Are you looking for K-5 History curriculum that meets content and skill standards, engages students in inquiry, and fits well in your classroom? Try Emerging America's new K-5 "click and play" historical investigations. Curriculum is adaptable for remote instruction.
Find a list of units and other details on our History's Mysteries program page.
Register for this exciting fully-online introduction to the new curriculum, History's Mysteries. Program creators, veteran educators Laurie Risler and Kelley Brown, will lead K-5 teachers through six History's Mysteries units, one per grade level, each containing 4-5 lessons and fully addressing a topic in the new standards for that grade.
Teachers will have the option to develop a plan to teach with the curriculum in the fall, with an additional fall webinar date to be arranged with workshop participants.
Teachers, Grade K-5; Elementary curriculum leaders.
Cost and Registration
This training is $50 ($40 for Collaborative members). Training cost is reduced thanks to support from the Library of Congress Teaching with Primary Sources program.
Registration Deadline: July 9, 2020
July 16 and 23 - 7-8:30pm WEBINARS
Optional fall extension (earn 10 PDPs total) at no additional cost. Additional webinar November 12 - 7pm. Receive remote support for teaching lessons through Dec 15, 2020.
Professional Development Points
Receive a letter of participation for hour hours upon completion of the summer webinars.
July participants will have the option to develop a plan to teach one or more units in the fall, and participate in an additional fall webinar in November. After teaching a unit, participants must complete an online reflection survey. Those who complete both summer and fall requirements will receive 10 PDPs (Massachusetts) or a letter documenting 10 hours of participation.