Historical Thinking : Preparing students for College, Career, and Civic Life
January 26, 2013
9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.

Scroll down below the agenda for additional resources

9:00-9:15 – Welcome and Introductions



9:15-10:15 – Update on C3 Framework
  • The vision document - C3 Framework
  • Focus on Instructional Arc


10:15-10:25 – Break

10:25-11:30 – Historical Thinking – Navigating the Instructional Arc

  • Aligning thinking to C3 vision document

11:30-12:00 – Debrief and Collaboration – The Instructional Arc

Sample Lesson Plan: The Boston Massacre (5th Grade)

12:00-12:45 – Lunch

12:45-2:45 – Collaborative Lesson Planning

2:45-3:00 – Debrief and next steps…



Introduction to "Historical Thinking"

Teaching History Link

Library of Congress Primary Source lesson plans:

Latin America (Primary Sources)

Asian Primary Sources