Hey students! I hope you are enjoying our lessons about the Revolutionary War! As you know, many of the colonists were Patriots who believed that the colonies should be free from Britain and have their own laws and ways of … Continue reading
In Social Studies class, we have been learning a great deal about what life was like for colonial children. We discovered that they were similar to us in some ways, like going to school and enjoying games and sports. However, … Continue reading
We are still enjoying our lessons about Christopher Columbus and his voyages to the Americas. We learned that when Columbus arrived, the natives faced many hardships and were driven from their homes. As Columbus made trips to and from the … Continue reading
Ahoy, maties! Today, we launched into a discussion about the famous Christopher Columbus! To test what students already knew, we made a KWL (know, want to know, learned) chart on our whiteboard.
Students are learning about the Articles of Confederation, the Constitution, the Bill of Rights, and westward expansion in Social Studies right now. They have completed a two-day activity on the Bill of Rights that let them decide which freedoms they … Continue reading
In Social Studies, we are learning about the American Revolution. Students have been fascinated with the French and Indian War, the victory of the British settlers, and the taxation of the new colonies by King George III. We have also … Continue reading