Grade: Standard: Maps can be used to locate and identify places. Book: Me On the Map by Joan Sweeney Functional Folding Fun! Yet another great tool to use to reinforce map skills and learning about maps.
We could do this with out Frida Kahlo self-portraits--make them "selfies"! Fun, contemporary back-to-school lesson! Have your students draw "selfies" and describe their summer via text message prompts. Makes for a great bulletin board display!
US Geography Activity for kindergarten, first grade, and second grade! Create a super cute 7 page "Me on the Map" ~ map skills ~ geography book. This helps teach some of the most basic "must know" geography!
Journey to a Country of Your Choice Research Flipbook
Some great questions to add into every social studies lesson. These questions challenge students to think critically about historical events, and can help build a style of analytical thinking to apply when they interpret modern events as well!
This completely editable booklet has 8 pages of Canadian symbols and facts for primary students. Each page has images to colour and simple, fill in the blank sentences to learn about Canadian symbols (answer keys provided).Some symbols included are:-Canad
Cereal Box Suitcase ~ World Travels- also great idea for an art portfolio - I may use to "SHow/Suit Case a Country" in Geography! You could also "pack" the suitcase & have students guess places you might be going - inferences
Africa - Countries - Egypt - South Africa - Most beautiful cities in Europe