Science Literacy: It All Matters!

K-4 teachers will participate in sessions developed to create lesson plans, strategies, and assessments for students’ learning experiences in science standards. Learning experiences will focus on vocabulary, oral language, visuals, and read aloud comprehension while utilizing science texts. Sessions are designed to connect with students through age-appropriate teaching techniques, standards, and digital integration.

Comprehension, Vocabulary, Writing

Comprehension strategies that are used consistently across grade levels and embedded in all subjects. The strategies are taught using content reading and instructional materials.
(Main idea, close reading, text features)
Writing process, quick writes, writing from sources, basic text structures
Oral Language: components of an argument (claim, evidence, reason), speaking and thinking maps.