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Ideas for Teaching on the Block. MNPS Social Studies In-Service 8/10/10 Doug Trotter John Overton High School [email protected] Guiding Principle. Time is a resource to be maximized. . www.mnpsblockideas.wikispaces.com. What We Do. Challenges & Benefits of Block?. What are they?

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ideas for teaching on the block

Ideas for Teaching on the Block

MNPS Social Studies In-Service

8/10/10

Doug Trotter

John Overton High School

[email protected]

guiding principle
Guiding Principle

Time is a resource to be maximized.

challenges benefits of block
Challenges & Benefits of Block?
  • What are they?
  • Can we use the benefits to address the challenges?
teaching strategies a sampling
Teaching Strategies – a Sampling
  • Quick Writes
  • SOAPS/APPARTS
  • Defend/Refute/Qualify
  • Think/Write/Pair/Share
  • Expert Jigsaw
  • Lecture/Discussion
  • Group Presentation
  • Frayer Models
  • Graphic Organizers
  • Association Chains
  • It Says/I Say
  • Dialectical Notebooks
  • Learning Centers
  • Videos
  • Socratic Seminar
  • List/Group/Label
  • Debate
  • Simulation
  • History Frames
  • Induction/Deduction
  • Posters/Charts
  • Textbook Questions

Teacher-Centered vs. Student-Centered?

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American Studies

Race in the Gilded Age/Progressive Era

John Hope, Booker T. Washington, WEB Dubois

Bridge to Prior Knowledge

  • New Learning

Application

ReviewAssessment

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AP US History

Politics of Immigration mid-to-late 1800s

Rise of Nativism

Clip from Gangs of New York

Selections from The American Reader & The American Spirit

  • Bridge to Prior Knowledge
  • New Learning
  • Application
  • ReviewAssessment
ap us government civil rights liberties 14 th amendment case presentations
AP US GovernmentCivil Rights & Liberties – 14th AmendmentCase Presentations
  • Bridge to Prior Knowledge
  • New Learning
  • Application
  • ReviewAssessment
standard us history intro 1960s textbook reading exercise 1960s social change
Standard US HistoryIntro 1960sTextbook Reading Exercise1960s Social Change
  • Bridge to Prior Knowledge
  • New Learning
  • Application
  • ReviewAssessment
ap us history photos soup kitchens then now great depression new deal d r q hoover s response to gd
AP US HistoryPhotos – Soup Kitchens Then & NowGreat Depression & New DealD/R/Q – Hoover’s Response to GD
  • Bridge to Prior Knowledge
  • New Learning
  • Application
  • ReviewAssessment
observations
Observations
  • Over-plan at first.
  • Don’t go slower…go faster
    • You have less time, so prioritize!
  • Students must do more on their own.
    • At home & in classroom (student-centered)
    • Find ways to hold them accountable.
  • Review, review, review.
  • You don’t have to change who you are.
frayer model
Frayer Model

Imperialism

list group label
List – Group - Label

17th Amendment

Referendum

Pure Food & Drug Act

NAWSA

Carrie Nation

Ida Tarbell

Federal Reserve Board

Recall Election

Theodore Roosevelt

19th Amendment

Federal Trade Commission

Muckrakers

Anne Dallas Dudley

18th Amendment

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SOAPS

  • APPARTS
association chains with thesis
Association Chains with Thesis

Billie Holiday - ___________ ____________

___________ ___________ _____________

Topic Sentence: __________________________

_______________________________________

_______________________________________

_______________________________________

history frame story mapping name
HISTORY FRAME: Story Mapping Name: ________________________

TITLE OF EVENT

PARTICIPANTS/KEY PLAYERS

PROBLEM OR GOAL

WHERE:

WHEN:

RESOLUTION OR OUTCOME

KEY EPISODES OR EVENTS

THEMES/LESSONS/SO WHAT?

writing thesis statements
Writing Thesis Statements

Pentagon Papers

My Lai Massacre

Walter Cronkite

Public Opposition to War

Television

Tet Offensive

Topic Sentence: ___________________________

________________________________________

________________________________________

________________________________________

a word about technology
A Word About Technology
  • Twitter
  • Google Docs
  • Wordpress, Blogspot, Ning, etc.
resources
Resources
    • Teaching in the Block: Strategies for Engaging Active Learners, Canady & Retting
  • Websites
  • www.mnpsblockideas.wikispaces.com
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