Examine the impact of colonialism and migration on the development of the megacities and geography of Brazil. Explore interactive curricula developed through a collaborative summer educator institute in Brazil.
Use mobile technology and Web GIS to investigate local socio-environmental issues and engage students in geographic inquiry. All software is free for schools: Collector app, ArcGIS Online, and Story Maps.
Explore strategies to teach students to write an Free Response Question that earns points! Through scaffolded writing workshops, students work toward constructing thoroughly answered, well organized FRQs in Human Geography.
Explore creative methods to engage students in inquiry-based learning by utilizing Breakouts, Google Expeditions, and Google MyMaps to drive student investigation of central historical and geographic questions.
Deepen your students' comprehension of social studies with map-making. Learn ways to infuse your middle school classroom with fun, interdisciplinary mapping activities while gaining valuable insights into your students' lives.