• SOCIAL STUDIES

    The North Allegheny School District has adopted the Scott Foresman Social Studies text this year to assist us in delivering a comprehensive Social Studies curriculum.  The title of the first grade text is ALL TOGETHER.  The following is a brief overview of the unit-based study for our class this year:

    UNIT 1TIME FOR SCHOOL 
    • Citizenship
    • Rules and laws
    • Citizens Hero -  Ruby Bridges Hall
    • Biography - Carl Stotz
    UNIT 2IN MY COMMUNITY
    • Neighborhoods
    • Globe and Map studies
    • Citizens Hero - Harriet Tubman
    • Biography - Jane Addams & Henry Flagler
    UNIT 3 WORK !  WORK !  WORK !
    • Needs and Wants
    • Goods and Services
    • Spending and Saving Money
    • Transportation
    • Citizens Hero - George Washington Carver
    • Biography - Sarah Barton
    UNIT 4OUR EARTH, OUR RESOURCES
    • Weather and Climate
    • Physical Landforms
    • Natural Resources
    • Citizens Heroes - Tree Musketeers
    • Biography - Elvia Niebla & Sacagawea
    UNIT 5THIS IS OUR COUNTRY
    • Holidays
    • Historical Americans
    • Patriotic symbols
    • Responsibilities of Citizens
    • Citizens Hero - Eleanor Roosevelt
    • Biography - Benjamin Franklin & Abraham Lincoln
    UNIT 6OUR COUNTRY, OUR WORLD
    • Markets
    • Inventions
    • Technological advances
    • Similarities & Differences
    • Citizens Heroes - Joseph Bruchac
    • Biography - Mae Jemison & Laurence Yep