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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 2:

Thursday, January 19, 2017, 8:00 am -3:00 pm - War and Peace Issues

This is part 2 of the series that began last year, however feel free to participate regardless of whether you attended part 1. This session will focus on the human costs of war and on the rebuilding and peace building phases after war. The technology strategy focus will be on writing and creating a documentary. The final project will connect to the world today.

To register email ,you can also go to OLM and type in “Social Science Writing Trainings” and select the training you desire.