This methods textbook takes a whole-language approach to teaching social studies and features the experiences of classroom teachers and college members. Updated and expanded literature examples include many titles that feature people of diverse backgrounds and abilities. Each chapter includes activities with an assessment section, technology products, thematic units and focus in the classroom boxes. Geography and economics chapters have been included in this edition, focusing on map skills and economic issues. The text is accompanied by an instructor's manual and evaluation items and Microtest III.Extending multicultural understanding through childrena#39;s books. In Children a#39;s ... Reading Horizons 29 (2): 85-92. Johnson ... The effects of expressive writing on the composing and learning processes of sixth-grade students in social studies.
|Title||:||Elementary & Middle School Social Studies|
|Author||:||Pamela J. Farris, Susan M. Cooper|
|Publisher||:||McGraw-Hill Humanities, Social Sciences & World Languages - 1997|