Making map and buildings - use houses and signs from other posts. This would be a good project for peer tutoring activity - would have to span several sessions and could use it for teaching between growth spurts.
Freebie to help you- Rock your Blocks Center! Just add felt or foam pieces to your block center to create interactive maps. Kids can learn map skills, explore communities and community helpers, and practice a number of math and literacy skills!
Community Helpers Transportation Vehicles Emergent Reader This "predictable-style" emergent reader is about vehicles that we might see in our neighborhood. It is a small sample from a GIANT mega-pack of color and b/w printables pages!) to complement your
Transportation 9 Must Make Anchor Charts for Social Studies. I love anchor charts for students with special learning needs. They are great visual reminders and a way to organize what you want the kids to know in a simple and engaging format.
Take a Trip With Us to Peru- Grade 3 Social Studies Communities in the World