The following activity packs are included:
1. American Revolutionary War
2. The Writing of the Constitution
3. Three Branches of Government
4. Geography & Major Landforms Unit
5. Westward Expansion
6. Lewis and Clark Expedition
7. War of 1812
8. Civil War & Reconstruction
9. Abolitionist & Suffrage Movements
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This American History Mega Bundle offers 9 UNITS to take you through an entire year of social studies.
Each unit includes the following:
*Character Studies of Important & Influential People
*Vocabulary Posters –perfect for bulletin boards
*Many of the units have maps, timelines, and flip books
It includes the following units–click to see each one!
American Revolutionary War
Major Landforms Unit
Westward Expansion Unit
Civil War Unit
Lewis and Clark Expedition
War of 1812
US Constitution Unit
Three Branches of Government Unit
There are three main activities:
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Every unit includes several informational articles with comprehension questions. All units include character studies of important and influential people related to the topic. An excellent way to connect reading and social studies across the curriculum.
Each unit includes a variety of the activities below for students to show what they know:
*and much more!
All units have 6-12 vocabulary posters with real-life photos. These make AWESOME bulletin board displays or can be used to introduce the unit. Some teachers use them at the end of the unit to review.
This meets the new Georgia Standards of Excellence for 4th Grade for Social Studies: Year 2: Revolution to Reconstruction.
SS4H1: Explain the causes, events, and results of the American Revolution: King George III, George Washington, Benjamin Franklin, Thomas Jefferson, Benedict Arnold, Patrick Henry, John Adams, and Paul Revere.
SS4H2: The Writing of the U.S. Constitution with character studies on James Madison, George Washington, and Benjamin Franklin.
SS4H3: Explain Westward Expansion in America including the War of 1812, Louisiana Purchase, Lewis and Clark Expedition, Oregon Trail, and Gold Rush.
SS4H4: Examine main ideas of the abolitionists and suffrage movements with accomplishments of Susan B. Anthony, Frederick Douglass, Elizabeth Cady Stanton Sojourner Truth, and Harriet Tubman.
SS4H5: Explain the causes, major events, and consequences of the Civil War. Describe roles of Abraham Lincoln, Robert E. Lee, Ulyssess S. Grant, Jefferson Davis, Stonewall Jackson, and William T. Sherman.
SS4H6: Analyze effects of Reconstruction on American Life including purpose of the 13th, 14th, and 15th Amendments to the Constitution.
SS4CG3: Describe the structure of government and Bill of Rights.