Introduction to Social Studies Lesson Plan

Instructor: Grace Pisano

Grace has a bachelor's degree in history and a master's degree in teaching. She previously taught high school in several states around the country.

This lesson plan focuses on ways to organize a person's way of thinking about time and different structures of civilizations. During this lesson, students will have an opportunity to discuss, practice, and apply their knowledge.

Learning Objectives

By the end of this lesson, students will be able to

  • describe the primary ways to organize historical events.
  • apply key social studies terms to their own life.

Length

  • 35 - 45 minutes

Curriculum Standards

  • CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.WHST.6-8.2: Write informative/explanatory texts, including the narration of historical events, scientific procedures/ experiments, or technical processes.
  • CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.L.6.2: Demonstrate command of the conventions of standard English capitalization, punctuation, and spelling when writing.

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