5th and 6th Grade Lesson Plans

Week of November 11, 2018

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5th grade Social Studies

Thirteen Colonies Cont." The Middle Colonies"

Settling the Middle Colonies

Students will learn about the geography and climate of the Middle Colonies, and examine the reasons that people chose to settle there.

 

C.1.5.4 E.4.5.1 H.12.5.7

5th grade Social Studies

Thirteen Colonies Cont." The Middle Colonies"

Life in the Middle Colonies

Students will examine how religious toleration helped attract people of different cultures to the Middle Colonies. They will also learn about the "Great Awakening".

 

C.1.5.4 E.4.5.1 H.12.5.7

5th grade Social Studies

Thirteen Colonies Cont." The Middle Colonies"

Discovery Education presentation from the Thirteen Colonies series, " The Middle Colonies" Video quiz to follow.

 

C.1.5.4 E.4.5.1 H.12.5.7

5th grade Social Studies

Thirteen Colonies Cont." The Middle Colonies"

Busy Farms and Seaports

Students will discover how crops, livestock and trade effected the colonies. Activity: "Colonial Jobs"

 

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5th grade Social Studies

Thirteen Colonies Cont." The Middle Colonies"

Assessment

 

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6th grade Social Studies

The Rise of Rome cont.

Biographies: Students will review mini biographies of the following figures in Roman History. In groups they will discuss the impact of each:

Aeneus, Cincinnatus, Tiberius, Julius Caesar , Brutus, Cicero and Augustus.

 

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6th grade Social Studies

The Rise of Rome cont.

Writing Prompt: Was Caesar a Reformer or a Dictator? After reading passages on both sides, student will take a position and defend it in a persuasive piece.

 

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6th grade Social Studies

The Rise of Rome cont.

Map Skills:

Students will draw and label (including map legends) maps of the Roman Empire: Trade and Expansion. They will describe in general the trade items that came from the various regions of the Empire.

 

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6th grade Social Studies

The Rise of Rome cont.

Textbook and workbook assignment.

 

H.13.6.18 H.13.6.13 H.13.6.12 G.10.6.2 H.13.6.7 H.13.6.8 H.13.6.9 H.13.6.11

6th grade Social Studies

The Rise of Rome cont.

Students will examine the aqueducts of Rome. They will discover how the Romans transported water to the city of Rome, and why only the rich and powerful had private water supplies.