- Theme: How we organize ourselves
- Central Idea: Rules & laws reflect the values of a society.
Mark My Words!
- Theme: How we express ourselves
- Central Idea: Exploring authors can help us discover the world of reading.
Above & Beyond
- Theme: How the world works
- Central Idea: By studying the sky, we can observe cycles that help us understand our place in the universe.
- Theme: Sharing the planet
- Central Idea: Organisms have physical structures & behaviors that help them survive.
Location, Location, Location
- Theme: Where we are in place and time
- Central Idea: The resources and geography of a region affect how people live.
- Theme: Who we are
- Central Idea: People all over the world have customs that have similarities & differences.