We use a Social Studies series put out by Teacher's Curriculum Institute called Social Studies Alive!The version we use in third grade is called Our Community and Beyond.
Chapter OneWhere in the World is Our Community?
Chapter TwoWhere in the United States is Our Community?
Chapter ThreeWhat is the Geography of Our Community?
Chapter FourHow Do People Become Part of Our Country?
Chapter FiveWhat Makes Our Community Diverse?
Chapter SixHow Do People Improve Their Communities?
Chapter SevenHow Are We Alike Around the World?
Chapter EightHow Does Our Economy Work?
Chapter NineHow Does Global Trade Affect Our Community?
Chapter TenWhat Are the Public Services in Our Community?
Chapter ElevenWho Works at City Hall?
Chapter TwelveHow Do We Have a Voice in Our Community?
Chapter ThirteenWhose Planet Is It, Anyway?
Chapter FourteenHow Can We Help the Global Community?
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