Join the Library of Congress and AFT's Share My Lesson for this webinar on using primary sources. You'll hear from two passionate classroom teachers, Amara Alexander and Jennifer Reidel, to discover the power of integrating primary sources with picture books. The presenters will demonstrate how using primary sources and picture books relating to Science and Social Studies supports interdisciplinary instruction.
Now Available On Demand. Original Air Date: March 24, 2020.
Using the Library of Congress Teacher Primary Source Analysis Guide, facilitators will specifically highlight strategies that can be used across the K-8 spectrum. Teachers will interact with primary sources relating to Social Studies and STEM. In addition, this session will yield dialogue between participants and facilitators to better understand how using primary sources impacts student learning. Participants will be invited in the discussion to add their own strategies for using primary sources within their classrooms.
Available for one-hour of PD credit. A certificate of completion will be available for download at the end of your session that you can submit for your school's or district's approval.
On Demand version is available in closed captioning in English and Spanish.