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Social Studies In Action: A Methodology Workshop, K-5

This video workshop provides a methodology framework for teaching social studies, with a focus on creating effective citizens. The eight video programs feature K-5 teachers exploring social studies themes, theories of learning, teaching strategies, and ways to connect social studies to the world beyond the classroom. Led by social studies educator Mary A. McFarland, the onscreen participants reflect on fundamental issues in teaching and learning social studies through discussions, debates, and activities that can be adapted to a K-5 curriculum. With the companion Web site and guide, this video workshop provides a stimulating learning experience for individual teachers or professional . . .

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Sunday, Mar 17, 2013 - 3:00 AM    "Workshop 2. Teaching for Understanding" How do we plan for learning? This session focuses on the Teaching for Understanding model, a framework for unit planning developed at the Harvard Graduate School of Education. The onscreen teachers use the framework to analyze unit planning in classroom videos, plan for their own social studies units, and create a pictorial timeline of U.S. history that outlines an entire year of learning. D
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Sunday, Mar 17, 2013 - 3:00 AM "Workshop 2. Teaching for Understanding" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Sunday, Mar 17, 2013 - 3:00 PM "Workshop 2. Teaching for Understanding" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Sunday, Mar 24, 2013 - 3:00 AM "Workshop 3. Exploring Unity and Diversity" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Sunday, Mar 24, 2013 - 3:00 PM "Workshop 3. Exploring Unity and Diversity" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Sunday, Mar 31, 2013 - 3:00 AM "Workshop 4. Applying Themes and Disciplines" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Sunday, Mar 31, 2013 - 3:00 PM "Workshop 4. Applying Themes and Disciplines" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Sunday, Apr 7, 2013 - 3:00 AM "Workshop 5. Using Resources" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Sunday, Apr 7, 2013 - 3:00 PM "Workshop 5. Using Resources" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Sunday, Apr 14, 2013 - 3:00 AM "Workshop 6. Engaging Students In Active Learning" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Sunday, Apr 14, 2013 - 3:00 PM "Workshop 6. Engaging Students In Active Learning" (LEARN/CREATE)
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