OldKathleen

Killeen ISD

July 11, 2024

 

Workshop Logistics Form

 

 

Differentiating for Gifted Students

GT Students Presentation Check List

 

Presentation

GT Strategies for Social Studies – original presentation

Presentation Differentiating for Gifted Students – locked presentation

Materials

India Lap Book and Centers

Hexagonal Thinking on India

Prepare It Economy of the Colonies Escape Room – these are from my socialstudies+ program, so it is formatted differently.

Learn It Economy of the Colonies

Comprehend It Economy of the Colonies Escape Room

Fact or Fib Handout

Review Games

Checklist for Review Games

Presentation Review Games – Locked Presentation

Review Strategies for Social Studies – original if you want to make changes

 

 

Materials

I will be sending most of these games to you 🙂

World War II Pick in Three Review Game

The Declaration of Independence vs. The Constitution Card Sort

World War II Pick in Three Review Game

Hexagonal Thinking on India

Prepare It Economy of the Colonies Escape Room – these are from my socialstudies+ program, so it is formatted differently.

Learn It Economy of the Colonies

Comprehend It Economy of the Colonies Escape Room

Social Studies Strategies

Presentation Instructional Strategies for Social Studies – locked presentation

Social Studies Strategies Checklist

Instructional Strategies for Social Studies

 

Materials

4 Corner Signs

Civic Duties and Responsibilities Activity with Scenarios

Civic Duties Vocabulary Puzzle

Number Signs for Structured Debate – Smaller Size

Primary Source Instruction

Presentation for Primary Source Practice – to present

Using Primary Sources – original

 

Primary Source Instruction

2023-Primary-Source-Questions FINAL – copy onto cardstock and cut out.  You will need 2 sets.

Patterns in Primary Source STAAR Questions

Primary Source Practice Model

Primary Source Practice Templates

Variety of Primary Source Practices

Social Studies Skills Cards

Social Studies Skills Handouts

Primary Source Dictionary (This is just an extra handout I thought would benefit the 8th grade teachers.)

Lamar CISD

June 12, 2024

Complete Social Studies Success Logistics – Workshop logistics form

Checklist for Lamar CISD

 

Presentation

Presentation Social Studies Strategies Training  – Locked presentation

 

Handouts

Primary Source Instruction

2023-Primary-Source-Questions FINAL – copy onto cardstock and cut out.  You will need 2 sets.

Patterns in Primary Source STAAR Questions

Primary Source Practice Model

Primary Source Practice Templates

Variety of Primary Source Practices

Social Studies Skills Cards

Social Studies Skills Handouts

Primary Source Dictionary (This is just an extra handout I thought would benefit the 8th grade teachers.)

 

Vocabulary Strategies

Africa Vocabulary Terms

Bumper Words Template

Color Coded Vocabulary Activity for Africa

Connection Cards to Print No Points

Vocabulary Card Sort

Vocabulary Pyramid

Vocabulary Strategies Doodle Notes

 

Reading Strategies

During Reading Strategies Placards

Image Analysis Guiding Questions

Impact of an Earthquake

Mosaic for end of the day

 

Active Notes

Active Notes Scavenger Hunt

Active Notes! For Scavenger Hunt

Readings for Active Notes with TEKS

 

 

Strategy Manuals (for sponsor to print)

Print Copy Active Notes Strategy Manual

Print Copy Literacy Strategies

Print Copy Vocabulary Activities

School of Science and Technology

February 19, 2024

Presentation for Building Engagement

Engagement Strategies for Social Studies

 

 

Inventions of World War 1 Activity

Brain Break Descriptions and Question Stems

Design Qualities of Engagement Handout

Review Games Handout

Killeen ISD

July 26, 2023

Workshop Logistics Form from Killeen

 

GT STUDENTS

PowerPoint and Script

GT Students Script

Presentation GT Students – locked slides

Supporting GT Students for Success – if you want to modify

Checklist for GT Session

 

GT Students Handouts

GT Students Sentence Sort – you should have these from last time, if not, you will need to cut them out and place them in envelopes

Supporting GT Students Checklist and Doodle Notes – I am sending to you

Boston Massacre for GT Students– for your reference, I am sending everything to you

Explorers Of Texas GT Activity – reference

 

Instructional Strategies – Discussion

PowerPoint and Script

Presentation Instructional Strategies – Discussion

to modify Discussion Strategies for Social Studies

Script Instructional Strategies

Checklist for Instructional Strategies

 

Handouts to make

4 Corner Signs

Gandhi Reading and Quotes

Background Reading on WWI no Questions

Elgin Marbles Structured Discussion Activity – you just need the readings and the opinion/proof notes – I will send you the images for the preview activity

Nathan Hale Primary Source Information for Expert Groups  – you will need to print off copies of the image analysis, quote analysis, and song

Immigration Readings for Fishbowl Activity

Fishbowl Rubric

Roving Reporter Question Stems

 

School of Science and Technology

August 2, 2023

1-4 pm (Central Time)

 

Interactive Student Notebook and Active Notes!

Presentation for Interactive Student Notebook and Active Notes

To Modify Interactive Student Notebook and Active Notes

Script for ISN and Active Notes

 

All participant handouts can be found here: www.socialstudiessuccess.com/SSTISN

 

 

 

Birdville ISD

August 9, 2023

 

  • Social Studies Success Orientation (New Middle School Teachers)
  • Engaging Discussion Strategies (All Teachers)

SSS Workshop Logistics Form August 2023

Address: 3401 Labadie Dr, Richland Hills, TX  76118

 

 

AM Resource Overview

Presentation AM Resource Overview – I am not creating a script for this since it is mostly the same as Killeen. The small portion of notes for the religion lesson is next to each slide.

Social Studies Strategies for Success – original if you want to make changes.

Birdville Checklist

 

 

Handouts for Teachers

Password Directions for Accessing Website – every teacher will need a copy.  They should have accounts by the time of the training.

How to access your Boom Cards – every teacher needs a copy

Boston Massacre for GT Students– Use any extra copies from Killeen, print the rest

Explorers Of Texas GT Activity – Use any extra copies from Killeen, print the rest

Religions of the World Activity Updated – for your reference (you are not following the directions, I have modified it for the workshop – I am mailing you copies for this

Password Directions for Accessing Website

How to access your Boom Cards

 

Instructional Strategies – Discussion

PowerPoint and Script

Presentation Instructional Strategies – Discussion

to modify Discussion Strategies for Social Studies

Script Instructional Strategies

 

 

Handouts to make

(bring extras from Killeen – print what you need)

4 Corner Signs

Gandhi Reading and Quotes

Background Reading on WWI no Questions

Elgin Marbles Structured Discussion Activity

Nathan Hale Primary Source Information for Expert Groups

Immigration Readings for Fishbowl Activity

Fishbowl Rubric

Roving Reporter Question Stems

Channelview ISD

February 20, 2023

Workshop Logistics Form (3)

 

AM session on Social Studies Strategies for Kathleen – your presentation

Social Studies Strategies for Success – original if you want to make changes.

These are the handouts I am sending to the sponsor for the AM session on Social Studies Strategies.

Tips for teaching vocabulary terms

American Revolution Color Coded Vocabulary Activity

Using Word Walls in Social Studies

Vocabulary Pyramid – please cut in half if possible prior to the workshop

fist list – please cut in half if possible

Earthquake Reading

Image Analysis Guiding Questions

Three 3’s in a Row

Literacy Strategies for Social Studies – we will need one for each partner or individual copies of this manual.

Vocabulary Strategies Manual with Google Slides – this is a manual you can choose to print or just give the teachers electronically.

 

 

PM Sessions

Active Notes

Active Notes for PM Session – presentation for you

Active Notes for CVISD – original if you want to make changes

I will be sending you all of the resources for this workshop.

 

Review Games for 8th Grade STAAR and EOC STAAR

STAAR Review Games for Kathleen – presentation

Review Games – original if you want to make changes

 

I will have the same presentation for both sessions, you will just need to switch out the games.  I will send you most of the games, and the rest you can just talk about.  This is what I am sending the sponsor:

 

Review Games Handout – need 50 copies for both STAAR review sessions

Here are electronic copies of the games we played to share with your teachers.

The Progressive Era Task Cards

Modern Era Hexagonical Thinking

Guess in Three Review Game on the Modern Era

Industrial Revolutions Task Cards

Guess in 3 Game over the Industrial Revolution

Charades Plus Review Strategy

US History Era Review Activity

HS US Era Review

The US Goes to War Escape Room Activity – 8th grade

The US Goes to War Escape Room Activity – high school

 

Goose Creek ISD – June 21

GCCISD Logistics

Building Engagement in Social Studies

Building Engagement in Social Studies for Kathleen – original presentation in case you want to make changes

Building Engagement Presentation – presentation for building engagement

 

Supplies you need for the Engagement Session

Welcome and Introduction:

post-it notes

socks

Design Quality Signs – I printed these signs and had teachers put their post it note with their name on it next to their focus area

Doodle Notes for Engagement – I am sending you copies

 

Why Study History Model:

Number Signs 1-4

Why Study History Word Walls

Connection Cards for Word Walls

Question Dice

Pick a Card

Why Study History Predict This – you will need to print and cut in 1/2

Why Study History for Workshops – I am sending you copies

 

Latin America Model

Crop It Tools and questions – Crop it Tool and Questions PDF

Text Coding Cards

Latin America Resources – you should have these from previous sessions, but you will need to print the vocabulary activity again – place the Columbus image and the reading into the restaurant menus

dry erase markers and baby wipes

 

Games

Charades Plus play dough and sets

Task cards with army soldiers and Kaboom! sets

The Colonization of Latin America Task Cards – Sample Copy – you can print these task cards for the games at the end if you want to

 

Engagement Make-n-Take

I have sent these to the coordinator to make but here is a copy if you want to look:

Engagement Checklist for Each Station  

Directions for Engagement Stations

 

 

 

Aldine ISD – June 22

Workshop Logistics Form

Discussion Strategies in Social Studies

Session 1 – 8:30-11:30

Session 2 – 12:30-3:30
Discussion Strategies –  original in case you want to make changes
Resources for Discussion Strategies
Indian Wars Song – I have sent to Aldine to print
Colonization Lesson
Updated Colonization of Texas – I will be sending to Deborah to print.  You will need the word wall images, but I think you have them
Number Signs for Structured Debate for Secondary School – print on cardstock for your structured discussion
Immigration Lesson
Immigration to the US – entire lesson – I will have the background reading printed in Aldine, but you will need to print the readings and primary sources for the Irish, German, and Chinese.
Other information
4 Discussion Strategies for Social Studies – this is the manual that will be printed
3 Discussion Strategies for Social Studies – if you want to watch a video of me doing part of this presentation.

Aldine ISD – June 23

Reading and Writing Strategies in Social Studies

Session 1 – 8:30-11:30

Reading and Writing Strategies Presentation PowerPoint – PowerPoint is too long – feel free to cut any part out you want

Reading Strategies – original if you want to make changes.

4 Corner Signs (1, 2, 3, 4)
post-it notes
Reading Cycle Doodle Notes – copies will be provided by district
Writing Strategies for Social Studies – just an fyi – I have asked coordinator to print

Killeen ISD

 

July 25: AM Session 9-12 (Teaching Social Studies for First and Second Year Teachers)

Presentation Social Studies Strategies for Novice Teachers

Novice Teachers – original if you want to modify

 

Why Study History Model:

Number Signs 1-4

Why Study History Word Walls

Connection Cards for Word Walls

Question Dice

Pick a Card

Why Study History Predict This – you will need to print and cut in 1/2

Why Study History for Workshops

 

Interactive Student Notebook

*Decide if you want to provide teachers notebooks – if so, use them to model.

You will need to bring some of your own student notebooks for samples

TCI Notebook Placards

 

July 25: PM Session 1-4 (Supporting ELL Students in Social Studies)

Presentation Supporting ELL Students in Social Studies

Supporting ELL Students

 

Top Ten Strategies Sort

Smaller ELL Strategy Cards To Print – 4 to a page – print enough sets on card stock so that you have one set for each partner group

Top 10 Strategies Cards to Print – if you want to make placards for any reason

 

Jamestown Model

ELL Sample Lesson Early English Colonies – word wall terms, vocabulary activity, reading, Doodle Notes and Act-It-Out

 

Vocabulary

Using Word Walls in Social Studies Handout

Tips for Selecting Vocabulary

 

 

July 26: AM Session 9-12 (Supporting GT Students in Social Studies)

Supporting GT Students in Social Studies

GT Students – original PP

 

Introduction Activity – GT Sort

GT Students Sentence Sort – cut this page into strips and put into envelopes.  You will need enough envelopes for partner groups

Supporting GT Students Checklist PDF – copy front to back

 

Great Depression in Texas

The Great Depression Activity – this will take a lot of prep.  You will need folders for the images and popsicle sticks for the puppets.  Run the puppets off on cardstock if possible.

 

Constitution Escape Room

Uncovering the Secrets of the Constitution Escape Room Activity with Keys – takes a ton of prep, you will need large envelopes

 

Extra Lesson for teachers to modify

What is a Monsoon

 

 

July 26: PM Session 1-4 (Solid Instructional Strategies)

exact same session as Discussion Session in Aldine

Discussion Strategies –  original in case you want to make changes
Resources for Discussion Strategies
Colonization Lesson
Immigration Lesson
Other information
3 Discussion Strategies for Social Studies – if you want to watch a video of me doing part of this presentation.

School of Science and Technology

*** You will need to create a Zoom meeting for 12 – 3:30 pm Texas time (Central) and send me the link so I can share it with Valerie.  Your contact is:

 

Valerie Flores

3-8 Social Studies District Curriculum Coordinator

School of Science and Technology

5300 Wurzbach Rd. #800 San Antonio, TX 78238

Phone: 210.957.1955 Ext. 115

vflores@ssttx.org

All of the resources for the teachers are located on this page: www.socialstudiessuccess.com/reading – make sure the links work and you have opened them all prior to the workshop.  The jamboard links are tricky because you have to hit the back button to get back to the sss page.

*** you will need to type the questions from slide 6 and slide 74 into the Zoom Poll prior to the workshop

Earthquake Lesson Model

https://jamboard.google.com/d/1ZWbk5gqMZjavCokSj4nNBTmtid60BbWKozh7ongDOCU/edit?usp=sharing – Link to jamboard for Earthquake gallery walk – make sure it is editable and teachers can add sticky notes

 

https://jamboard.google.com/d/1ouT9Z2ba1aWk_o9pbW_ts6MyCCQv8xwqgK4DqNVXQLE/viewer?f=11 – link to jamboard for Earthquake Reading

 

https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1hBuDALT9uDGUzi1PbgWQY_MdHhXi6Nu3HCxmLcd3k9I/copy – link to Google Doc for writing

 

 

 

2023

Aldine ISD

7/12th
Location: Bamberg Staff Development Center, 9999 Veterans Memorial Drive , Room 9
Building opens at 7am
8:30-11:30 Hands-On Brain On
12:30-3:30  Interactive Notebook
Room will have moveable tables and projector.
No white board, but I can have post-it note pads.
Contact: Deborah Johnson 7143-823-5812  onsite: Colleen Powell 281-985-6169
7/17
Location: East Aldine Town Center, 2909 E Aldine Amphitheatre Drive, Houston 77039,  Room B
Opens at 8am
8:30-11:30 Interactive Notebook
12:30-3:30 Hands On Brain On
Room will have moveable tables and projector.
No white board, but I can have post-it note pads.
Contact: Deborah Johnson 7143-823-5812
Plan for 25 max each session. (I really don’t think so!)  I am going to make copies of all color copies and take it to Deborah – her secretary will be doing the black/white copies.
Hands On, Brains On

PowerPoint Presentations

Presentation for Hands On, Brains On – This is a locked presentation to preserve fonts

Hands On, Brains On – You can modify this presentation if you want

 

Checklist and Script for Presentation

Checklist for Presentation Hands On, Brains On

Script for Hands On, Brains On

 

Model Lessons – These are the lessons you are going to be modeling for your reference.

American Revolution Lap Book with Word Wall Terms, Template, and Readings

Digging Deeper into the Boston Massacre for 5th Grade

Color Coded Vocabulary Activity for the Boston Massacre

Hexagonal Thinking for the American Revolution

Vietnam Gallery Walk

Strategies for Review Games

 

 

 

Interactive Student Notebook

ISN Checklist

script for ISN

2023 Presentation for Interactive Student Notebook

Interactive Student Notebook 

Social Studies Strategies for Success with Google Slides

 

Handouts I asked them to make

Interactive Notebook Guidelines

ISN Doodle Notes

Social Studies Strategies for Success with Google Slides (you can provide 1 copy for every other participant if there is too many pages)

American Revolution Color Coded Vocabulary Activity

Crop it Tool and Questions PDF

Strategies for Review Games

Cleveland ISD

July 18, 2023

1 and 2 Vocabulary Strategies in Social Studies
3 and 4 Anchor Charts in Secondary Social Studies – A Make & Take Session
5 Active Notes: Building Notes Around Social Studies Skills
2023-24 BLOCS Institute Program – all of the location and time information, etc.
Vocabulary Strategies in Social Studies
Handouts to make:
Industrial Revolution Guessing Game on Boom and Cards – I think you have these cards already, if you don’t, let me know
Anchor Charts in Social Studies

Anchor Charts Script

Presentation on Anchor Charts

To Modify Anchor Charts in Social Studies

The only materials you need are chart paper, the anchor chart manuals and markers

Active Notes

Active Notes for PM Session – presentation for you

Active Notes for CVISD – original if you want to make changes

Script for Active Notes

Active Notes Checklist

You are receiving all of the materials from Deborah