Social Studies Resources
MackinVIA - a great library of resources.
School: Brumby Elementary, MARIETTA, GA
MackinVIA offers access great sites for social studies such as "PebbleGo!"
PebbleGo is a portal of all kinds of kid friendly science and social studies information. Check it out! (To get to it you must log in to MackinVIA).
U.S. Symbols Matching Game - match symbols like the AMerican Flag, Statue of Liberty, Bald Eagle, and more!
Another Match Game
U.S. Symbols Trivia Game - This is more in depth and a great game for children and parents to work through together!
Ben's Guide to U.S. Government for Kids - This site is kid friendly and offers a lot of information about each symbol.
Patriotic Symbols - A bunch of games about the various symbols.
Bald Eagle - this is a live Eagle cam - we should be seeing eggs in the nest before Thanksgiving!!
Below is a list of the national holidays your kindergartner is expected to be able to identify and explain throughout the year. We teach each holiday as it occurs throughout the year, with the exception of the 3 summer holidays, which we teach during the 4th quarter (March-May). Discuss these holidays with your child to reinforce understanding.