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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, 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 (31)

 
Great ideas!
 
Nice work
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Great Thanks
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It's useful with this caveat - it's out of date - Newsela is mostly paid now (alas!), Brittanica Launch Packs are definitely paid. Times for Kids - paid. But some of the resources she gives are still applicable. And again, It does have some great info!
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Good video
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great
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Thank you for the ideas and suggestions!
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Great resources described and lesson ideas.
 
great information
 
Great information!
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