Geography Content Integration Plan
by Beth Taylor
I teach in the IGNITE program at O’Malley Elementary. We utilize and create thematic units for this enrichment program. When teaching a unit, we like to approach the subject from many directions in order to engage our many different types of learners. We integrate writing, math, economics, visual arts, and performing arts. We want to include technology and geography. I took this geospatial…Continue
Added by Beth L Taylor on November 30, 2011 at 1:00pm — No Comments
Ever want to know what really happened?
This online course starts January 30, 2012. The syllabus for this course is at 2012CourseSyllabus.doc
1) Ability to access an archives or special collection (government, library, genealogical society, historical society, or newspaper) near your home.
2) An interest in discovering history for…Continue
Added by Carol Buswell on November 10, 2011 at 3:12pm — No Comments
When in the course of human events it becomes necessary for one people to dissolve the political ties which have connected them with another and assume among the powers of the earth the separate and equal station for which the laws of nature and its Author entitle them, a decent respect to the…Continue
Added by Shelise Hague on November 1, 2011 at 1:57pm — No Comments
Cuando en el curso de los acontecimientos humanos se hace necesario para un pueblo disolver los lazos políticos que le han unido con otro y asumir entre los poderes de la tierra, el rango separado é igual, para el…Continue
Added by Shelise Hague on November 1, 2011 at 1:56pm — No Comments
In watching the videos, I noticed that so many are looking to the future to teach students about the past. It is my hope that while we adapt to our students' needs that we also teach to cherish the history. In movies about the future and such, some lose the reality of books. I know that as we turn to a more technological world, books may become a thing of the past. There is something to be said as that happens - many learners need the feel of a page turning and the touch of a pen or…Continue
Added by Shelise Hague on November 1, 2011 at 1:00pm — No Comments