This clinic will examine the Inquiry Design Model (IDM), a unique approach to creating curriculum and instructional materials featuring questions, tasks, and sources while relying on teacher expertise and experience.
Presenter will offer strategies to help students identify characteristics and actions of American patriots, heroes and responsible citizens. Critical thinking, content literacy skills, and effective questioning will be modeled. Handouts.
Throughout this interactive presentation, a variety of historical themes, civil inequalities, and analytic techniques are exposed as the audience delves into interdisciplinary study through the novel, The Curse of Caste.
Do you avoid teaching writing because you fee; overwhelmed reading student work and providing feedback? Learn how automated-essay scorers and peer-review can reduce your workload while creating a student-centered classroom.
Make assessing historical thinking skills for elementary SS rigorous and realistic. Come review specific lesson plans, performance assessments and resources for introducing historical thinking skills in the elementary grades.
Explore strategies for writing in Social Studies and leave with classroom-ready U.S. History based writing lessons and assessments! Ideal for teachers of students with learning differences/diverse learning needs.