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

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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.


Status: Available On-Demand
Subject: Social Studies
Last aired on: Thursday, September 27, 2018 @ 4:00 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 (27)

Full Member
Good video
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Thank you for the ideas and suggestions!
Full Member
Great resources described and lesson ideas.
great information
Great information!
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Great info!
Basic Member
Great tips for teaching and learning with informational text.
Basic Member
Interesting ideas for teaching Social Studies.
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