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1 4 th Grade Social Studies Teaching and Learning Framework * (Transition Plan) Unit 1 Unit 2 Unit 3 Unit 4 Unit 5 Unit 6 Unit 7 Unit 8 Unit 9 Unit 10 Unit 11 Launching Social Studies (2 weeks) What big ideas do we see across history, geography, economics, and government? Indians How does where you live affect how you live? Map Skills: 1-11 Information Processing Skills: 1-17 Connecting Themes/ Enduring Understanding Location Individuals, Groups, Institutions Distribution of Power Production, Distribution, Consumption Conflict and Change Beliefs and Ideals Technological Innovations Movement & Migration (Introduced Q1 & developed SS3H1 Describe early Indian cultures and their development in a. Locate the regions where Indians settled in North America: Arctic, Northwest Southwest, Plains, Northeast, and Southeast. b. Compare and contrast how Indians in each region used their environment to obtain food, clothing, and shelter. c. Discuss how Indians continue to contribute to Exploration How did the arrival of Europeans affect life in The Americas? SS3H2 Describe European exploration in reasons for and obstacles to the exploration of accomplishments of: John Cabot (England), Vasco Nunez de Balboa (Spain), Hernando de Soto (Spain), Christopher Columbus (Spain), Henry Hudson (The Netherlands), and Jacques Cartier (France). examples of cooperation and conflict between European explorers and Colonization What ideas beliefs, and institutions did colonists bring to the Colonies? Revolution (5 weeks) Does change only come through compromise? Constitution What factors influenced the the US government? Westward Expansion In what ways can change, progress and growth be positive or negative? Abolition and Suffragist Movement Is Freedom really free? Civil War How did economic and cultural differences lead to the Civil War? HISTORIC UNDERSTANDINGS - Individuals, Groups, and Institutions; Conflict and Change; Beliefs and Ideals SS3H3 Explain the factors that shaped British Colonial America. a. Identify key reasons why the New England, Mid-Atlantic, and colonies were founded (religious freedom and profit). b. Compare and contrast colonial life in the New England, Mid- Atlantic, and colonies (education, economy, and religion). colonial life in America from SS4H1 Explain the causes, events, and results of the Revolution. a. Trace the events that shaped the revolutionary movement in America: French and Indian War, 1765 Stamp Act, the slogan no taxation without representation, the activities of the Sons of Liberty, the activities of the Daughters of Liberty, Boston Massacre, and the Boston Tea Party. influence of key individuals and groups during the Revolution: King SS4H2 Analyze the challenges faced by the framers of the Constitution. a. Identify the major leaders of the Constitutional Convention (James Madison, George Washington, and Benjamin Franklin). b. Evaluate the major issues debated at the Constitutional Convention: the weaknesses of the Articles of Confederation, the rights of states to govern themselves (federal system), the Great Compromise, and SS4H3 Explain westward expansion in America. causes and events of the War of 1812; include the burning of the Capitol and the White House and the writing of The Star Spangled Banner. impact of westward expansion on Indians; include the Trail of Tears, Battle of Little Bighorn and the forced relocation of SS4H4 Examine the main ideas of the abolitionist and suffrage movements. a. Discuss contributions of and challenges faced by Susan B. Anthony, Frederick Douglass, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Sojourner Truth, and Harriet Tubman. SS4H5 Explain the causes, major events, and consequences of the Civil War. a. Identify Uncle Tom s Cabin and John Brown s raid on Harper s Ferry and explain how each of these events was related to the Civil War. b. Discuss how the issues of states rights and slavery increased tensions between the North and South. c. Identify major battles, campaigns, and events: Fort Sumter, Gettysburg, the How did affect life in the South? SS4H6 Analyze the effects of on life. purpose of the 13th, 14th, and 15th Amendments. b. Explain the work of the Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands (Freedmen s Bureau). c. Explain how slavery was replaced by sharecropping and how freed African s or Blacks were prevented from exercising their Personal Finance (2 weeks) How can I make responsible decisions about personal spending and saving?

2 throughout the year.) life (e.g., arts, literature). SS3G3 Describe a. Explain why Indian groups occupied the areas they did (SS3H1a), with emphasis on why some developed permanent villages and others did not. SS3G1 Locate major topographical features on a physical map of the rivers of the United States of Indians. SS3G1 Locate major topographical features on a physical map of the rivers of the United States of America: Mississippi, Ohio, Rio Grande, Colorado, Hudson, and St. Lawrence. mountain ranges States of America: Appalachian, Rocky. SS3G3 Describe the perspectives of various people: large landowners, farmers, artisans, women, children, indentured servants, slaves, and Indians. George III, George Washington, Benjamin Franklin, Thomas Jefferson, Benedict Arnold, Patrick Henry, John Adams, Paul Revere, and Black regiments. the major events of the Revolution and explain the factors leading to victory and British defeat; include the Battles of Lexington and Concord, Saratoga, and Yorktown. d. Explain the writing of the Declaration of Independence; include who wrote it, how it was written, why slavery (Three- Fifths Compromise). Indians to reservations. territorial expansion with emphasis on the Louisiana Purchase, the Lewis and Clark expedition, and the acquisitions of Texas (the Alamo and independence), Oregon (Oregon Trail), and California (Gold Rush and the mining towns). GEOGRAPHIC UNDERSTANDINGS - Location; Movement and Migration SS3G2 Locate and describe the equator, prime meridian, and lines of latitude and longitude on a globe.ss3g3 Describe c. Explain how the physical geography of the New England, Mid-Atlantic, and colonies helped determine economic activities. physical and physical features of the United States: the Atlantic Coastal Plain, the Great Plains, the Continental Divide, the Gulf of Mexico, the Mississippi River, and the Great Lakes. features States: New York City, NY; Boston, MA; Philadelphia, physical and manmade features in the features of the United States: New York City, NY; Boston, MA; Philadelphia, PA; Washington, D.C.; Gettysburg, PA; and the Erie physical and physical features States: the Atlantic Coastal Plain, the Great Plains, the Continental Divide, the Gulf of Mexico, the Mississippi River, and the Great Lakes. SS4G2 Describe Atlanta Campaign, Sherman s March to the Sea, and Appomattox Court House. d. Describe the roles of Abraham Lincoln, Robert E. Lee, Ulysses S. Grant, Jefferson Davis, Thomas Stonewall Jackson, and William T. Sherman. e. Describe the effects of war on South. physical and features of the United States: New York City, NY; Boston, MA; Philadelphia, PA; Washington, D.C.; Gettysburg, PA; and the Erie newly won rights. d. Describe the effects of Jim Crow laws and practices.

3 America: Mississippi, Ohio, Rio Grande, Colorado, Hudson, and St. Lawrence. mountain ranges States of America: Appalachian, Rocky. b. Describe how the early explorers adapted, or failed to adapt, to the various physical environments in which they traveled. PA; Washington, D.C.; Gettysburg, PA; and the Erie b. Describe physical barriers that hindered and physical gateways that benefited territorial expansion from 1801 to CIVIC/GOVERNMENT UNDERSTANDINGS - Individuals, Groups, and Institutions; Distribution of Power; Beliefs and Ideals SS4CG1 Describe SS4CG1 Describe the meaning of: the meaning of: b. We the People b. We the from the Preamble People from the to the U.S. Preamble to the Constitution as a U.S. Constitution reflection of as a reflection of consent of the consent of the governed or governed or popular sovereignty popular sovereignty c. The federal system of government in the U.S. (federal powers, state powers, and shared powers) d. Representative democracy/republ ic SS4CG2 Explain the importance of freedoms guaranteed by the First Amendment to the U.S. Constitution. SS4CG3 Describe the structure of government and the Bill of Rights. a. Describe how the three branches of government interact with each other (checks and balances and

4 SS3E1 Define and give examples of the four types of productive resources. a. Natural (land) b. Human (labor) separation of powers), and how they relate to local, state, and federal government. b. Identify and explain the rights in the Bill of Rights, describe how the Bill of Rights places limits on the powers of government, and explain the reasons for its inclusion in the Constitution in ECONOMIC UNDERSTANDINGS - Scarcity; Production, Distribution, and Consumption; Technological Innovations; Incentives SS3E1 Define and SSSS3E1 Define SS4E1 Use the basic SS4E1 Use the SS4E1 Use the give examples of and give economic concepts basic economic basic economic the four types of examples of the of trade, concepts of concepts of productive four types of opportunity cost, trade, trade, resources productive specialization, opportunity opportunity a. Natural (land) resources. cost, cost, b. Human (labor) a. Natural (land) exchange, specialization, specialization, c. Capital (capital b. Human (labor) productivity, and goods) c. Capital (capital price incentives to exchange, exchange, d. goods) illustrate historical productivity, productivity, Entrepreneurship d. events. and price and price (risk-taking and Entrepreneurshi a. Describe incentives to incentives to combining p (risk-taking and opportunity cost illustrate illustrate natural, human, combining and its relationship historical events. historical events. and capital natural, human, to decision-making a. Describe how resources in an and capital across time (e.g., opportunity cost specialization attempt to make a resources in an decisions to settle and its improves profit) attempt to make in the west). relationship to standards of a profit) e. Describe how decision-making living (e.g., DSS3E3 Give trade promotes across time (e.g., differences in examples of economic activity decisions to the economies in interdependenc (e.g., trade settle in the e and trade and between the U.S. west). South). explain the and Europe). d. Explain how benefits of exchange helps exchange. both buyers and sellers (e.g., Gold interdependence SS4E2 Identify the elements of a personal budget (income, expenditures, and saving) and explain why personal spending and saving decisions are.

5 of consumers and producers. b. Describe how goods and services are allocated by price in the marketplace. c. Explain that some goods are made locally, some elsewhere in the country, and some in other countries. d. Explain that most countries create their own currency for use as money and give examples of the four Rush mining towns). e. Describe how trade promotes economic activity (e.g., trade between the U.S. and Europe). f. Give examples of technological advancements and their impact on business productivity during the the United States (e.g., cotton gin, steamboat, steam locomotive, and telegraph).

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