Expedition Content Map Overview for Manzanita SEED 2014-2015

Grade

Topic

Topic

Topic

Topic

TK

Social Studies:

My family and I

All About Me

Social Studies:

Important Americans:

President Obama, Martin Luther King, Cesar Chavez, and Rosa Parks

America the Beautiful

K

Social Studies:

Family and Family Roles

My Family/Mi familia

Science:

Trees and Animals Two by Two

Tree Homes

Science/Social Studies:

Bird Behavior, Adaptations and How Human Behavior Affects Wildlife at Lake Merritt

The Birds of Lake Merritt

1st

Science:

Plants and Animals

The Ground Beneath My Feet

Science:

Air and Weather

Under the Weather

2nd

Science and Social Studies:

Cycles of Life

Bugs Made my Pizza

Science:

Balance and Motion

Round and Round, Up and Down

Science:

Pebbles, Sand, and Silt

Once Upon A Rock

3rd

Science/Social Studies:

Structures of Life, Adaptations and Ohlone Life

For Everything: Turn, Change, Adapt--There is a Reason

Science/Social Studies:

Matter and Energy and Conserving Energy Resources in our Neighborhood

Energy is All Around Us

Science/Social Studies:

Sun, Moon, and Stars and the Ethics of Space Exploration

Planets, and Moons, and Stars, Oh My!

4th

Social Studies and Science:

 Gold rush, migration, Rock Cycle, weathering.

Minerals and Migration

Science:

Magnetism and Electricity

The Engineering Challenge!

Social Studies & Science:  

The Californios, the Missions, and Ohlone Life with Magnetism and Electricity

Magnetic California!

Science and Social Studies:

Environments, energy, matter, decomposition.

El medio ambiente

5th

Science:

Living Systems

La biología

Science:  

Mixtures and Solutions

La experimentación en acción

Science/Social Studies:

The Water Cycle, Managing Water Resources and Environmental Justice

The Water Planet

Social Studies:  

Activists who recognize injustice and address the need for change

Changemakers