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Social studies communities

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A great idea for teaching kids about the important place they play in their community. This helps to build a sense of identity and purpose. I would tweak it a little though so it doesn't look like they are the center of the universe

Hello Everyone! Hope you're having a joyfilled day!! I wanted to share my "Me and My Community" social studies mini unit with you. If you are one of my kiddos reading this, have mom or dad print it off for you and get busy!! :) We've done many of these activities already, but it is still a great summer time filler! The unit contains 30 pages of poems, drawing and writing activities, anchor chart activities, a mini book for kids to make, citizenship, community workers, map skill activities…

Water and land-form anchor chart for science. This chart helps students who are visual, understand what the land-forms look like. Science standards: 4. The Physical Setting, C. Processes that Shape the Earth. Grade 6: There are a variety of different land forms on the earth's surface (such as coastlines, rivers, mountains, deltas, and canyons).

I am so excited to be hosting my *FIRST* linky party! Woot! So excited in fact, that I made it last ALL.SUMMER.LONG! LOL! Here’s the L.D.- I am obsessed with learning about how other teachers “do things” in their classrooms. It never ceases to amaze me how creative and different every teacher can be, even […]

Hi! I'm Sandra! I'm a curriculum developer and lesson creator at Sandra’s Savvy Teaching Tips. On my blog, I share classroom tips, teaching ideas and lower elementary, or primary classroom resources. I love science, math and music, so I share a lot of STEM ideas and Math tutorials.  I also use Music to teach ELA.

I've posted up my Social Studies program about Social Communities. You can purchase each section by itself, or get the whole bundle. There's even a set for Canadian and a different set f

This Me On The Map flip book FREEBIE is perfect for teaching your elementary students about maps skills and geography.

Description Are you searching for basic map skills lessons and worksheets for 1st grade? This resource includes no-prep printables and a Me On The Map flipbook that will save you time and are perfect for practice and assessment of mapping skills. Included you will find 40 pages where students will learn about reading a map, the map key, compass rose, following directions on a map, and more! Also includes a Me On The Map flipbook. Included in this resource: Me On The Map Flip Book Anchor…

In Texas, 3rd Grade Social Studies is ALL about communities.  When I first started teaching 3rd, it seemed like every unit was another “Communities Unit” (because it was). Continue Reading →

In Texas, 3rd Grade Social Studies is ALL about communities. When I first started teaching 3rd, it seemed like every unit was another “Communities Unit” (because it was). Eventually, I began to understand the focus of each unit and the meaning of the standards. In 3rd Grade, kids learn about why communities form, how they … Communities Read More »

FREE printable Community Mini-Unit.  Thank you First Grade W.O.W. blog!

Hello Everyone! Hope you're having a joyfilled day!! I wanted to share my "Me and My Community" social studies mini unit with you. If you are one of my kiddos reading this, have mom or dad print it off for you and get busy!! :) We've done many of these activities already, but it is still a great summer time filler! The unit contains 30 pages of poems, drawing and writing activities, anchor chart activities, a mini book for kids to make, citizenship, community workers, map skill activities…