Integrated Unit

Integrated unit is a time to teach science and social studies. It provides an opportunity to integrate literacy into our content studies. We use a variety of materials to support this learning including: big books, websites, AEA resources, news articles, and magazine articles.  During this time we also utilize the 21st century skills.


Unit of Study Time Frame of Study
Classroom Community Building 1 week
Environment 2 weeks
Geography 3 weeks
Health 3 weeks
Economics 3 weeks
Junior Achievement 1 week
Advocacy 2 weeks
Famous Americans 3 weeks
Historical Fiction 1 week
Weather 2 weeks
Solids, Liquids, Gases 3 weeks
Rocks and Soils 3 weeks
Past and Present Communities 3 weeks
Tall Tales 2 weeks
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