Grade 6: The United States and Canada
Aligns to the TEKS Resource System, Unit 2, Freedom for All: The United States and Canada
With these resources, students will learn about the United States and Canada as a region. Students will examine the physical geography, the political and economic systems, and how a history of colonization and immigration influences cultural patterns in the region with an emphasis on how these institutions reflect a culture that values freedom.
Each set includes the following instructional materials:
- Instructional Guide: Provides teachers guidance of how they may use the resources included in each text set.
- Graphic Cards: Supplements the books for students to explore the vocabulary, essential questions, and TEKS more deeply.
- Task Cards: Present questions or statements aligned to the ELAR TEKS for students to respond to the reading they have completed.
- Primary Source: Encourage students to seek better understanding through research.