BETH BEDEE 
TOSA for Social Studies K-12 
Office: 352.726.1931 ext. 2490 
bedees@citrus.k12.fl.us
Elementary
McGraw Hill is the Citrus County adopted resource materials for Social Studies in Grades K-5. Click the titles below for digital access
KINDERGARTEN
FIRST GRADE

LIVING, LEARNING, AND WORKING TOGETHER 
Kindergarten students will learn about themselves, their families, and the community. Students will be introduced to basic concepts related to history, geography, economics, and citizenship.


OUR COMMUNITY AND BEYOND 
First grade students will expand their knowledge of family and community through explorations in history, geography, and economics and learn about their role as a citizen in their home, school, and community.

SECOND GRADE
THIRD GRADE

WHO WE ARE AS AMERICANS 
Second grade students will investigate the impact of immigration over time in the United States, explore the geography of North America, and discover the foundations of American citizenship.


THE UNITED STATES AND ITS NEIGHBORS 

Third grade students will learn about North America and the Caribbean. They will focus on the regions of the United States, Canada, Mexico, and the Caribbean Islands. Their study will include physical and cultural characteristics as they learn about our county and its neighbors.

FOURTH GRADE
FIFTH GRADE

FLORIDA HISTORY 
Fourth grade students will learn about Florida history focusing on exploration and colonization, growth, and the 20th Century and beyond. Students will study the important people, places, and events that helped shape Florida history.


U.S. HISTORY: EXPLORATION THROUGH WESTWARD EXPANSION 
Fifth grade students will study the development of our nation with emphasis on the people, places and events up to approximately 1850. Students will be exposed to the historical, geographic, political, economic, and sociological events which influenced  American History. 

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