Social Studies with Mrs. Polo

My name is Mrs. Polo and I am the Social Studies teacher here at P.S. 69. I am looking forward to taking an adventure back in history with the students this year!

March/April Topics

Listed below are the topics I will be covering with each grade during the months of March and April.

Kindergarten- Community/Neighborhoods, Community Rules and Routines, Goods and Services in Our Community

1st  Grade-  Communities, Needs/Wants in the Community, Natural/Human Resources, and Different Types of Maps and What They show Us

2nd Grade-  Dutch and English New York, How NYC's Homes and Buildings Have Changed Over Time, NYC's Transportation Over Time and NYC' Technology Over Time

3rd Grade-  Cultures around the world and the Country of Nigeria

4th Grade- Native Americans in New York State, Europeans Settling in the New World, Slavery in Colonial NY, and Dutch Legacy in NY

5th Grade- Geography of Latin America, How Did Early People Contribute to the Western Hemisphere and The Geography of Mexico


Social Studies Websites
http://kids.nationalgeographic.com

http://www.socialstudiesforkids.com

https://www.congressforkids.net/

https://jr.brainpop.com/

https://www.brainpop.com/

https://www.factmonster.com/