Common Core Literacy Strategies: History/Social Studies, 2nd Edition (Sioux City Only)

Common Core Literacy Strategies: History/Social Studies, 2nd Edition (Sioux City Only)

Nov 14th

April Tidwell

THIS CLASS IS OPEN TO SIOUX CITY EDUCATORS ONLY.

In the second edition of this course, emphasis is placed on literacy strategies used in the history and social studies’ classroom at grades 6-12.

 

In Common Core and Literacy Strategies: History/Social Studies, you will:

  • Explore how the Common Core State Standards (CCSS) approach literacy in new and important ways;
  • See a strong emphasis on critical thinking skills in the areas of history and social studies; and
  • Learn practical ways to put CCSS to work in classrooms through video examples, in-depth readings, and downloadable applications.

This is a self-paced course. Participants will work independently on the course content completing required assessments and journals. The course is organized into six modules and is completely self-paced. Lessons will be taught and goals will be met using a combination of text readings, external resources, activities, assignments, assessment and enrichment materials.

No Text Required