"Social Studies ELO's"
Social Studies ELO's 2nd. Grade District Soc. Stud. ELO’s Montessori Grade Montessori Lesson/ Level Thematic Unit 2.11.1 Identifies government leaders and explain their importance 2.11.2 Describes what a citizen is 2.11.2 Identifies themselves as being a citizen of their community 2.12.1 Compares and contrasts daily life in past/present 2.12.2 Understands past and present contributions of groups of people 2.12.3 Compares different kinds of communities 2.12.4 Identifies a state, major river, mountain range, and lake on a map 2.12.4 Reads a key and directional indicators on a map 2.12.5 Understands basic economic concepts 2.12.5 Describes types of transportation that bring goods to a community 2.13.1 Describes how events in a school community or city affect people 2.13.1 Identifies and describes major national and cultural holidays 3rd. Grade District Soc.Stud. ELO’s Montessori Montessori Lesson/ Grade Level Thematic Unit 3.11.1 Understands the relationship among making and carrying out laws and violating laws 3.11.2 Identifies leaders at different levels of government 3.11.2 Identifies rights and responsibilities of citizens 3.12.1 Understands how communities change over time 3.12.1 Compares and contrasts daily life in past and present 3.12.2 Identifies significant individuals, historical events in the community 3.12.3 Understands the affect of natural resources in a community 3.12.4 Locates landforms on a map 3.12.4 Demonstrates an understanding of map skills 3.12.5 Understands basic economic concepts 3.12.5 Describes how transportation and communication affect the distribution of gods and services 3.13.1 Understands contributions of different groups of people 3.13.1 Describes how events in a community or city affect people 3.13.1 Identifies and describes holidays and important events in the community 4th. Grade District Social Studies Montessori Montessori Lesson or ELO’s Grade Level Thematic Unit 4.11.1 Demonstrates the relationship Introduced at 1st Practical Life albums. between making/carrying out laws, and reinforced Lessons created by the consequences of violating laws on up. teachers. 4.11.1 Compares/contrasts Nebraska Introduced at To be teacher made. No Unicameral with other state 4th-5th. set Montessori curriculum governments. for individual states are given. However an outline of the pedagogical format is shown in the Curriculum Design Class. 4.11.1 Identifies leaders at different Introduced at 4- Montessori Elem. II levels of government. 5. History album-U.S. History Timelines. Montessori Elem. I-II Political Geography album-Governments. Continues at 6th. Montessori Elem. II Grade. History album- Civilizations 4.12.1 Explains historic/geographic Introduced at To be teacher made. No factors in the development of Nebr. 4th-5th. set Montessori curriculum for individual states are given 4.12.1 Compares/contrasts daily life Introduced at Elementary I History in past/present 1st-3rd. Album-Needs of Humans Reinforced at Lessons 4th.-6th. Elementary II History Album-Timeline of Humans 1 Timeline of U.S. History 4.12.2 Identifies significant Introduced at To be teacher made. No individuals, historical events,/cultural 4th-5th. set Montessori curriculum holidays in Nebraska. for individual states are given 4.12.3 Locates major (Can be Early Childhood Cultural physical/political features of the U.S. introduced at Albums-U.S. Puzzle Map Preschool) North America Biome Nomenclature. Introduced at Elementary I Geography 1.st.-3rd. Album- U.S. Puzzle Map Research North American Pin Map research Reinforced at Elementary II Earth 4th-5th. Science/Geography Album Physical Geography Landform maps research. 4.12.4 Identifies essential map Introduced at Elementary 1 Geography elements 1st.-3rd. Grades Album. Reinforced at Nystrom Hands-On Maps 4th.-6th. 4.12.4 Uses map skills to find Introduced at Elementary 1 Geography locations on a map 1st.-3rd. Grades Album. Reinforced at Nystrom Hands-On Maps 4th.-6th. 4.12.4 Classifies regions with Introduced at Elementary I Geography common characteristics 1st.-3rd. Grades Album Physical Geography Landform maps research. 4th.-5th. Grades Elementary II Earth Science/Geograpy Album Physical Landform Nomenclature/research “Imaginary Island” project. Reinforced at Waseca Biome 6th. Research/Classification Cards. 4.12.5 Understands basic economic Microeconomics Elementary I Geography concepts. introduced at Album-Money 1st-3rd. Grades Reinforced at Practical Life Album- 6th. Grade. Personal Finances Section 6th. Grade Montessori Elementary II History Album-Cultural Research study of civilizations and political Geography section. 4.12.5 Describes how Introduced at Montessori Elementary I transportation/communication affect 2nd-3rd. History Album-Needs of the distribution of goods/services. Humans lessons. 4.13.1 Understands contributions of Introduced at Montessori Elementary I different groups of people 2nd.-3rd. History album-Needs of Humans lessons Reinforced at Montessori Elementary II 6th. Grade. History album-Timeline of Civilizations. 4.13.1 Describes how state/national Introduced at No Montessori material events affect people. 4th-5th. designed. Needs to be teacher made. 5th. Grade District Social Studies Montessori Montessori Lesson or Thematic ELO’s Grade Level Unit 5.11.1 Understands the structure 4th.-5th. Grade Elem. II History Album-U.S. and function of the U.S. History/Govern.. government. 5.11.1 Understands the Introduced at Elem. II History Album-U.S. fundamental ideals of the U.S. 4th-5th. History/Govern government. 5.11.2 Understands the election Introduced at Montessori Elem. II History and policy making process. 4-5 . album-U.S. History Timelines. Montessori Elem. I-II Political Geography album- Governments. 5.11.2 Describes a U.S. citizen’s Introduced at Montessori Elem. II History rights and responsibilities. 4th.-5th. Grade album-U.S. History/Government 5.12.1 Identifies challenges faced Introduced at Montessori Elem. II History by the new U.S. government. 4th-5th. album-U.S. History/Government 5.12.1 Undertands the Introduced at Elementary II History Album- importance of U.S. Constitution 4th-5th. Timeline of Humans 1 and the Bill of Rights. Timeline of U.S. History 5.12.2 Understands the Introduced at Elementary II History Album- importance of early exploration 4th-5th. Timeline of Humans 1 in America.. Timeline of U.S. History 5.12.2 Describes life in colonial Introduced at Elementary II History Album- times. 4th-5th. Timeline of Humans 1 Timeline of U.S. History 5.12.2 Describes how events such Introduced at Elementary II History Album- as Louisiana Purchase, California 4th-5th. Timeline of Humans 1 Gold Rush, Westward Timeline of U.S. History Movement, and events leading to the Civil War helped change history. 5.12.2 Uses a variety of methods to Introduced at Elementary II History Album- compare and contrast historical 4th-5th. Timeline of Humans 1 events. Timeline of U.S. History 5.12.3 Uses map skills to interpret Introduced at Elementary 1 Geography physical and historical maps. 1st.-3rd. Grades Album. Reinforced at Elementary Practical Life 4th.-6th. Album Nystrom Hands-On Maps 5.12.4 Explains how historic and Introduced at Elementary II History Album- geographic factors affected the 4th-5th. Timeline of Humans 1 development of America. Timeline of U.S. History 5.12.4 Identifies locations on a Introduced at Montessori Elementary I map. 2nd-3rd. Geography Album. 5.12.5 Understands basic Introduced at Montessori Elementary I economic concepts 2nd.-3rd. Geography album- Macroeconmics. Reinforced at Montessori Elementary II 6th. Grade. History album-Timeline of Civilizations. Elementary Practical Life- Microeconmics. 5.12.5 Identifies elements of the Introduced at Montessori Elem. II History U.S. economy. 4th-5th. Album-Economic Geography of U.S.. 5.12.5 Interprets graphs, charts, Montessori Elem. I Geography etc that express economic issues. Album-Economic Geography Montessori ElemII History Album- Montessori Elem. Practical Life Album 6th Grade Social Studies ELO’s Grade Level Montessori Lesson/Thematic Cycle Archaeology: 6th. Grade Montessori History Album Tools, Artifacts, Making Archaeology Lessons Generalizations Formation of Civilizations: 6th. Grade Montessori History Album Division of Labor, Hunter- Early Civilizations Lessons Gather Societies, Second Timeline of Humans Domestication/Agriculture, Timeline terminology Mesopotamian/Early African 6th. Grade Montessori History Album Cultures: Early Civilizations Lessons Government, Money, Economy, Monotheism-Judaism, Language- Writing, Technology, Ziggurat, follow routes on Maps Early Egyptian Culture: 6th. Grade Montessori History Album Architecture, Life after Death, Early Civilizations Lessons Hieroglyphics, Nile River, Egypt Simulation Polytheism, Social Pyramid, Rulers, Dynasties, Problem Solving Ancient Asian Cultures: Mohenjo- 6th. Grade Montessori History Album Daro, Shang Dynasty, Government, Early Civilization Development of Written Language, Lessons Mandate of Heaven, China Simulation Communication, Complex Social Structures, Elevation Maps, Artifacts, Use of Iron, The Silk road, Cultural Maps, Division of Classes, Confucianism, Uniting China, The Great Wall, Civil War, Civil Service system, Daoism, Causes/Effects, Classification, Hinduism, Buddhism, Caste Systems, Influence of the Persion Empire, Mongol empire, Genghis/Kublai Khan, Shinto, Feudal Japan, Marco Polo, Map Scales Ancient Greek Culture: 6th. Grade Montessori History Album Government/Democracy, Early Civilization Lessons Architects/Music/arts, Greek Simulation Mythology/Religion, Philosophers, Hellenistic culture/Alexander the Great, Peloponnesian/Persion Wars, Predicting Outcomes, Historical Maps, Telescoping Time Line Ancient Roman Empire: 6th. Montessori History Album Government, Architecture, Grade Early Civilization Lessons Christianity, Pax Roman, Roman Roman Simulation Empire, Historical Map, Telescoping Time Line Middle Ages: Justinian code, 6th. Grade Montessori History Album Division of Christianity, Early Civilization Lessons Charlemagne, Arabic Contribution, Viking Simulation Islam/Muslim, Feudal System, Crusades, Black Death, Nation- State, MagnaCarta, National Symbols, Point of View, Trade Empires of West Africa, Muslim control of trade, Maps/Projections, Indian OceanTrade, Swahili, Graphs, Simbabwe, Mediterranean Sea Trade Renaissance: Reformation of the 6th. Grade Montessori History Album Church, Art, Technology Invent Simulation