teaching science and social studies

Teaching science and social studies when you've got a classroom of struggling learners can feel overwhelming, but it doesn't have to be. Get strategies and tools to help support your learners in these critical content areas while they work to build the literacy and math skills they need for independence. Learn ways to differentiate and assess to ensure all students can master science and social studies standards in your classroom. You'll find resources and ideas for building content area vocabulary and conceptual understanding designed to support struggling and reluctant learners. 

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Do you have students who need a quick win? Check out these ready-to-implement ideas for science and social studies to struggling learners. These strategies and resources are designed to be used immediately for building content knowledge and skills. 

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Finding high-quality, engaging resources for science and social studies can be a challenge. Select what you're looking for to find resources for teaching science and social studies designed for teaching these content areas with struggling learners in mind. 

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