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inquirED, inquiry for every classroom

Inquiry for Every Student

inquirED was founded by teachers to bring inquiry-based learning to every classroom.

Inquiry Journeys

K–5 SOCIAL STUDIES CURRICULUM

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INSPIRES

Inquiry-Based Learning

Engaging investigations build knowledge in History, Civics, Geography, and Economics.

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Literacy Skills

DEVELOPS

Literacy-rich units and research-based practices integrate literacy and social studies instruction. 

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National Standards

ALIGNS TO

Resources and assessments align with History, Civics, Geography, Economics, ELA standards.

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SUPPORTS

Culturally Responsive Instruction

Teaching strategies support student voice and choice, and connect to students' experiences and interests. 

Choosing High-Quality Instructional Materials

Download our Curriculum Review Guide to help you select HQIMs for social studies.

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Explore Resources for Inquiry in Social Studies

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inquirED's webinars bring educators together from around the world to discuss social studies instruction. 

inquirED's Inquiry Connections blog contains hundreds of resources, instructional strategies, and tools. 

What are educators saying about inquirED?

Do you have questions about inquirED or our K–5 social studies curriculum?