Social Science

Social Science

Term Project Part 1A Social Science The purpose of the term project is to enhance students’ ability to develop unit projects in each of the major content areas. The content area for Part 1 is: Social Science (Self & Society, Civics, History, Geography & Ecology, Economics) Language Arts and Literacy will be integrated into each of these content areas. Students will be expected to develop appropriate activities for each of the 5 major content areas listed. Additionally, each content area will include research, assessments, Preschool Foundations, key vocabulary children will learn, text sets that provide background knowledge with literature and informational texts, activities for preschoolers, discussion of how the activities relate to the corresponding foundations and Kindergarten grade Common Core Standards, and how these activities connect to the foundations for Language and Literacy. Citations and references should be included for each content area description. For each of the content areas listed, students will develop and submit each area in 2 parts (A & B) to Canvas. Each part will be addressed as follows: Using your textbook and additional research, describe your rationale for this content area. Elaborate the Preschool Foundations that will be addressed for this content area. Discuss the relationship between the Preschool Foundations and Common Core Standards for Kindergarten that corresponds to this content area. Develop an appropriate activity for at least 3 of the Strands and or Foundations related to this content area.