This interactive historical thinking task engages students to learn about what this would have been like to participate in a fur trade at the time. I would use this as a interactive activity to really help students to think historically.
The Middle School Mouth: More on My Social Studies Interactive Notebook --- I wouldn& want to use this entirely since the grade has iPads, but this gives me good ideas.and maybe some of these can be implemented via iPad?
Alberta Grade 4 Curriculum Table. Printable lesson plans. Meets Canadian curriculum, grade 4. Science and Technology, Social Studies, Language Arts, Visual Arts, and Mathematics. www.greenlearning.ca/programs/eneraction