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Effective Use of Primary Sources in Social Studies and STEM Learning in Grades K-8

Effective Use of Primary Sources in Social Studies and STEM Learning in Grades K-8
Date
March 24, 2020
Location
Online
Cost
Free
Credit
One-hour PD Credit
Attributes Available in Spanish
Grade Level Grades K-5

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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.
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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.

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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.

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One-hour PD Credit

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Library of Congress archive ppt.pptx

Presentation
March 24, 2020
6.1 MB
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6 Reviews
The presenter did excellent on explaining primary source my 4th grade unit was on primary source and we did get some resources from the Library of Congress. The way this information was given I know my lesson and instruction would be much richer. Thanks again.
mjquow
March 27, 2020
I will I will definitely be
I will definitely be looking into this website I’m so excited about it thank you for presenting it.
Michelle_H_3499512
March 26, 2020
I didn't think I could use primary resources for Math instruction, but not I can see the important of them, especially with cross-curriculum collaboration.
Romano_V_3501588
March 25, 2020
The Library of Congress picks its people well. Thanks for the great webinar!
alandermatt
March 25, 2020
This webinar was very informative. I am pleased to inform you that I will be looking into the website. Thank you both.
luna.william_3121152
March 24, 2020