What Is Peace?
Grades 2 and 3
Social Studies, Language Arts, Art
Lesson Plan Summary
Starting with the Perry's Victory and International Peace Memorial quarter, students will define peace and determine how they can contribute to peace in their families, schools, and communities. Students will convey how they imagine a peaceful world.
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- Students apply a wide range of strategies to comprehend, interpret, evaluate, and appreciate texts. They draw on their prior experience, their interactions with other readers and writers, their knowledge of word meaning and of other texts, their word identification strategies, and their understanding of textual features (e.g., sound-letter correspondence, sentence structure, context, graphics).
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- Time, Continuity, and Change
- Global Connections
- Civic Ideals and Practices
and International Peace