Social Studies

Third Grade Social Studies Curriculum
First Quarter
8 Strands of Social Studies
Chapter 1 Life in Communities
*Project: Live, Work, Play and Pray

Chapter 2 Communities and Geopgraphy
Geography/Citizenship/Graphs

Chapter 3 Early Communities in America
Maps

Second Quarter
Chapter 4 People on the Move
*Project: Time Lines
Intermediated Directions/Maps

Chapter 5 New Ideas Change Communities
*Project : Compare and Contrast

Third Quarter
Chapter 6 Living and Working
Classifying
Citizenship

Chapter 7 Working in Communities
Flow Charts
*Project: Transportation Maps

Chapter 8 how Government Works
Main Ideas/Supporting Details/ Using a Grid Map

Fourth Quarter
Dubuque History
*Project