Government Activities in Elementary (Grades 3-5) Social Studies

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Lesson plan: I have the right to be safe
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'Rights and Responsibilities' lesson. It helps students explore the issue of rights; particularly 'I have the right to be safe'.
Design your own flag (potential new class project)
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Here is a PowerPoint I have designed to support a stand-alone session on designing your own flag. A very brief starting point on what flags represent.
If I Ran For President read by Lonnie Chavis, Parker Bates and Mackenzie Hancsicsak
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • K-2, 3-5
Common Core
If you ran for president, you would have to do a lot of hard work. You would study the nation’s problems, tell the American people about your...
Poem - Litter
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2016
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • K-2, 3-5, MS
A poem aimed at explaining the problems of Litter within school settings. Aims at having students think about the problems of littering and asks them...
explore europe
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2016
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PDF booklet about Europe and the EU and weebsite with e version and related quiz which is a good starter/wrap up asking questions of flags counr=try...
All the Way to the Top Educator's Guide
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • K-2, 3-5
A Common Core State Standards Aligned Activity Guide for All the Way to the Top by Annette Bay Pimentel, illustrated by Nabi H. Ali, and a foreword...
Executive Command Game and Extension Pack
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  • Multiple Subjects
  • 3-5, MS, HS
Make your students’ game play more meaningful by using our activity and assessment set designed specifically for Executive Command . This easy-to-use...
Lesson for All: Enhancing Global Competence (K-3)
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Common Core
The Lesson For All (LFA): Enhancing Global Competence is a series of units focusing on the fact that education is a human right, but one that nearly...
Sorting and Separating Materials
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Children discuss the recycling of useful parts of domestic waste. An investigation looks at the properties of plastic, metals and cardboard to devise...
Community Service Project
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Updated: 
2016
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This project was to pack a shoebox sized box with an assortment of items a child might need. Students were to answer questions about their box and...