Social Studies K-1: Inventive Exercises to Sharpen Skills and Raise Achievement

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780865303881
  • Publisher: Incentive Publications, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 1/28/1998
  • Series: Basic Not Boring Series
  • Pages: 64
  • Age range: 5 - 6 Years
  • Product dimensions: 8.58 (w) x 11.02 (h) x 0.21 (d)

Table of Contents

Introduction: Celebrate Basic Social Studies Skills 7
Skills Checklist 8
Skills Exercises 9
What in the World? (Environmental Awareness) 10
Meet a VIP! (Self-Awareness) 12
Look What You Can Do! (Self-Awareness) 13
Once upon a Time (Growth, Learning, & Change) 14
Yesterday, Today, & Tomorrow (Growth, Learning, & Change) 15
All Shapes & Sizes (Families) 16
Big Helping Hands (Roles & Functions in Families) 18
Little Helping Hands (Roles & Functions in Families) 19
Good Job! (Roles in Families) 20
It's Good to Have Friends! (Important People in Your Life) 21
Everybody Is Good at Something! (People's Skills) 22
What Everybody Needs (People's Needs) 23
Do You Really Need It? (Needs & Wants) 24
Making Choices (People's Wants) 25
Home Sweet Home (Kinds of Shelter) 26
The Growing Garden (Social Groups) 28
What Are Rules For? (Rules of Social Groups) 29
Cookie Delivery (Read Addresses) 30
Just the Way You Want It (Make a Map) 32
Where Should He Go? (Neighborhood Places) 33
Workers Everywhere You Look! (Workers in the Community) 34
Goods & Services Are Both Good! (Goods & Services) 35
Money Can't Buy Everything (Money) 36
Coming and Going (Transportation) 37
Which State Is Yours? (Read a U.S. Map) 38
The American Parade (U.S. Symbols & Traditions) 40
Some Very Famous People (Special Americans) 41
A Very Famous Bird (American Symbols) 42
A Very Famous House (American Place) 43
Everyone Is from Somewhere! (Read a World Map) 44
Where in the World Are You? (Locate Home) 46
The Earth Has Bumps and Lumps (Landforms) 48
Puzzled by Geography (Geography Terms) 49
Some Like It Hot! Some Like It Cold! (Climate) 50
Many Ways to Say "Hello!" (Cultural Characteristics) 51
Great Flags! (Flags of Nations) 52
Which Square? (Read a Grid Map) 53
Never Eat Squiggly Worms! (Directions on a Map) 54
Where Is Tulip? (Read a Map) 55
Looking for Biff (Read a Map) 56
Time to Celebrate! (Read a Timeline) 57
Social Studies Skills Test 58
Answer Key 62
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