Newsela is an innovative way for students to build reading comprehension with nonfiction that’s always relevant: daily news. It’s easy and amazing. Register now or learn more about the impact Newsela can have on your classroom.
Social studies educators teach students the content knowledge, intellectual skills, and civic values necessary for fulfilling the duties of citizenship in a participatory democracy. The mission of National Council for the Social Studies is to provide leadership, service, and support for all social studies educators.
In short, the Social Studies assesments are multi‐stepped tasks or projects aligned to specific state standards (Social Studies EALRs), which target skills and knowledge necessary for engaged, informed citizenship.
LDC Modules help teachers teach students to succeed on assignments created using LDC Template Tasks. Modules are built on a common “chassis” so instruction can be shared across a wide variety of grades, content areas, and instructional approaches.