Social Studies Grade 5

Help students explore Social Studies in their communities and their country with engaging content that gives you the flexibility you need. Students get a closer look at the foundations and history of the United States.

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Go to Ancient American Civilizations Video: Ancient Farmer, Builders in Stone

Ancient American Civilizations Video: Ancient Farmer, Builders in Stone

How did the Anasazi live hundreds of years ago? Students can get a view of the past in this video field trip to Mesa Verde National Park.

Go to Revolution & Constitution Interactivity: The Bill of Rights

Revolution & Constitution Interactivity: The Bill of Rights

Students can check their understanding about the Bill of Rights, the Federalists, and the Constitution in this multiple-choice activity.

Go to World War II Interactivity: The Normandy Invasion & Victory in Europe

World War II Interactivity: The Normandy Invasion & Victory in Europe

Students can review the key events of the Normandy invasion and V-E Day with this Key Ideas Summary.

Go to Today in America Reader: Madame Secretary, Condoleezza Rice

Today in America Reader: Madame Secretary, Condoleezza Rice

Read about the political career of Condoleezza Rice and her service as Secretary of State in this enhanced reader. Download the reader to print it out or to listen to the audio narration.