1st Grade Social Studies Curriculum – Little Social Studies Thinkers

Looking for a teacher-friendly and engaging First Grade Social Studies curriculum? Little 1st grade Social Studies Thinkers Curriculum is made for you! 

Little Social Studies Thinkers  is a complete First Grade social studies curriculum specifically for primary kidsIt’s content-focused, user-friendly, and contains EVERYTHING you need to introduce, teach, practice, and assess your students. NO SUPPLEMENTING. 

The first grade edition is cross-referenced and aligned to the main topics of 1st grade Social Studies Standards from states across the country. This curriculum is 100% researched, designed, and created by me, a former primary teacher and curriculum writer with over 10 years of experience.
My first grade social studies curriculum makes planning effortless and finally makes social studies enjoyable for your students. 

I’m going to walk you through the format of the entire curriculum.
First, here’s a look at all of the 1st grade social studies units.


This post focuses on Unit 2, which is available here. Let’s take a closer look at what is included!

The six-week unit is meant to be taught twice a week with 25-minute lessons. I know that your time is valuable and you need to make the most of every minute, so each lesson is jam packed with content and engagement

The lessons are quick-paced, written in teacher language, and primary-friendly. You could give these plans to a sub or student teacher, and there would be no question as to what they need to do! It’s all there for you.

Here are the components of the unit:

A full Teacher Guide to help you plan:
Texts for read-alouds are included in both a printable and projectable format:
Print and use *complete* Lesson Plans that mirror best practices in primary instruction:
Anchor Chart examples along with materials and activities to guide your teaching: 
Essential Question and Learning Targets for each lesson 
that can be posted on a Focus Wall:
A COMPLETE UNIT PowerPoint to guide your teaching during EACH and EVERY Lesson!
Pull up the PowerPoint on your Smart Board or on a projector:

I can assure you that this curriculum is VERY easy to use, and that it will totally transform your social studies block. 

 You can find UNIT 2: FAMILIES LONG AGO & TODAY HERE on Teachers Pay Teachers
HERE on my website


As always, let me know if you have any questions! 

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