Strategy: Building Background Knowledge

 

Introduction

Introduction to Building Background Knowledge

Why it works

Research presentation on Why Building Background Knowledge Works

How Teach Lesson

 

 

Presentation on How and Why To Use This Effective Strategy in a GeoLiteracy ELL lesson

 

Sample Lesson

 

Sample GeoLiteracy Lesson Using Building Background Knowledge Strategy


Additional Resources

Reading on


Building Background Knowledge: Research on Why It Works




Part of a Virtual GeoLiteracy Workshop on teaching

    Geography and English Language Learners

      Supported by a National Geographic Education Foundation Grant