Feeling a bit uneasy about how to respond to the Common Core Literacy Standards for History / Government? Struggling with what that looks like? Need a few ideas and suggestions for integrating reading and writing into your social studies instruction?

Check out the 12 web sites below to get a head start:

Literacy Strategies & Book Sites

And you know I love a good graphic organizer. You should too. Because they help you and your students scaffold historical thinking.

So tomorrow? Eight sweet tools to help your students make sense of a wide variety of documents and other resources.