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Effective teaching in elementary social studies

  • 385 Pages
  • 0.69 MB
  • English
Macmillan , New York
Social sciences -- Study and teaching (Elementary) -- United S


United St

Other titlesElementary social studies.
StatementTom V. Savage, David G. Armstrong.
ContributionsArmstrong, David G.
LC ClassificationsLB1584 .S34 1987
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 385 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2722832M
ISBN 100024064009
LC Control Number86016393

Sixth Edition. Effective Teaching in Elementary Social Studies. Tom V. Savage ♦ David G. Armstrong. Widely praised as practical and user-friendly, Effective Teaching in Elementary Social Studies, Six Edition, offers a clear overview of the social sciences to strengthen preservice teachers' content knowledge and outlines effective methods for teaching social studies in today's diverse Cited by: In effective social studies programs, elementary teachers use a variety of approaches, strategies, technology, and materials to support children’s interests and abilities.

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Katy Swalwell, Iowa State University Introduction This white paper provides an overview of the problems facing elementary social studies education and recommends research­based strategies for addressing Size: KB. Effective teaching in elementary social studies book book featured above has great social studies menus which help differentiate instruction.

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With the right social studies curriculum, you’ll not only meet state standards, but you’ll help students to get a better grasp on how the country and the world was shaped over. preparing for teaching at the primary level would select more primary teachers as exceptionally effective.

The study did not include a reckoning of the intended teaching area of the students and their selected teacher. For example, there may have been a high representation of prospective social studies and English teachers in the Size: KB. One of the widely spread definitions, which tries to cover most aspects of social studies, is that of the National Council for the Social Studies (NCSS).

According to it: "Social studies is the integrated study of the social sciences and humanities to promote civic competence. Effective teaching in social studies. In this section, find out more about key social studies teaching and learning approaches, including building conceptual understandings, and approaches to social inquiry.

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Key words: Differentiated instruction, social studies, democratic classrooms, instructional strategies, diversity, children’s literature Introduction Effective teachers adapt instruction to meet the needs of individual. This book is about the teaching, instruction, and curricula required to give diverse learners a fighting chance in today's classroom as well as outside the classroom.

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following literacy skills for social studies are intended to be exemplary rather than definitive. Listens, read, write, and speak with comprehension and clarity Define and apply discipline-based conceptual vocabulary Describe people, places, and events, and the connections between and among them.

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Connecting Science, Social Studies, and Language Arts: an interdisciplinary approach AMY AKINS Saint Mary School, Fort Walton Beach, USA VALARIE L. AKERSON Indiana University, Bloomington, USA ABSTRACT The purpose of this study was to see how well an elementary teacher intern was able to help her students see both the differences between languageCited by: The Elementary Social Studies Curriculum I n this chapter, we examine the many factors that are transforming the elementary social studies curriculum, including the Common Core State Stan-dards, 21st Century Skills, and new technologies such as ebooks, as well as the more traditional topics of civic goals, national curriculum patterns, and Size: 1MB.

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8) is based on constructivist principles and encourages teachers to use strategies that help children become active critical : On-line Supplement. Teaching Reading with the Social Studies Standards: Elementary Units that Integrate Great Books, Social Studies, and the Common Core Standards Edited by Syd Golston and Peggy Altoff NCSS Bulletinpp., This book has been designed for elementary teachers who want to meet the Common Core Standards for Reading Literature as they teach social studies.

dards for Social Studies created by the National Council for the Social Studies iden-tifies 10 such themes. They have become the best-known knowledge themes for social studies instruction in the elementary and middle grades and have been incorporated into a number of state and local social studies standards frameworks: 1.

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