Calvert History & Geography Grade 1 Units cover: I am a Special Person; Let’s Communicate; I Have Feelings; I Live in a Family; You Belong to Families; Places People Live; Community Helpers; I Love My Country; I Live in the World; and The World & You. Includes a Teacher Guide and ten Student Unit Worktexts.
Presenting lessons in ten colorful workbooks, the focus of Calvert 1st Grade History & Geography is "Your World. Students learn about being feelings, family relationships, places people live, firemen and policemen, the pilgrims, patriotism, the globe, and different countries.
Each unit provides daily lessons and review, as well self tests and unit tests for the purpose of regular assessment. Also included is an essential teacher's guide which presents step-by-step teaching instructions for each lesson, as well as a complete answer key and information about additional resources and learning activities.
Calvert History/Geography introduces the young student to a secular exploration of the world around them. These courses start with the child and work outward through families, communities, countries, and ultimately the world. Lessons commonly incorporate history, map skills and geography. Teacher Editions provide teacher helps, grading info, record-keeping sheets, alternate unit tests, daily lesson plans (only in K-1, w/reduced student pages), materials lists, optional learning activities, reproducible worksheets and alternate tests, and answer keys. Worktexts provide both textual material and written response space. Complete Sets include both Worktexts and Teacher Editions. Some sets include extra readers.