Literacy

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 , wonderful primer on social studies literacy.  Another type of content that my students like to bring into class are youtube videos like oversimplified.  I like to have students listen to radio reports or podcasts.  How should teachers chose content for their classes or are there additional strategies to use to help support students as they "read" all this content? 

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