BCPS Research Models
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Elementary: Social Studies

    Grade 1

    • My Nation, My State (Slam Dunk)
      How are states in the United States of America similar to and different from Maryland?

    Grade 4

    • Back to the Age of Exploration (ORM)
      How have the European explorers impacted North American history?
    • Native to Maryland (ORM)
      How did the natural habitat help to shape the political, economic, and social characteristics of Native American tribes in Maryland?

    Grade 5

    • MD Patriots and Loyalists (ORM)
      Which aspects of colonists personal lives had the greatest influence on the decision to become a Patriot or a Loyalist?
    • Paul Revere's Midnight Ride (ORM)
      Is Henry Wadsworth Longfellow's poem "Paul Revere's Ride" historically accurate? What really happened on the midnight ride