Unit 1: Sharing the Planet - “On the Move

Unit 2: How the World Works -“Storm Tracker

  • Natural cycles are interconnected and impact our world.
  • What is a DBQ?

Unit 3: Who We Are - “Rebel Rousers

  • People sometimes seek independence from the authorities that rule over them.

Unit 4: How We Express Ourselves - “Printed Word

  • Communities create the printed word in a variety of forms to represent their values and beliefs.
  • NewsELA Text Set: Constitutional Issues

Unit 5: Where We Are in Place and Time - “Last Frontier

  • People explore to expand their knowledge and find new resources.

Unit 6: How We Organize Ourselves - Exhibition

  • Students create a central idea of their own based on research, community visits, and unit of inquiry.