Social Studies Textbook
Our Social Studies Textbook is called Communities by Houghton Mifflin. To access the textbook online go to www.eduplace.com/kidsThen click on Alabama where it ask Choose your state and then click go. Click on the Science icon then the ebook icon. Choose your grade. Choose the Unit of study. It includes; eglossary, eWord Game, Biographies, Primary Sources, Write Site, Interactive Maps, Weekly Reader Current Events, and GeoNet. There are many games that will help your child prepare for testing on each chapter.
Here are the Unit and Chapter titles and the vocabulary words for each Chapter.
Unit 1 is Communities and Geography and includes Chapters 1 and 2.
Chapter 1 The Places We Live
Chapter 2 Our Land and Resources
Unit 2 America’s Early Communities and includes Chapters 3 and 4.
Chapter 3 Old and New Communities
Chapter 4 Communities in History
Unit 3 People Move From Place to Place includes Chapters 5 and 6.
Chapter 5 Newcomers Settle
Chapter 6 People From Many Places
Unit 4 Community Government includes Chapters 7 and 8.
Chapter 7 Being An Active Citizen
Chapter 8 Our Government
Unit 5 Making Economic Choices includes Chapters 9 and 10.
Chapter 9 Economics Everyday
Chapter 10 Communities and Trade
Unit 6 Celebrating People and Places includes Chapters 11 and 12.
Chapter 11 Looking at Culture
Chapter 12 Holidays and Heroes