CCSS ELA for Art Teachers (6-12)

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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: 6-12 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:

Write arguments to support claims in an analysis of substantive topics or texts, using valid reasoning and relevant and sufficient evidence.
- College And Career Readiness Anchor Standards for Writing #1

Gather relevant information from multiple print and digital sources, assess the credibility and accuracy of each source, and integrate the information while avoiding plagiarism.
- College And Career Readiness Anchor Standards for Writing #7

Compare and contrast the representation of a subject, story, drama, or poem in two different artistic mediums or in multimedia versions; analyze the effects of techniques unique to each medium, what is emphasized or absent in each treatment, and how each interprets the source text.
- Reading Standards for Literature 6-12 #7

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