All of us are coming back to our classrooms in yet more pivotal moments of the history of our nation and the world. It is no secret that social studies plays a daily role in our lives and clearly impacts all of us. I missed working with all of you and I look forward to an exciting 2017-2018 school year. As always, I can be found vial e-mail at email@example.com and or at extension 4052 at Central Office. Please do not hesitate to contact me with any questions or assistance any of you may have.
If you are looking for the most important information regarding Pre-K-5 social studies instruction you will find it HERE. Scholastic Magazine is being offered and should be delivered to your schools. Please contact our instructional coach Ellie Leach if you do not have them yet at ELeach@scsd.us We are looking forward to seeing ALL Grade 5 teachers of social studies on August 31st at Mckinley Brighton School from 8:30- 3:00 PM for a full day of professional development!
If you are looking for the most important information regarding 6-12 social studies instruction you will find it HERE. Middle school teachers should really take advantage of the Assessment Cycle Toolkits provided for the first units of study!
Deliveries regarding materials for literacy instruction such as class sets of Common Roadmaps for students and Enduring Issues Posters at the grades 6-9 level will be delivered at the beginning of the school year.
We think you may be interested in the following:
Why I Will Not Be Teaching About Charlottesville
Operation Active Citizenship (A Guide of Resources for Constitution Day/Citizenship Week)
What Students Remember Most About Teachers