Book Title: Landforms - Common Core Lessons and Activities
Publisher: Gallopade International
Author: Carole Marsh
You are purchasing the paperback version of this book. The Landforms Common Core Lessons and Activities Book allows you to immediately meet new Common Core State Standards for English Language Arts, as well as Literacy and Writing in History/Social Studies. It is designed to supplement your Social Studies resources, adding new Common Core rigor, analysis, writing, inference, text-dependent questions, and more into your daily instruction.
How to Use the Landforms - Common Core Lessons and Activities
Work through the lessons and activities as a class to teach your students higher-order thinking, analysis, and 21st century skills necessary to meet new Common Core expectations.
Allow students to work through the lessons independently to build and practice these new skills.
Include technology, collaboration, presentations, and discussion in the activities as you desire - you can decide how in-depth to go.
Watch your class develop new abilities to meet the rigor of Common Core State Standards, right before your eyes!
Use some of the pages - or use them all - based on your grade, your students, your curriculum, and your needs.
Use these pages at their current size, or if you prefer them to be 8.5" X 11", enlarge them 125% on your copy machine.
Use the correlations grid to easily see which Common Core standards are covered in each lesson.
The Landforms - Common Core Lessons and Activities
includes: Reading for Information
Primary Source Analysis
Here is the Table of Contents for the Landforms - Common Core Lessons and Activities book:What Are Landforms?:
Reading Informational TextContinents & Oceans:
Classifying Information GO4Bumps and Dips:
Reading Informational TextLandforms:
Research & Presentation GDescribing Landforms:
Main IdeaDescribe It!:
Compare & Contrast G7Landform Regions of North America:
Classifying InformationEarth s Moving Crust:
Concepts & Processes GO5The Landform Report:
Graphic Organizer GLandforms Created & Destroyed:
Classifying InformationMesas & Buttes:
Ordering EventsSave the Beach!:
Primary Source AnalysisVolcanoes:
Reading Informational TextIn the Cascades:
Interpreting Visual InformationFault Lines & Earthquakes:
Comparison of SourcesHuman Activity & Landforms:
Cause & Effect GO5Land & Water Formations:
Common Core CorrelationG:
Includes Graphic Organizers