2nd Grade Social Studies

Unit 2 - Human Culture

TEKS - The student understands how historical figures, patriots, and good citizens helped shape the community, state, and nation. - identify contributions of historical figures, including Thurgood Marshall, Irma Rangel, John Hancock, and Theodore Roosevelt, who have influenced the community, state, and nation; - The student understands the historical significance of landmarks and celebrations in the community, state, and nation. - explain the significance of various community, state, and national celebrations such as Veterans Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, and Thanksgiving - apply vocabulary related to chronology, including past, present, and future

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Here's a great (free!) activity that kids can do at home to show their learning about Thurgood Marshall. Anyone who completes this activity at home can present their work when we come back from Thanksgiving break!

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