An Internet lesson for 3rd grade social studies curriculum.
By Janna Elfrink
YOU have been hired by the Missouri Department of Tourism as a consultant! Your job is to find a suitable city for families moving to Missouri to live, work, and have fun together. You will work in teams of three to research a rural, suburban, or urban community in Missouri to get families interested in moving to your community. You and your team will create a Power Point slide show to present to the director of the department about the community that you have researched. Good luck on your new job!
1. Communities worksheet:
2. Definitions of communities:
3. Missouri Regions Map:
4. Communities Hotlist link:
5. Rough Draft of Power Point slides:
Rough Draft Template
6. Power Point Requirements:
7. Scoring Guide for Power Point slides:
8. Scoring Guide for Group work: