Social Studies

 

 

Grade 3

 

Objectives

1st quarter

Cardinal points

Magnetic compass

Simple plans and map work

World map

Map reading with the help of a key and true north

Understanding the working and use of a magnetic compass

Making and following simple plans

Labelling and locating the continents, oceans, Equator and Prime Meridian

2nd quarter

Pakistan

Fact file

History

Culture

Flag and anthem

Landforms

Map work

 

Developing national identity

Understanding the history and geography of Pakistan

Locating Pakistan on the map of Asia and the world

3rd quarter

Introduction to History

Early Man

Early settlements

History of local toys

 

 

Community Helpers

Understanding how the past affects us

Placing events on a timeline and in chronological order

Investigating the life of Early Man

Following the progress of Man into village life

Tracing the development of toys in the subcontinent

 Know and understand the importance of different community helpers/ workers.

4th quarter

Recycling

Products of Pakistan

Transport

Wildlife of Pakistan

Caring for the environment and conservation

Know about the products / exports of Pakistan

Understanding the pros and cons of different forms of transportation

Learning about our peculiar wildlife, its habitat and survival