Mrs. Jackson's Jabbers
Fifth Grade Language Arts and Social Studies
January 7 - January 11
SOCIAL STUDIES: Topics to be studied this week include: The Articles of Confederation, the US Constitution, and the Bill of Rights. Students should be able to identify the Articles of Confederation as the "first constitution of the United States." Students will also begin a project to better understand which issues led to the current US Constitution being written and adopted. Lastly, students should be able to point out what the Bill of Rights are, why they were considered necessary, as well as a few of their favorite.