The course content for Fourth Grade Humanities is social studies
based and focuses on these essential questions:
Þ How do physical features and locations impact where and how people?
Þ How do diverse resources, economic and industries affect the progress and growth of a region?
Þ How, when and why do people move?
Þ How do natural resources determine the development of industries in a region?Areas of study will include:Pennsylvania History and the Native American of this region and Regions of the US (Northeast, South, West, and Midwest)"I hear, and I forget.I see, and I remember. I do, and I understand."- Chinese ProverbVisitExploring Regions of the United StatesMap Machine - National Geographic provides this excellent site that will prove to be a valuable resource for students. There are also questions from the National Geographic GeoBee to challenge students.Where in the USA? - Students can check their knowledge of the 50 states with this on-line quiz site.ALFY's Picks for United States - This site has multiple map activities for students, including a few games for students to play online or to download.