The unique two-part Core/Extend lesson organization makes this Social Studies Student Book flexible, yet comprehensive. Each Core lesson delivers standards-based content, and the Extend lessons provide the opportunity to dig deeper for greater understanding.
Unit 1: People Everywhere Lesson 1: Family Lesson 2: In Your Classroom Lesson 3: Leaders and Rules Lesson 4: A Community Lesson 5: Moving to New Homes
Unit 2: Where We Live Lesson 1: Our Earth Lesson 2: Our Land, Our Water Lesson 3: Natural Resources Lesson 4: Weather and Seasons Lesson 5: City, Town, Suburb Lesson 6: Our Country Lesson 7: Our Country’s Neighbors (Canada and Mexico)
Unit 3: World of Work Lesson 1: Needs and Wants Lesson 2: Goods and Services Lesson 3: Buy, Trade, and Save Lesson 4: All Kinds of Jobs Lesson 5: Getting Food to Market
Unit 4: Everything Changes Lesson 1: Learning About the Past Lesson 2: The First Americans Lesson 3: Family Life Past and Present Lesson 4: Going to School Long Ago Lesson 5: Moving People and Things Lesson 6: Sharing News and Ideas
Unit 5: Good Citizens Lesson 1: People Need Laws Lesson 2: Government and Leaders Lesson 3: Citizens Lesson 4: Heroes in Our Country Lesson 5: Symbols of Our Country