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Unit 3: Implementing the CA CCSS in Civics and Government, Economics, and Geography

Unit 2 focused primarily on how to integrate the CA CCSS into history instruction. This unit will offer suggestions for how to implement the CA CCSS in civics and government, economics, and geography.
 

LEARNING OBJECTIVES FOR UNIT 3

Throughout and upon completion of Unit 3, participants will:

  • Understand the importance of teaching with discipline-specific literacy skills in history/social studies to strengthen student understanding of both the CA History-Social Science Standards as well as the CA CCSS for ELA.
  • Explore how to integrate the CA CCSS for ELA/Literacy into civics and government,
    economics, and geography instruction.