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100th NCSS Annual Conference | Sessions | 2019

Intersecting Trails: Westward Expansion Through Hands-On History and Literature

Sat Nov 23 4:10 pm to 5:05 pm
Room: 
Ballroom Prefunction Area Level 4
SessionType: 
Poster
Subject: 
Interdisciplinary
Discover interdisciplinary modules using primary and secondary sources with literature for students to investigate westward expansion through multiple lenses. Students grasp the history and layers of consequences that still ripple today.
Presenters: 

Ruth Baxter, Amy Kiszka, Genna Rooke, Westbrook Intermediate School, Clear Creek ISD, Friendswood, TX

Instructional Foci: 
Historical Thinking
Intersectionality and Multicultural Education
Reading and Writing in Social Studies
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