Making U.S. History and Geography Come Alive

DescriptionIf your class is studying the regions of the United States and important topics in U.S. history, this is the workshop for you. We will discuss a variety of impactful resources to use during your social studies classes that will help your students connect with these unique times and places.  Get great ideas for lesson plans and units of study that you can start using in your classroom right away.


InstructorLaura Gurley, the owner of The Teachers’ Lounge, has a degree in Elementary Education from St. Louis University. She is an experienced classroom teacher who has worked with children from early childhood through the upper grades. Laura is currently teaching third grade at Visitation Academy and has been a workshop instructor at The Teachers’ Lounge for the past eight years. She enjoys sharing new and practical ideas with our local educators. Laura specializes in getting teachers to “think outside the box” as she shows them how to transform basic teacher tools into spectacular student manipulatives. Her classes are filled with hands-on activities that teachers won’t forget.


Each participant will receive a $10 voucher to use at The Teachers' Lounge.

Grades: 3-8
PD (Profesional Development) Hours: 1.5
Cost: $40.00

This workshop is scheduled for:
07/08/2019 01:00 AM
07/10/2019 10:30 AM
This workshop is currently not scheduled. If you are interested in gathering enough teachers to put on this workshop, please call 314-843-2227.