Module 27-Social Studies KB - Course Guide

Module Overview:

In this module, students will learn about and participate in voting. Students will identify the number of states, its neighbors, and oceans.

Module Materials:

Lesson # Lesson Title Material(s)
1 Voting construction paper
pen or pencil
2 U.S. Map Review crayons or colored pencils
pen or pencil

Module Objectives:

Lesson # Lesson Title Objective(s)
1 Voting
  1. Learn about and participate in voting.
2 U.S. Map Review
  1. Identify the number of states, our country’s neighbors, and nearby oceans.

Module Key Words:

Key Words
North America
50 states
Pacific Ocean
Atlantic Ocean

Module Assignments:

Lesson # Lesson Title Page # Assignment Title
1 Voting 1 Voter Registration Application Assignment
1 Voting 4 Voting Day ABC Assignment
2 U.S. Map Review 4 Color North America Assignment

Learning Coach Notes:


Module Guiding Questions:

When a student starts a lesson ask them questions to check for prior knowledge and understanding and to review concepts being taught. At the end of the lesson ask the questions again to see if their answer changes.

Lesson Title Question
  1. What does it mean to vote?
U.S. Map Review
  1. Do you know where North America is located on a map or globe?

Module Video Questions:

When a student watches a video take time to ask them questions about what they watched. Suggested questions for the videos in this module are listed here. Suggestion: Have the student watch the entire video first all the way through. Then have them watch the video a second time, as they watch it pause the video and ask the questions.

Lesson Title Video Question

Module Suggested Read Aloud Books:

Take time to read to your student or have them read aloud to you. Read a different book each day. While reading the book point out concepts being taught. You may purchase these books or find them at your local library. Suggested things to discuss while reading the book:

  • What is the main idea?
  • What are three things new you learned?
  • How does this book relate to what you are learning about?

# Book Author Lexile Level
1 V Is for Voting Kate Farrell
2 What's the Big Deal About Elections Ruby Shamir
3 There's a Map on My Lap!: All About Maps Tish Rabe 580L

Module Outing:

Take some time to apply what your student is learning to the real world. Suggested outings are below.

# Outing