Teaching Geography with Primary Sources & Picture Books - 29962

Why is it necessary to teach geography in the Social Studies classroom? How do you use geography to create critical thinkers in your classroom? Do your students lack knowledge of the world around them? This session will address the need for teaching geography and spatial skills in all the Social Studies content courses to increase student understanding and critical thinking skills. The focus will be on standards-based, student-centered strategies to develop geography skills as well as critical-thinking skills utilizing primary sources and picture books. There will be an opportunity to extend your learning by participating in a three-hours asynchronous extension activity. Please bring a laptop.
Schedule & Location
10/27/2022 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
ESC Region 11
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Audiences
Teacher - Elementary (Grades 1-5), Teacher - High School (Grades 9-12), Teacher - Middle School (Grades 6-8), Teacher - General Education
Session 55177
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Seats Left 29
T-TESS 2.2

Registration Deadline 10/27/2022
Credit Type Continuing Professional Education
Duration 06:00
T-PESS 1B

Presenter
Crystal Klose ESC Region 11


Crystal Klose

For assistance contact:

Crystal Klose
Instructional Content Coach
cklose@esc11.net
(817) 740-7578

Faith Schwope

For assistance contact:

Faith Schwope
Team Lead, Instructional Content
fschwope@esc11.net
(817) 740-7550