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Monday, March 18 • 12:10pm - 1:00pm
“Thinking Like a Historian:” Shaping Elementary Social Studies Instruction Around the New Inquiry Standards LIMITED

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This session will guide you through the new Wisconsin State Social Studies Standards, specifically the Inquiry and History Strands.

Student Engagement is a concern of most every educator. To enliven your elementary social studies instruction, come and hear about the standards-writing process, thinking behind the standards, and how we as elementary educators can begin implementation of these new standards by developing engaging lessons that address them.

Discussion to include: Thinking Like a Historian, Inquiry Cycle, Geo-Inquiry and resources that support these teaching practices.

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Kevin J Podeweltz

4th Grade Teacher, D.C. Everest Area School District


Monday March 18, 2019 12:10pm - 1:00pm CDT