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Using Informational Text in the Social Studies Classroom: Resources and Lesson Ideas

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Overview

Many standards, including the Common Core, emphasize the importance of incorporating nonfiction reading across a variety of subjects, including Social Studies. Join Monica Burns as she shares her favorite online resources and lesson ideas for using informational text as part of your Social Studies curriculum on any day or every day. If you are looking for tons of free Web tools with informational text that connects to your elementary or middle school Social Studies units, this webinar is for you.

Details

Status: Available On-Demand
Subject: Social Studies
Last aired on: Thursday, May 7, 2015 @ 2:00 PM EDT
Duration: 30 minutes
Credit Hours: 0.5
Categories: Reading & Writing, Web Tool Overviews
Tags: free web tools, informational text, nonfiction text, social studies

Reviews (18)

Basic Member
+3
 
Interesting ideas for teaching Social Studies.
Full Member
+10
 
Helpful. Thanks!
Full Member
 
Great presentation. A lot of useful information and resources!
Full Member
+2
 
Awesome resource.
Full Member
 
lots of great ideas thank you. love the connections to Common Core too.
Basic Member
 
List of great resources to check out and use in the classroom. I had several "ahha" moments. Thank you.
Full Member
 
Good ideas and sites for resources. Glad to have ideas to supplement the text
Basic Member
 
Great activities to assist students in better understanding the text.
Basic Member
 
Great online resources and ideas for informational text activities.
Full Member
 
Good information to apply immediately.
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