5 You Tube Channels that Rock for Social Studies It can be difficult to keep students interested in the topic of history, but using upbeat and informational videos can be one way to keep students engaged.
Long Ago & Now | Comparing Past and Present | Long Ago and Today Social Studies
Long Ago & Now unit helps students understand how their lives relate to things and events long ago. includes: Compare and contrast artifacts long ago & today Family Tree Grandparent (or older relative) interview Timeline
How to Teach the Standards through Social Studies Inquiry Circles
Need some social studies project ideas? Learn how to make Social Studies more engaging for your students with inquiry circles. Inquiry circles reinforce social studies standards while teaching the research process. (Grab the free social studies project
Economics Social studies projects make learning so much more fun! This economics lesson is great for Third Graders to show off their business skills! Check out these great business ideas that these kiddos came up with!