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Big 6+ Inquiry Process: Elementary SS/Writing Inquiry Lessons

Inquiry Topics

Grade

Social Studies Topic

Writing Topic

K

Personal history

 

1st

Family history

Author or staff member biography

2nd

Neighborhood/School history

Polar animals/regions

3rd

Omaha history—landmarks

Animal

4th

Nebraska history—frontier

Country

5th

Early European exploration of the Americas

(Remember to teach Noodle Tools)

Personal Choice

 

(Remember to teach Noodle Tools)

6th

Pick one of the three options listed on libguides.ops.org/big6ela

There is no project for social studies for 6th grade yet

Integrated Pacing Guides

Each of the integrated pacing guides gives a snapshot of each quarter for each grade level.  For each grade level, you will also find suggested topics that would work well with the Super 3+/Big 6+ Inquiry process for both science and social studies.

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