Use our student-centered teaching strategies to strengthen your students’ literacy skills, nurture critical thinking, and create a respectful classroom climate. You can implement these strategies with any academic content.
The teaching strategies on this page are referenced within The Reconstruction Era and the Fragility of Democracy unit.
We have developed 7 lessons that accompany each of the videos in our series on the Reconstruction era. These lessons provide educators with a framework for introducing the historical background and responding to the questions raised in the central video of the lesson.
This resource is for teachers participating in the Chicago Public Schools Social Science 3.0 PD Academy.
It is a part of a pilot to guide planning of a 5- week Facing History Unit in the 2014-2015 School Year. Please login/register to access.