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Teaching and learning elementary social studies

Arthur K. Ellis

Teaching and learning elementary social studies

by Arthur K. Ellis

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Published by Pearson Education in Boston .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementArthur K. Ellis
Classifications
LC ClassificationsLB1584 .E39 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24523085M
ISBN 100137039492
ISBN 109780137039494
LC Control Number2010001270
OCLC/WorldCa501404156

Organized around four commonplaces of education—learners and learning, subject matter, teachers and teaching, and classroom environment—Elementary Social Studies provides a rich and ambitious framework to help social studies teachers achieve powerful teaching and learning results. By blending the theoretical and the practical, the authors deeply probe the basic elements of quality. If you think you know Ellis, think again! Widely admired for its warm voice and abundance of children’s art and writing, Teaching and Learning Elementary Social Studies integrates constructivist philosophies of active learning with the essential knowledge, basic skills, and positive values required of citizens in a healthy and diverse chickashacf.com Range: $ - $1,

Social studies is an often-neglected subject in elementary school because it isn’t generally assessed on the state standardized tests that young children take. However, informational text comprehension IS tested and what better way to teach non-fiction reading strategies than through interesting and relevant resources about the world students live in? This page will help you . Patriotism and Flag education, the history of the state, and age-appropriate lessons on the history of the Holocaust are also included in the social studies curriculum. Through social studies, students learn to read informational text, clarify their thinking, think critically, examine historical documents, form opinions and cite evidence to.

General social studies establishes a foundation for all of the subsequent, more specific classes that students will take in history, civics and the like. Typically, students take general social studies in elementary school, then move to more specific areas of study in middle school, and even more in-depth subjects in high school and college. 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 values.


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