• In Unit 1, students will be learning the social studies concepts of adapting to change, working for change, and identity. Each week students will address one essential Focus Question related to the Unit Theme: Changes. At the end of this unit, the students will be able to answer the Theme Question: How do the changes around us make us who we are?

    Focus Questions:
    Week 1: How do things change?
    Week 2: What do we do when things change?
    Week 3: What changes can we choose to make?
    Week 4: How do we change as we grow?

    Theme Vocabulary:
    Week 1: choose, responsibility, confused
    Week 2: decision, skill
    Week 3: familiar, prepare
    Week 4: Review of words