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FIRST- Engaging the Past with the Present

Three sessions are planned to support High School History/Social Science teachers in

implementing the history/social science content standards while using literacy

strategies. A guest scholar will present on one standards-based topic at each session.

Special attention will also be placed on supporting the on-going DBQ trainings.

Classroom-ready lessons, resources and materials will be provided at each session.

Technology and strategies for blended learning will also be incorporated in all sessions.

Session 1:

Wednesday, December 7, 2016 8:00 am -3:00 pm - The Power of Speaking

This will address the CC reading, writing, listening and speaking standards. Teachers will

learn how to teach students to read and analyze famous speeches. They will also learn to

write and perform a speech for real world audiences.

 To register email , you can also go to OLM and type in “Social Science

Writing Trainings” and select the training you desire.