Instructor: Andrea Woltje E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Phone: 785-348-5531 Office Hours: 8:00 am to 3:45 pm
Office: Linn Public School Year: 2014-2015
Texts: Social Studies/Harcourt
Description: Social Studies concepts and skills are integrated into thematic units.
Learning/Developmental Goals: This course is designed to prepare the students for the Kansas State Assessments administered in upper grades.
Learning Outcomes: The student will demonstrate
mastery in the following thematic units using formal and informal
assessments, along with teacher observations.
Unit One: Being a Good Citizen
Follow the Rules, Safety Signs, Taking Responsibility, & Groups around the World
Unit Two: My Country
The Flag, US Symbols, Our Leaders, Living with Freedom
Unit Three: Workers
Community Workers, Working for Money, Using Resources, From Farm to Table
Goods around the World
Unit Four: Where We Live
Land & Water on Earth, Models & Maps, Regions, City and Farm
Unit Five: Time Goes By
Yesterday, Today, & Tomorrow, Months of Year, Change over Time,
Unit Six: Stories of the Past
American Holidays, Colonial Life, Family History, Making History
Evaluation of Student Progress:
The evidence of progress will include:
* work samples
* project demonstration
* Science lesson quiz
*Social Studies lesson quiz
No standard letter or numerical grades are assigned in Kindergarten
The following is used:
***Due to the makeup of the class, individual level of
student mastery involved, & calendar activities for the year, the
amount of material covered is subject to change.