Layers of Learning Unit 4-1 is a complete unit study for history, geography, science, and the arts.
- History: American Government
- Geography: U.S.A.
- Science: Heat & Temperature
- Arts: Patriotic Music
Layers of Learning Unit 4-1 begins with the new American government. Learn how the government is set up, how it works, checks and balances, and the Constitution. In geography learn about the geography of the U.S., time zones, and postal codes. Then in science, experiment with heat and temperature, latent heat, pressure and volume effect on temperature, the ideal gas law, conduction, and convection. Finally learn some patriotic American music.
In each unit you’ll find a recommended library list, important background information about each topic, and lots of activities to choose from for kids of all ages. Sidebars include a bunch more ideas including Additional Layers, Fabulous Facts, On The Web, Writer’s Workshop, Famous Folks, and Teaching Tips. Printable maps and worksheets are included with each unit and may be printed as often as needed for your family or class.
Age Range: 6-18
Grade Level: 1-12