It would be a good way to channel students' focus when talking about different civilizations or eras. It breaks a huge idea down to six different topics, with varying complexities. It could be altered a little to be more applicable.
Colonial Journals for StoryPath/Colonial Boston! // Are you looking for a meaningful way to integrate writing in your social studies classroom? Try historical journals! A great way to integrate narrative writing and history!
5 You Tube Channels that Rock for Social Studies It can be difficult to keep students interested in the topic of history, but using upbeat and informational videos can be one way to keep students engaged.
Social Studies Interactive Notebooks, Mini Units, and Activities Mega Bundle
Social Studies activities for Elementary and Middle School is fun and engaging with Social Studies Interactive Notebooks for the Year Bundle! 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, and even 8th grade students love these hands-on foldables, projects, and lessons. Teaching Social Studies units about government, maps, and history is easy with these classroom-tested ideas.
Teaching Citizenship in Kindergarten. Great lesson for the beginning of the year to teach about cooperation and doing our best. I would use thsi as a way to start the year off right and remind students what we need to do to be a good citizen.