Social Studies, Science, and Health Units
For the next 2 weeks in Social Studies we will be observing Labor Day.
Elaborated Unit Focus: The focus of this unit is the contributions of the American worker.
Identify the national holidays and describe the people and/or events celebrated.
Describe the diversity of American culture by explaining the customs and celebrations of various families and communities.
Civics and Government:
Describe examples of positive character traits exhibited by good citizens such as patriotism, honesty, courtesy, respect, pride, and self-control.
Describe the work that people do such as: police officer, fire fighter, soldier, mail carrier, farmer, doctor, teacher, etc.
Explain that people earn income by working.
Explain how money is used to purchase goods and services.