Many elementary school teachers and homeschooling parents simply seek out social studies worksheets, but the Clarendon Learning social studies lesson plans offer much more.  A wide variety of topics are available with specialized social studies lesson plans for students in primary school and the middle and upper-elementary grades, and of course, every lesson includes social studies worksheets.

Whether you are seeking to introduce students to information about the thirteen original colonies, countries and continents throughout the world, the workings of government, the history of different wars, or other social studies concepts and topics, Clarendon Learning offers effective social studies lesson plans for classroom teachers and homeschooling parents.

The social studies lesson plans and content have been written by experienced educators and curriculum experts.  They have been thoroughly researched and reviewed for accuracy and efficiency and can be used almost immediately.  There is little preparation time necessary, allowing the busy educator more time to teach the content of the lesson.

The social studies lesson plans include step-by-step instructions, procedures for teachers, options, matching Common Core State Standards, content for students, a list of Internet resources to enhance learning, social studies worksheets with stimulating and thought-provoking activities, and much more.

Our social studies lesson plans may be searched by topic, grade level, or by Common Core State Standard.  All lesson plans can be sorted alphabetically or by grade level, and most can be adapted to the needs of a specific learner.

The Clarendon Learning social studies lesson plans are beneficial to all elementary-aged students, and the plans will allow teachers and homeschooling parents to become more effective educators.