Ms. Gogel will be the Social Studies teacher for rooms 35 & 36.
Not a graded subject on the report card. We will, however, be learning how to read and study from a social studies text book to prepare for fourth grade and beyond!
Rubric Grading only on Facts & Concepts and Projects & Group Work.
Some topics covered are: Communities and Geography, America's Early Communities, Community and Government, Making Economic Choices, and Lehigh County.
Great websites for kids
- All-around research site libraryspot.com
- Dictionary www.dictionary.com
- Edutainment site—requires subscription www.brainpop.com/
- General info research www.infoplease.com/yearbyyear.html
- Internet research sites for kids http://ivyjoy.com/rayne/kidssearch.html
- Kids search engine for the internet kids.yahoo.com
- Math, reading, arcade edutainment www.funbrain.com
- National Geographic for kids kids.nationalgeographic.com/
- Nova video programs www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/programs.html
- Research for kids www.factmonster.com/
- Research—by grade level www.iknowthat.com/com/L3?Area=LabelMaps
- Research—chapters on subjects http://www.worldalmanacforkids.com/
- Videos on so many topics www.woopid.com/
- Research—for kids libraryspot.com/
- Research—history www.infoplease.com/yearbyyear.html
- School Tube—learning videos from YouTube. Organized by topics http://sqooltube.com/
- Science headlines—audio science.nasa.gov/headlines
- Search the internet www.google.com
- Thesaurus—a great one www.thesaurus.com
- World Book Online (subscription required) www.worldbookonline.com/k
http://www.brainpopjr.com/ (epsdshoe; mustangs)
Great Sites to Visit: Time For Kids