Literacy Strategies in Social Studies. Cam Downing South Iredell High School. There’s a bear in a plain brown wrapper doing flip flops around 78 handing out green stamps. The difficulty of your set could be increased if you do a jam followed by a peach. What does this mean?.
Literacy Strategies in Social Studies
South Iredell High School
Activation of prior/background knowledge
Active engagement in the content
Research ALSO says:
What ever is in your mind at the moment you encounter something new…
Will be a key determinate of whether you “get” the new idea or not
Duh – right???
It’s not what we WISH they know prior to instruction
BUT… what they DO know!
Thinking about Thinking
Poems for Two Voices
Concentric Circle Discussion/Kagan’s Inside-Outside Circle