Process Skills Strand

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Uses a variety of sources to explain the past and present
Library of Congress
Read Aloud Books


Use a timeline to gain information
Pick A Date To Visit


Use research skills to gather and share information
Standards-based Research Site
Grade 2 Social Studies


Interpret grid systems, compass rose, symbols, and a map legend



Uses information to understand cause and effect



Civics and Government

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Recognizes that rules provide order and safety and that the United
States Constitution is a written plan for rules of Government.
U.S. Constitution
Standards-based Local/Gov.Information
U.S. Constitution 2
Ben's Guide To U.S. Government


Identifies and defines the characteristics of a good citizen and
demonstrates leadership in the
classroom.
Good Citizen Qualities
Good Citizens Interactive


Discusses how rights and privileges change over time and in
different situations.
African American History in America








Economics Strand

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Knows the difference between goods and services, and
demonstrates the understanding of exchange and the use of
money to satisfy peoples'wants and needs.
Standards-based Activities/Quizzes


Identifies examples of producers and consumers.



Defines a budget and explains it as a plan for choosing to save or
spend money that is earned or received.



Gives examples of different kinds of work within a community both
today and in the past.



Geography Strand

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Identifies and correctly uses map features to create maps
representing familiar places.
Standards-based Map Skills Activities





Locates major geography features.



Identifies major physical and human changes that have taken
place over time in the local region including past and present
settlement.



Describes how weather affects environment.



History Strand

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Compares important past innovations made in
Kansas, including various forms of transportation
and communication, which influence today.



Compares and contrasts daily life and immigration
patterns of Plains Indian, pioneers, and 21st
Century Kansans.
Kansas History
Plains Indians
Kansa Indian History
Day In The Life: Kansas History
Pilgrims


Defines history and recognizes and explains the
importance of landmarks, documents, and important
leaders.
Kids.Gov Social Studies
Standards-based Activities
Important Leaders