During the Elementary years, we focus mainly on reading, writing and math. That may sound simplistic, but we want to make sure they have a solid foundation before we add in other subjects. We choose to learn geography, science and history more organically.
However, as we’ve been learning about maps and talking about places we would like to visit around the world, my kids kept mentioning European countries. So I decided I needed to finish my geography units, starting with the Northern European countries.
While this is not a complete unit study on Sweden, I think simply adding some additional reading resources and possible a recipe or two and you will cover just about every subject. If your kids love fun facts, I found these interesting about Sweden.
In this study your students will be introduced to the native language (links and flashcards provided), different maps of the country to label waterways/rivers, counties, main cities, fact files, as well as notebooking pages for recording other geographical & government facts.
Included in this Set
- 41 total pages
- Alphabet & Vocabulary Flashcards
- 40 Vocabulary Flashcards
- 3 labeled maps for studying
- 4 blank maps for labeling
- Fact Files & Notebooking Pages
- 4 Fact File pages
- 5 Notebooking Pages
If you’re like me, you’re probably worried about knowing how to say the correct pronunciation of the alphabet. Have no fear! I have included links to videos in the unit to help you get a feel for the pronounciation. I found a couple of really good videos to help with the basic alphabet (vowels and consonants), as well as common vocabulary words.
Recipes to Try
Swedish Meatballs | Cafe Delites
Swedish Stuffed Potatoes | The Well-Seasoned Cook
RISGRYNSGRÖT (Swedish Rice Pudding) | Just a Smidgen
Stuffed Cabbage Rolls | Swedish Food
Swedish Meatball Soup | Let’s Dish
Swedish Pickles | Travel Cook Tell
Gluten Free Swedish Pancakes | Gluten Free on a Shoestring
Swedish Cardamom Buns | Hither & Thither
Don’t forget to follow us on Pinterest for more great ideas.
Nate the Great Saves the King of SwedenPippi LongstockingPippi Goes on Board (Pippi Longstocking)My First Book About Sweden: A children’s picture guide to Swedish culture, traditionsThis Is Sweden: A Kid’s Guide To Stockholm, SwedenAround The Globe – Must See Places in Europe: Europe Travel Guide for Kids
Download yours today!
The Sweden Unit Study covers both the alphabet (basic information about their native language) and geography. It includes fact files and notebooking pages, as well flashcards for vowels, consonants and vocabulary. This is a great supplement to a world geography unit or alongside a European study!
Normally this product costs $5.99, but you can download your copy for just $.99 thru 2.28.19
To download the Sweden Geography Unit for Elementary Students, simply add it to your cart and then checkout. Upon checkout, you will be added to my Weekly Newsletter list.