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Teaching social studies in high schools.

Edgar Bruce Wesley

Teaching social studies in high schools.

by Edgar Bruce Wesley

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Published by Heath in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social sciences -- Study and teaching

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsH62 .W43 1950
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 594p.
    Number of Pages594
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6066926M
    LC Control Number50004441
    OCLC/WorldCa268353

    The following books are a selection of titles for students in grades K 3, taken from a list of books evaluated and selected by the National Council for the Social Studies (NCSS) and the Children's Book Council (CBC). I have added a teaching tip of my own for each book. A Key to Social Studies Standards. May 26,  · You might think of social studies as a subject taught in high school, not preschool. But although preschool curriculum does not include typical "social studies" subjects such as history and sociology, social studies permeate the preschool classroom, from learning about holidays and jobs around town to exploring identity in terms of family and community/5(27).

    The Journal of Social Studies Research (JSSR) is an internationally recognized peer-reviewed journal designed to foster the dissemination of ideas and research findings related to the social studies. JSSR is the official publication of The International Society for the Social Studies (ISSS). JSSR is published four times per year (winter, spring. May 02,  · Recently, a high school teacher on our WeAreTeachers HELPLINE asked readers to suggest the best social studies websites around. As usual, our teacher friends came through in force! We’ve rounded up the links as well as the official tout from each website. Check it out and share your picks for the best social studies websites in the comments.

    Social Studies Curriculum – High School Adopted US History B ( – Current) Mission Statement: The Social Studies Department at Alton High School is a professional learning community of teachers/scholars united by a common goal to enhance the knowledge of and understanding of the American past. They work to. Strategies for Teaching Social Studies: Methods/Strategies: (Quick Descriptions) Case Study: Concept Formation: Cooperative Learning Strategies: Graffiti Groups: Teams-Games-Tournaments: Think Pair Shares Strategies for Teaching Social Studies.


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Teaching Social Studies Social studies is defined by the National Council for Social Studies as “the integrated study of the social sciences and humanities to promote civic competence.” General social studies establishes a foundation for all of the subsequent, more specific classes that students will take in history, civics and the like.

Now in its 4 th edition, this popular text for secondary social studies methods courses integrates discussions of educational goals and the nature of history and social studies with ideas for organizing social studies curricula, units, lessons, projects, and activities.

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