Current Units of Inquiry for 5th Grade

 Themes for  
5th Grade  
 Who We Are
4/18 to 5/27
 Where We Are in Place and Time
1/25 to 3/4
How We Express Ourselves
8/17 to 9/25

 How the World Works
9/28 to 11/20
 How We Organize Ourselves
11/30 to 1/22
 Sharing the Planet
5/27 to 6/3
 Unit TitleThe Exhibition-The Power of OneCaptured in TimeOnce Upon a Time...GeographyConstitutional GovernmentPeace and Conflict Resolution
 Central Idea

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Documenting history allows us to reflect and understand the changes that have taken us to the present.Beliefs, values, and attitudes are passed down through traditional literature.Geography impacts people's cultures.Governments with constitutions are organized in a way to divide powers so that individual rights and freedoms are protected.

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 Lines of Inquiry

Developing inferential skills needed for artifact analysis and investigative processes

Identifying social norms and mores' of a time period and acknowledging one's own preconceived ideas

Ways that history is documented
Stories help explain nature

Stories are used to define and demonstrate values

Similarities in morals across cultures
People study Earth to discover where things are located and why they are there.

Geography impacts people's lives.

Geography helps us understand why no two cultures are
exactly the same.
Countries structure their forms of government through various models

Citizens in different countries have  different rights and different responsibilities

 Key Concepts
 

 Connection
Change
Reflection    
Form
Perspective
Causation
Connection
Form 
Change 
 Responsibility
Function
Perspective

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