Making Connections in Elementary and Middle School Social Studies, Second Edition is the best text for teaching primary school teachers how to integrate social studies into other content areas. This book is a comprehensive, reader-friendly text that demonstrates how personal connections can be incorporated into social studies education while meeting the National Council for the Social Studiese(tm) thematic, pedagogical, and disciplinary standards. Praised for its eoewealth of strategies that go beyond social studies teaching, e including classroom strategies, pedagogical techniques, activities and lesson plan ideas, this book examines a variety of methods both novice and experienced teachers alike can use to integrate social studies into other content areas.Mr. Tollefson designed learning centers for his second-grade classroom that included activities to extend or apply information ... Throughout the year, many of his learning centers combined math, reading, writing, and thinking skills with social studies, science, or other curriculum. ... They might work with a friend to create a short drama, design a PowerPoint presentation, write a book review, create aanbsp;...
|Title||:||Making Connections in Elementary and Middle School Social Studies|
|Author||:||Andrew P. Johnson|
|Publisher||:||SAGE - 2009-10-15|