Sharing is Caring
Students sharpen their problem solving skills. In this service learning lesson plan, students work collaboratively to solve a problem involving scarcity.
K - 2nd Social Studies & History 16 Views 22 Downloads
Environment: I Can Make a Difference
Students discover how to help other people and animals by developing problem solving skills. Once they examine "situation cards," they write stories about how they could help animals or people. While sharing their stories, students...
1st - 4th Social Studies & History
Using Connecting Themes in First Grade Social Studies
Foster contributing members of society with a social studies unit focused on five aspects of community. First graders discuss themes of culture, groups, location, scarcity, and change with discussion questions and activities about...
1st - 3rd Social Studies & History CCSS: Adaptable
What Is Authority?
Young scholars examine the concepts of power and authority as they begin learning about government in this elementary social studies lesson. Through a series of readings, discussions, and problem solving activities, children learn about...
1st - 5th Social Studies & History CCSS: Adaptable
The Three Life-Giving Sisters: Plant Cultivation and Mohican Innovation
Children gain first-hand experience with Native American agriculture while investigating the life cycle of plants with this engaging experiment. Focusing on what the natives called the Three Sisters - corn, beans, and squash - young...
2nd - 5th Science CCSS: Adaptable
Provide the opportunity for learners to demonstrate problem-solving techniques. They listen to a series of Christmas themed word problems, then use unifix cubes and illustrations to solve them. Common Core standards and an attached...
Pre-K - 1st Social Studies & History CCSS: Designed