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See, Think, Wonder Teaching Strategy

Grades: K-5 Strands: All Why: (Purpose) Higher Student Achievement Engages students in a classroom or small group discussion, and students learn by listening to classmates and discussing what they See, Think, and Wonder about Student Engagement Students will determine the discussion topics by the questions they ask, allowing for increased engagement in the classroom Inquiry…

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Graphic Organizers

Grade Levels: K-8 Social Studies Strands: Government and Civics, Geography, Economics, History, Culture Why: (Purpose) Graphic organizers align with deep learning by helping students develop critical thinking skills to make connections, identify patterns, and construct meaningful knowledge. Graphic organizers increase student achievement by combining words and phrases with symbols and arrows representing relationships to help students build knowledge and become…

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Getting Started with Studies Weekly

So you’ve received your Studies Weekly blue box and you’re thinking, “Now what?” Starting a whole new curriculum can be intimidating at first, but there’s no need to fear! Getting started with Studies Weekly is easy. So first things first, let’s open the box. Though this video shows an instructions page, we no longer include…