Guiding Questions

How do people and animals stay warm, healthy and safe in cold weather? What makes things fair?

Big Ideas

Civil Rights Then and Now

Explore what it means when actions or rules are fair versus unfair, and how the concept of fairness relates to the lives of children. Investigate how people have worked for fairness for themselves and others in the past and how that work continues in the present.


Explore the characteristics of different types of birds and relate those characteristics to how they live and grow. Use birds as an avenue to investigate growth and change over time, and to learn about how animals in different parts of the world live and interact with their environment.

Healthy Living

Explore different ways to live a healthy lifestyle and understand the positive impact that healthy living has on our bodies. Investigate the ways in which children can incorporate practices such as eating healthy foods, exercising, and mindfulness into their daily lives.

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