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History and the Common Core Writing Standards

created Jun 03, 2015 11:35 PM
Originally posted on  March 10, 2012  by Shennan Hutton One of the major things that I like about the new Common Core Reading and Writing Standards for Literacy in History-Social Studies is ...

Common Core for History-No Fear!

created Jun 03, 2015 11:33 PM
Originally posted on  March 1, 2012  by Shennan Hutton Since the mid-1990s, young snowboarders have often worn tee-shirts bearing the lifestyle clothing brand name No Fear. The slogan ...

Civil War Unit Ready to Pilot!

created Jun 03, 2015 11:32 PM
Originally posted on  January 19, 2012  by Shennan Hutton I am totally thrilled to announce: THE HISTORY BLUEPRINT CIVIL WAR UNIT IS READY! Click on this link, and see it all for ...

Blueprint at the American Historical Association Conference

created Jun 03, 2015 11:28 PM
Originally posted on  January 14, 2012  by Shennan Hutton Last Saturday, Karen Halttunen, Kristi Peckham, Amy Hale and I gave a presentation about the History Blueprint and the new Civil ...

Teaching Common Core Literacy Standards in History Classes

created Jun 03, 2015 11:25 PM
Originally posted on  December 23, 2011  by Shennan Hutton For the secondary history teacher, teaching reading and writing can seem like pretty formidable tasks.  Most of us were never ...
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