SS.1.A.3.2

Create a timeline based on the student's life or school events, using primary sources.

Clarifications

Examples of sources may include, but are not limited to, photographs, birth certificates, report cards, and diaries.
General Information
Subject Area: Social Studies
Grade: 1
Strand: American History
Date Adopted or Revised: 02/14
Status: State Board Approved

Related Courses

This benchmark is part of these courses.
5021030: Social Studies Grade 1 (Specifically in versions: 2014 - 2015, 2015 - 2022, 2022 - 2023 (current), 2023 and beyond)
7721012: Access Social Studies - Grade 1 (Specifically in versions: 2014 - 2015, 2015 - 2018, 2018 and beyond)

Related Access Points

Alternate version of this benchmark for students with significant cognitive disabilities.
SS.1.A.3.In.b: Sequence three events in a student’s life using photographs or pictures on a timeline.
SS.1.A.3.Su.b: Sequence two events in a student’s life using photographs or pictures.
SS.1.A.3.Pa.b: Recognize one activity that comes next on a classroom daily schedule.

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Lesson Plans

Tree Cookies:

One way to learn about tree growth is to look at annual rings. Tree rings show patterns of change in the tree's life as well as changes in the area where it grows. In this activity, students will trace environmental and historical changes using a cross section of a tree, or "tree cookie."

Type: Lesson Plan

Looking for Lincoln Throughout His Life:

In this interdisciplinary lesson by PBS Learning Media, students will participate in a variety of hands-on activities to gather facts about Abraham Lincoln. Students will match vocabulary words with pictures to piece together a timeline of Lincoln's life, gather various facts about his work as a lawyer on the prairie, and also gain insight into Lincoln through objects and artifacts of his life. Students will then select classroom objects that best tell a story about them and/or their class, later reflecting upon the timeline of Lincoln's life while creating their own personal timelines.

Type: Lesson Plan

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