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Science & Social Studies Units

Monthly Science and Social Studies UNITS

First Grade 2015-2016


September-

Social studies: Fables and Folk Tales
Science: Astronomy, Sun, moon, stars, planets

 

October-

Social Studies: Maps, Continents, Ancient Civilizations: Mesopotamia, Ancient Egypt; Major World religions

Science: Human Body Systems: Digestive, Circulatory, Skeletal, Muscular, Nervous;

Germs, Scientist Study: Edward Jenner, Louis Pasteur

 

November-

Science: States of Matter, Inside Earth- crust, mantle, core;

Social Studies: New World Exploration Review Columbus, Pilgrims, Puritans, Native Americans in North America

 

 December-

Social Studies Different Lands Similar Stories; Fairy Tales around the World (Geography Unit)

Science: Geology Rocks and Minerals

 

January-

Social Studies: American Revolution, 13 Colonies, American Symbols

Scientist study: Ben Franklin, Thomas Edison

Science: Electricity

 

February-

Social Studies: American Revolution continued

Science:  Habitats and Living Things; Scientist: Rachel Carson, the Oceans

 

March-
Science: Habitats continued

Social Studies: Westward Expansion 

 

April-

Science: Taking Care of our Earth (Pollution, 3 R’s)

Social Studies:Maya, Inca, Aztec Ancient American Civilizations

 

May

Science: Measurement, Temperature/Seasons

Social Studies: Mexico- Present-day; Geography Review, Maps and Landforms