Communities Unit for 3rd Grade Social Studies! Engaging lessons and activities to help students explore and understand communities. This 3-5 week unit focuses on the basic characteristics of a community including: * Physical Characteristics of Communities (Landforms, Climate, Natural Resources and Natural Hazards) * Human Characteristics of Communities (Roads, Homes, Buildings, Transportation, Parks, Bridges, etc.) * Cultural Characteristics of Communities (Language, Art, Clothing, Traditions...
Like this idea...This is a Science Picture of the Day activity or science warm up center. Students analyze real life photographs and infer the science in it. It is an excellent way to practice observation, noting key details, practice science vocabulary, and inference skills. A higher order thinking skill that's perfect for science warm ups and practicing writing all while meeting common core standards. $