Text Options for the Visually Impaired Font Size: a- A+ Color: A A A Revert 
Close vision bar
Open vision bar

Social Studies Literacy Resources

PA Common Core Standards for Reading in History and Social Studies

PA Common Core Standards for Writing in History and Social Studies

Overview of the Common Core State Standards for Secondary Teachers

Disciplinary Literacy in Social Studies from the Wisconsin Department of Education. Provides a definition of disciplinary literacy as applied to social studies as well as links to strategies and resources.

When Did I Become a Reading Teacher? - An honest look at why literacy is important across the content areas. Also provides easy literacy strategies for content area teachers.

Click here for social studies vocabulary resources and links to websites containing primary source documents and political cartoons