Designing Learning for Relevance, Rigor and Research
Special Webinar Presentation by Sue Fitzgerald and Kirsten Wilson
Research is the perfect venue to integrate critical thinking, communication, collaboration, and creativity skills. Learn about a successful collaborative assignment between an Instructional Coach, Technology Coach, the 6th grade Social Studies department, and librarian.
Discover how the essentials for 21st Century skills were introduced allowing students the opportunity to choose from a variety of web based tools in place of the traditional research paper. Join this lively discussion and learn how to implement an online research project with an emphasis on rigor and relevance.
Recorded August 14, 2017
Resources shared during webinar . . .
- Meet Lightbox
- 6th Grade Tech Apps Guiding Document
- 6th Grade World Geography Guiding Document
- "The Case for Multiple Texts"
- Communication, Collaboration, Critical Thinking, Creativity
Librarian, Gene Pike Middle School, Northwest ISD
Assistant Principal, Sendera Ranch Elementary, Northwest ISD
Originally posted May 1, 2017 / Updated August 14, 2017