Elementary Social Studies

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Games

A BIG MOVE

Topic: Identify/describe how human characteristics (shelter, clothing, food, etc) are based on geography

  • CONTENT AREA: Social Studies
  • GRADE LEVEL(S): K-1
  • STANDARD(S): SS.1.6

A GOOD CITIZEN

Topic: Understand/identify symbols, customs, etc that represent American beliefs and principles

  • CONTENT AREA: Social Studies
  • GRADE LEVEL(S): K-1
  • STANDARD(S): SS.K.10, SS.1.13

A JOB SEARCH

Topic: Understand and explain the value of jobs and the role they play within a community

  • CONTENT AREA: Social Studies
  • GRADE LEVEL(S): K-1
  • STANDARD(S): SS.K.7, SS.1.10

A JOURNEY HOME

Topic: Use Tools and Terminology to Understand and Describe Location

  • CONTENT AREA: Social Studies, Geography
  • GRADE LEVEL(S): K-1
  • STANDARD(S): SS.K.4 ,SS.1.4, SS.K.5, SS.1.5, SS.1.6

A MAP TO CAMP

Topic: Use maps/globes to determine relative location using "over, under, near, far, left, right," etc.

  • CONTENT AREA: Social Studies
  • GRADE LEVELS: K-1
  • STANDARDS: SS.K.4, SS.1.4

A PASSWORD PROBLEM

Topic: Understand the impact of science and technology on society in the United States

  • CONTENT AREA: Social Studies
  • GRADE LEVEL(S): 5
  • STANDARD(S): SS.5

A WORLD OF RULES

Topic: Identify purposes for rules; identify rules that provide order, security, safety at home/school.

  • CONTENT AREA: Social Studies
  • GRADE LEVEL(S): K-1
  • STANDARD(S): SS.K.8, SS.1.11

AGENT CARTER: LEGEND OF THE MISSING COMPASS ROSE

Topic: Elementary Map Skills

  • CONTENT AREA: Social Studies, Elementary Map Skills
  • RECOMMENDED AGES: Grades 2-5
  • STANDARDS: SS4G1 Locate important physical and man-made features in the United States. SS3G2 Locate and describe the equator, prime meridian, and lines of latitude and longitude on a globe.

AMERICAN SCRAMBLE

Topic: Identify and analyze the causes and effects of events prior to and during the American Revolution

  • CONTENT AREA: Social Studies, US History
  • GRADE LEVEL: 5
  • STANDARD: SS.5.2

AN OFFICIAL JOB

Topic: Understand/explain the role of authority figures, public officials, and citizens within a community

  • CONTENT AREA: Social Studies
  • GRADE LEVEL(S): K-1
  • STANDARD(S): SS.K.9, SS.1.12