FHS Newsblast

November 2018 E. Frank Bayer, LMS

Free Resources Available from Britannica


Are you looking for a quick graphic organizer to assist your students? The Britannica Digital Learning resource has you covered. You will find everything from making inferences to Venn diagrams to claim, reason and evidence. Don't forget, Britannica Encyclopedia Database comes in three levels and can be translated into many different languages. All available from NOVEL. See the librarian for home access to set up a teacher account.

Teacher Workshop at the NY Historical Society

New York Historical Society offers Professional Development

The New York Historical Society has excellent teacher seminars, covering Hogwarts and Magic to the Hudson River and the history of environmentalism in New York. The full calendar of teacher pd is posted on their website. Sign up now before your favorite workshop is filled up. Most courses give CTLE credit, and most are only $15.00.