During the 2011 – 2012 school year, the Eastern Michigan Writing Project devoted its efforts to studying the Common Core State Standards and developed model literacy lesson in Science and Social Studies. The study groups presented their findings to the EMWP community in the Spring of 2012. What follows are the links to these presentations.
Session I: Introduction to Interdisciplinary Literacy - Dr. Douglas Baker
Session II: Interdisciplinary Literacy – Science
Session III: Interdisciplinary Literacy – Social Studies
The Eastern Michigan Writing Project gratefully acknowledges the support of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and the National Writing Project for our current study of Disciplinary Literacy and the Common Core Standards.