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Throughout the year, students will learn information processing and map skills. The students will be identifying important people, places, events, movements, and issues related to our study of United States history since the Civil War.  These areas will include:
  • Reconstruction
  • The United States as an Emerging World Power
  • World War I
  • The Roaring Twenties
  • The Great Depression
  • World War II
  • The Cold War
  • Civil Rights Movement
  • Issues from the 1970s to today

Students are participating in projects/activities related to these topics.  Some of these activities are individual assignments while others are partner/group projects.  

 

Science and Social Studies Links

Magnets
•  Magnetism
•  Magnets
•  Magnets and Springs



Matter
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Matter
•  Solids, Liquids, and Gases
•  States of Matter
•  Solids and Liquids
•  Matter Experiment
•  Gases Around Us



Famous Americans
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Famous People in History
•  People in History
•  Famous Americans
•  Multicultural Heroes
•  George Washington
•  Abraham Lincoln
•  Martin Luther King, Jr.
•  MLK Legacy
•  Jackie Robinson
•  Susan B. Anthony
•  Helen Keller



Animals
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National Zoo
•  Butterflies
•  Butterflies and Bugs
•  Insect Cabinet
•  Monarch Life Cycle
•  Chick and Duck Hatching
•  Chick Hatchery
•  Herman the Worm
•  Frog Life Cycle

•  Life Cycles
•  Animal Adaptations
•  Habitats
•  Be a Habitat Hero
•  Habitats
•  Animal Bytes
•  Animals: Get the Facts



Weather
 Weather Wiz Kids
•  Weather Together
•  Interactive Weather Maker
•  Water Cycle
•  Weather Dude Basics
•  Water Cycle
•  Web Weather for Kids
•  Zoom Water Cycle

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Marshall Elem. Weather

Economics
•  Econopolis
•  Economics Songs
•  Money Program
•  Economics Powerpoint
•  US Mint for Kids
•  Kids Bank
•  3 Types of Resources



Native Americans
•  Scenes from Eastern Woodlands
•  Powhatan Fact Sheet
•  Powhatan Information
•  People of the Eastern Woodlands
•  Plains Indians
•  Plains Information
•  Plains Indians
•  Sioux in Depth
•  People of the Plains
•  Pueblo Information
•  Southwest Indians
•  People of the Southwest
•  Native Americans of the Plains
•  Native American Homes
•  Native American Transportation
•  Native American Review


Dental Health
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Teeth and Eating
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Healthy Teeth
•  Teeth
•  Kid's Stuff: Teeth


Fire Safety
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Risk Watch
•  Sparky the Fire Dog


Other S.S. and Science Sites
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Smithsonian for Kids
•  National Geographic for Kids
•  Ranger Rick
•  Bill Nye the Science Guy
•  Environmental Kids Club
•  Today in History
•  NASA
•  ReviseWise Science
•  Weekly Reader

 
Search Engines for Kids
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Yahooligans
•  Ask Jeeves for Kids