The exemplar lessons on this site were created by the above-listed work group during the summer of 2016.
All lessons are saved in the following format: “SS 9-12 OSEU 1 Ancient Pockets of Sunlight.”
SS – Social Studies
9-12 – Grade Span
OSEU 1 – The Essential Understanding(s) the lesson is built on (note that it is the general OSEU and not specific standards within the OSEU)
Ancient Pockets of Sunlight – The title of the lesson
All lessons have South Dakota Social Studies content standards included within the individual lesson plans. Lesson plans were created using the Inquiry Design Model. Information about this model can be found at http://www.c3teachers.org/inquiry-design-model/.