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Upcoming Social Studies Workshops

Click the session titles below for full details and to register online. For more information, e-mail socialstudies@esc4.net.
Sessions that offer 6 hours of G/T update credit are indicated with an asterisk (*).

 


 

Region 4 Social Studies Conference

Janaury 27, 2018

Join other social studies professionals in this one-day conference exploring general, grade level, and content-specific best practices for the 21st century social studies classroom. Strands may include the major themes in social studies, instructional strategies that address the needs of all learners, differentiation, technology applications, and sound assessment. The conference will include a full day of concurrent presentations, vendor product demonstrations, and an exhibit hall.  DETAILS

 


 

ELEMENTARY

 

Date Session Title
November 29 K-5 Implementing the Independent Investigation Methods (IIM) for 21st Century Learners
December 6 Tech Tools for ELLs: Unleashing the Power of Technology to Support Language Acquisition
December 7 K-5 Implementing the Independent Investigation Methods (IIM) for 21st Century Learners
January 17 Quick and Easy Reading Strategies for the Social Studies Classroom
February 1 Quick and Easy Writing Strategies for the Social Studies Classroom
February 13 Help! I Don't Have Time to Teach Social Studies
February 21 Literacy Strategies for Social Studies
March 7 A Roadmap to Rigorous Assessments in Social Studies
March 22 Instructional Coaching: Supporting Targeted and Intentional Teaching Using DOK
July 12                    A Day with Artists: Infusing the Arts into the Language Arts and Social Studies Classroom

 

 

MIDDLE SCHOOL

 

Date Session Title
December 5 Meeting the Needs of ELLs in the Social Studies Classroom
December 6 Tech Tools for ELLs: Unleashing the Power of Technology to Support Language Acquisition
January 17 Quick and Easy Reading Strategies for the Social Studies Classroom
January 24 Help! My Middle School Students Don't Like Reading in Social Studies
February 1 5Es Over World Cultures
February 1 Quick and Easy Writing Strategies for the Social Studies Classroom
February 6 Meeting the Needs of ELLs in the Social Studies Classroom
February 8-9 Sheltered Instruction in the Middle School
February 21 Literacy Strategies for Social Studies
February 22 Social Studies Make and Take: Grade 8 STAAR Support, Part II
March 7 A Roadmap to Rigorous Assessments in Social Studies
March 22 Instructional Coaching: Supporting Targeted and Intentional Teaching Using DOK
April 4 Knocking Out the STAAR in Middle School
May 31 Sheltered Instruction in the Middle School
July 12                     A Day with Artists: Infusing the Arts into the Language Arts and Social Studies Classroom

 

 

HIGH SCHOOL

 

Date Session Title
December 5 Meeting the Needs of ELLs in the Social Studies Classroom
December 6 Tech Tools for ELLs: Unleashing the Power of Technology to Support Language Acquisition
January 30 Help! My High School Students Don't Like Reading in Social Studies
February 21 Literacy Strategies for Social Studies
February 6 Meeting the Needs of ELLs in the Social Studies Classroom
March 7 A Roadmap to Rigorous Assessments in Social Studies
March 22 Instructional Coaching: Supporting Targeted and Intentional Teaching Using DOK
April 5 Knocking Out the U.S. History EOC
July 12                       A Day with Artists: Infusing the Arts into the Language Arts and Social Studies Classroom

 


 

 

 

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