Layers of Learning Unit 4-1 contains full materials for learning about history, geography, science, and the arts. Learn about the history and function of the United States government, the geography of the United States, heat and temperature, and patriotic music.
Layers of Learning Unit 4-1
- History: American Government
- Geography: U.S.A.
- Science: Heat & Temperature
- The Arts: Patriotic Music
Create your own government based on natural laws. Then craft a “filmstrip” page to show the parts of the Constitution. Next build a photo collage as you learn about the regions of the United States. Monitor the temperature of a pot of heating water as it turn from solid to liquid to gas and learn about latent heat. Finally play a guessing game as you listen to martial anthems of America. Layers of Learning Unit 4-1 has all of this and dozens more ideas to keep your kids learning with hands-on fun. This is a PDF.
In each unit you’ll find a recommended library list, important background information about each topic, lots of activities to choose from for kids of all ages, and sidebars with a bunch more ideas including Additional Layers, Fabulous Facts, On The Web, Writer’s Workshop, Famous Folks, and Teaching Tips. Printable maps and worksheets are included at the end of each unit and may be printed as often as needed for your family or class.
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