Who we are Where we are in place and time How we express ourselves How the world works How we organize ourselves Sharing the planet
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Healthy Living
健康生活
School & Me
我和集体
Celebrations
节日庆祝
Transportation
交通工具
Professional Tools
专业工具
Life Cycles
生命周期
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Making balanced choices about daily routines enables us to have a healthy lifestyle. Communities are enriched by their members and the different perspectives and cultures they bring. People recognize important events through celebrations and traditions. Transportation systems are directly related to the needs of a community. People in different professional fields use tools to help them accomplish tasks. All living things go through a process of change.
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1. Daily habits and routines (hygiene, sleep, play, diet) 1. How and why people celebrate 1. Specific purposes of transportation systems 1. The various professions in our community 1. Life cycles
2. Balanced choices 2. Similarities and differences between various celebrations 2. Factors that affect the kinds of systems that can be developed 2. The tools people use in their professions 2. How living things change over their life time
3. Consequences of choices 3. Well-known celebrations of around the world 3. Relationship between transportation systems and the environment 3. Safe and novel uses of tools by us 3. Developmental stages of various living things
NJ CCCS NJ CCCS NJ CCCS NJ CCCS NJ CCCS NJ CCCS
6.1.P.D.3-4 6.1.4.C.15 6.1.P.B.1; 6.1.P.B.2 5.3.P.D.1; 5.3.2.D.1; 5.3.2.D.2
Time frame Time frame Time frame Time frame Time frame Time frame
September - November First four weeks of the school year November - January March - April April - June January - February