America the Beautiful: People, Places, and Ideas that make America Unique
Through hands-on project based learning,  games, and songs,  students explore the meaning of good citizenship, national symbols, influential leaders, geography, time and chronology, and life in the past. This is a standards based class that is intended to spark a love for HISTORY in K-3 graders! 

 

Week of April 27 (Week 12) 

4th of July - American Independence

Mrs. Chiappe's Instructional Video: 

Weekly book: 4th of July

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=djQC4UYvu1s

HISTORY Rocks Worksheet

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Week of April 20 (Week 11) 

Community Helpers

Mrs. Chiappe's Instructional Video: 

Weekly book: My Neighborhood

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D4R9E_FIX9c

HISTORY Rocks Worksheet

Week of April 13 (Week 10) 

The Statue of Liberty

Mrs. Chiappe's Instructional Video: 

Weekly book: The Statue of Liberty

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PZHCwRkv0z0

Weekly song: America the Beautifu

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TLYAyuf1I1Q

HISTORY Rocks Worksheet

Week of April 6 (Week 9) 

White House & US Capitol

Mrs. Chiappe's Instructional Video: 

Weekly book: Woodrow, the White House Mouse

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_sHuLTZpw34

White House

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6WgQ5FQcg08&t=72s

 

US Capitol

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3Y5aLJYcqqA&t=38s

Weekly song: Grand Old Flag

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sO12beCe_ac

HISTORY Rocks Worksheet

 

Week of March 30 (Week 8) 

Abraham Lincoln

Mrs. Chiappe's Instructional Video: 

Weekly book: A Picture Book of Abraham Lincoln

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QbH74N6G_xk&t=1s

Weekly song: Battle Hymn of the Republic

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MNo7Dy0GSHA

You Tube Educational videos:

Abraham Lincoln Biography

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kU721I7qQow

Facts about Abraham Lincoln

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kU721I7qQow

HISTORY Rocks! worksheets:

 

 

 

Week of March 23 (Week 7) 

Martin Luther King, Jr.

Mrs. Chiappe's Instructional Video: 

Weekly book: Martin's Big Worlds

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uEhSieyFtZI

Weekly song: We Shall Over Come

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MM5_XvpFsvU

You Tube Educational videos:

MLK Brain Pop

https://www.brainpop.com/socialstudies/ushistory/martinlutherkingjr/

MLK - The King and His Dream

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k6Au81aHuSg

HISTORY Rocks! worksheets:

I've attached various worksheets designed for K-3 graders. I suggest all students make the flip book.

Additional Material:

I have a dream hand print project.

We would have completed one of these projects in class. If you choose to complete one of these with your student, please text me a picture :) 408-472-6155

Laura Chiappe, JD

Lawyer. Educator. Speaker.

408.472.6155

MrsChiappe@gmail.com