CCSS ELA for Art Teachers (K-5)

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Program description:
As teachers of all disciplines are asked to reinforce literacy in their classrooms, many art teachers wonder how to authentically address Common Core in their curriculum. In this workshop, participants will learn how to incorporate English Language Arts into their everyday classroom to reinforce literacy.

Length: This workshop is available as a one-hour presentation or a 3-hour workshop.
Target audience: K-5 art teachers

This workshop is available offsite! Please indicate on your request form if you would like Nelson-Atkins staff to deliver this program at your school.

Program alignments to CCSS-ELA:

Identify and determine the main idea and retell, recount, explain, summarize how key details support and main idea.
- Reading Standards for Informational Text #2

Describe, explain, the relationship between visual and textual information; interpret and explain how visual information contributes to an understanding of the text and demonstrate the ability to answer a question or solve a problem.
-Reading Standards for Informational Text #7

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