Advanced Summer Institute: Literacy in the Content Area

Using (Re)-Imagining Content Area Literacy by Roni Jo Draper and Uncommonly Good Ideas: Teaching Writing in the Common Core Era by Sandra Murphy and Mary Ann Smith, Vickie Feazelle, LOWP's co director, will lead our Advanced Institute in a study of strategies and ideas in social studies and science. Our two years study, with an NWP SEED grant ,will help us develop literacy lessons for science and history in the ELA classroom.