Gr. K-4 Lesson Plan: Making a Connection

GRADE K-4 LESSON PLAN in VOICES OF IRAQI REFUGEES: MAKING A CONNECTION

Goal: To help elementary school students make a connection between themselves and Iraqi refugee children and learn how to welcome refugees into their classrooms and schools.

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Activity 1: Introducing Iraqi Refugees

Meets MN social studies standards: 0.3.2.3.1, 1.3.2.3.1, 2.3.1.1.4, 3.4.1.2.1, 4.3.3.5.1

Partially meets MN social studies standards: 4.4.2.4.1

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Activity 2: Discovery through Photos

Meets MN social studies standards: 0.3.2.3.1, 0.4.2.4.1, 1.3.2.3.1, 2.3.1.1.4, 2.4.2.4.2, 3.4.1.2.1, 4.3.3.5.1

Partially meets MN social studies standards: 4.4.2.4.1

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Activity 3: Welcoming New Students

Meets MN social studies standards: 0.1.1.1.1, 1.1.1.1.1, 2.4.2.4.2, 3.1.1.1.1, 3.1.2.3.1, 4.1.1.1.1

Partially meets MN social studies standards: 4.4.2.4.1