Grade 3 Social Studies-
Unit 2 Chapter 6 Modifying the Local Community
Vocabulary Words: Grade 3
1. Environment- The surroundings in which people, plants, and animals live.
2. Human Modification- A change to the environment made by humans.
3. Dam- A wall built across a river to hold back water.
4. Fertilizer-Chemical that makes plants grow faster and healthier.
5. Pesticide- Chemical that kills unwanted insects on plants.
6. Herbicide- Chemical that kills unwanted weeds and plants.
Grade 4 Social Studies Unit 2: Early Ohio
Chapter 4: Different Cultures Meet
Lesson 1: Struggle for the Ohio Country
1. Colony- A place ruled by another country
2. Survey-To measure the area, boundaries, and shape of a piece of land.
3. Fort-A strong building or area that can be defended against enemies.
4. Treaty-A formal agreement between nations.
5. Proclamation-An official public announcement.
6. Squatter- A person who settles on land without permission and without paying for it.
Lesson 2: The American Revolution
1. Boycott- to refuse to buy goods and services.
2. Militia- groups of volunteers who fight only in an emergency.
3. Loyalists- Colonists who did not want to break away from England.
4. Patriots- Colonists who wanted to fight for independence from England.