HS Social Studies

Summer 2018

June 15th

HS Social Studies: Making History: 3D Printing in History
In this three hour session, social studies teachers will learn how to utilize the 3D printer and augmented reality to create an authentic and engaging lesson for any subject.
 
Time Hours SRN Location
9:00 am - 12:00 pm 3.0 Teacher Choice 402521801 Harlan High School

eNgagement Academy

August 6th

HS Social Studies: Making History: 3D Printing in History
In this three hour session, social studies teachers will learn how to utilize the 3D printer and augmented reality to create an authentic and engaging lesson for any subject.
 
Time Hours SRN Location
12:45 pm - 4:00 pm 3.0 Teacher Choice 554391801 Brennan High School

August 7th

HS Social Studies: Mapping It Out
Mapping out history and other social studies topics has typically been a simple pen, paper, and markers/colored pencils routine. In this session, we will show you various ways to make your maps more interactive and lead to higher level thinking through free and simple-to-use technology tools such as Google Maps/Earth and JS Story Map.
 
Time Hours SRN Location
12:45 pm - 2:15 pm 1.5 Teacher Choice 554541801 Brennan High School

August 8th

HS & MS Social Studies: Become a DBQ Pro
Trying to figure out different ways to teach DBQs? Not sure what a DBQ is? This session is for Pre-AP and new AP teachers who are interested in learning new strategies to breaking down historical documents as well as scaffolding supports for DBQs for your pre-AP or new-to-AP students.
 
Time Hours SRN Location
8:00 am - 11:15 am 3.0 Teacher Choice/GT 553871801 Jefferson Middle School
12:45 pm - 4:00 pm 3.0 Teacher Choice/GT 553871802 Jefferson Middle School

August 8th

HS Social Studies: Every Voice Counts
Encouraging students to participate in classroom discussions and debates is difficult for even the most seasoned teachers. Come and learn various ways to encourage even the most reluctant students to talk to you (and each other) in the classroom. Strategies will include oral discussion and debates as well as how to promote discussion using digital platforms.
Time Hours SRN Location
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm 1.5 Teacher Choice 554401801 Brennan High School

August 9th

HS Social Studies: Teaching Students To Present
Are you tired of student presentations being nothing more than Wikipedia articles copied and pasted to powerpoint and then read to the class? Come learn some innovative strategies to get your student presentations to be more successful in the class and keep all participants engaged.
 
Time Hours SRN Location
12:45 pm - 2:15 pm 1.5 Teacher Choice 554451801 Brennan High School

August 10th

HS Social Studies: Innovative Primary Source Analysis
Tired of students asking “when am I going to use this?” Tired of students saying “we do the same thing everyday?” Come to this session and learn innovative and engaging approaches to teaching the process standards through the use of primary sources.
 
Time Hours SRN Location
12:45 pm - 2:15 pm 1.5 Teacher Choice 554461801 Brennan High School