachers, British History, College Teaching, European History, Teaching Geography
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United States History Activities That Your Students Will Love! – Student Savvy

Creative U.S. History Ideas for the Classroom

Second Graders: economics, communities goods and services for fir. 3rd Grade Social Studies, Kindergarten Social Studies, Social Studies Activities, Teaching Social Studies, Economics For Kids, Teaching Economics, Student Teaching, Teaching Ideas, 1st Grade Writing
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Communities, Goods and Services, Consumers and Producers

economics, communities & goods and services for first and second graders $

Symbols Interactive Pocket Chart Game FREEBIE on TPT: American Symbols Interactive Pocket Chart Game (or just use cards for word wall, etc.)FREEBIE on TPT: American Symbols Interactive Pocket Chart Game (or just use cards for word wall, etc. Kindergarten Social Studies, Social Studies Activities, Kindergarten Science, Teaching Social Studies, Student Teaching, Preschool, Patriotic Symbols, American Symbols, American History
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American Symbols Interactive Pocket Chart Game

A fun game to review American Symbols!

creative writing project~Building the landforms on imaginary islands.Landforms creative writing project~Building the landforms on imaginary islands. Geography Activities, Ocean Activities, Geography Lessons, Social Studies Activities, Teaching Social Studies, Science Lessons, Geography For Kids, 2nd Grade Geography, Earth Science Activities
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Learning About Landforms - Around the Kampfire

Week 3: Learning About Landforms: Lots of ideas for teaching and writing about landforms.

Countries - FREE printable color and learn about 18 countries from all around the world - use as coloring sheets or make a book for preschool, kindergarten, grade, grade, grade Geography Activities, Geography For Kids, World Geography, Educational Activities, 2nd Grade Geography, Geography Quotes, Continents Activities, Geography Lesson Plans, Teaching Geography Elementary
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FREE 18 Countries of the World Book

Countries - FREE printable color and learn about 18 countries from all around the world - use as coloring sheets or make a book for preschool, kindergarten, 1st grade, 2nd grade, 3rd grade

foldables in an interactive notebook for maps and landforms unit in social studies.Using foldables in an interactive notebook for maps and landforms unit in social studies. 7th Grade Social Studies, Social Studies Notebook, Social Studies Classroom, Social Studies Activities, Teaching Social Studies, Teaching Themes, Interactive Notebooks Kindergarten, History Interactive Notebook, Teaching Geography

More on My Social Studies Interactive Notebook

This post includes more pictures of my social studies interactive notebooks we have used this school year. You will see most of the information in this post are foldables from Dinah Zike and mine is lacking color like the students. Global grid system notes Maps versus globes Venn diagram Parts of a map foldable Vocabulary to accompany our textbook Landforms found above and below sea level foldable Types of landforms foldable Cornell notes on South America from our textbook This is a bad copy…

Kindergarten CVC Word Center – CVC Word Literacy Center This FREE kindergarten literacy centers is a fantastic activity to practice CVC Words. Use this freebie during literacy centers, guided reading, or morning tubs! Kindergarten Centers, Teaching Kindergarten, Literacy Centers, Preschool, Teaching Tips, Guided Reading Lessons, Teaching Reading, Learning, Reading Resources
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Kindergarten CVC Word Center - CVC Word Literacy Center

This FREE kindergarten literacy centers is a fantastic activity to practice CVC Words. Use this freebie during literacy centers, guided reading, or morning tubs!

-Standard: Explain how people are both producers and consumers. -Online Video: Students will watch this clip of Arthur's Pet Business and after the teacher will explain how Arthur was both a producer and a consumer in the video.

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Bill of Rights - First Ten Amendments to the US Constitution. The bill of rights is important to society. How're these important still today and what laws relate to them. 4th Grade Social Studies, Social Studies Classroom, History Classroom, Teaching Social Studies, History Teachers, Teaching American History, American History Lessons, Teaching History, History Activities

Constitution Lesson Plans for 8th Grade American History

Need some help with your American History lessons? Take a peek at my lesson plans and ideas. These are my Constitution Lesson Plans for 8th Grade American History. My first year teaching I was dying to see other teachers' plan books, but most of them were either blank or didn't seem suitable for our students ("high-risk" with poor reading skills). After teaching American history to 8th graders for a few years, I've developed this webpage in the hopes that it can help first year teachers get…

is a music and video based reading comprehension and reading fluency program developed by teachers to improve reading skills. Free to signup. 3rd Grade Social Studies, Kindergarten Social Studies, Teaching 5th Grade, 6th Grade Ela, 3rd Grade Reading, Student Reading, Improve Reading Skills, Reading Lessons, Readers Workshop
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Free Reading Comprehension and Reading Fluency Trials For Teachers, Parents & Tutors

Try this MLK holiday lesson in your classroom for free. Lyrics2Learn is a year-round reading comprehension program that is proven to improve student reading scores. Sign up today and try these engaging hiphop and rock video lessons with your students!

These Community Helpers reading comprehension passages for grades can be… Community Helpers Activities, Test Taking Skills, Police Officer Requirements, Law Enforcement Jobs, Reading Comprehension Passages, Reading Strategies, Thing 1, Classroom Activities, Teaching Resources
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Community Helpers Activities - Reading Comprehension Passages K-2

These Community Helpers reading comprehension passages for ESL Newcomer K-3 can be used in your class to help your students with reading comprehension skills as well as with test taking skills. Please take a preview peek! Included: 5 engaging passages with 2 multiple choice questions and 1 written response. Police Officers Firefighters Teachers Mail Carriers Nurses

Worksheet: judicial branch of government 7th Grade Social Studies, Social Studies Notebook, Social Studies Worksheets, Social Studies Classroom, History Classroom, Teaching Social Studies, Teaching Tools, Teaching Ideas, Teaching Resources
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