The Travelers' Trunk: A Never-Ending Journey
Fri Nov 17 2:15 pm to 3:15 pm
Geography is not a stand-alone course in elementary grades. Learn how to integrate geography across the content disciplines with teaching strategies involving lesson planning using high-quality children's literature, Thinking Maps, graphic organizers, higher-ordering questioning, problem-based learning (PBL), reinforcement of geographic and academic vocabulary, and extensive hands-on use of physical maps.
Charlene Bustos, Angelo State University, San Angelo, TX; Torrey Clay, Education Service Center Region 15, San Angelo, TX