literacy

Understanding the Literacy Shifts in Social Studies and Science

Activity Description

The citywide instructional expectations call for all teachers to deepen the work of the Common Core in their classrooms in order to prepare students for success in college and career. 

 In this 60-minute activity, participants will:

  • Identify implications for planning instruction in social studies and science based on the expectations of the literacy shifts of the Common Core.
  • Identify effective examples of implementing the literacy shifts by reviewing sample unit and lesson plans.

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