The latest edition of Pamela Farrisas popular, value-priced text continues tooffer pre- and in-service teachers creative strategies and proven techniques sensitive to the needs of all elementary and middle school learners. Coverage includes the C3 Framework and the four sets of learning from the National Curriculum Standards for Social Studies. Farris, together with contributors who specialize in implementing successful teaching methods and theories, demonstrate how classroom teachers can excite and inspire their students to be engaged learners.A third-grade class may build a model community with each student contributing a building (hospital, school, grocery store, shoe store, gas station, auto dealership, etc.). Older students may be encouraged to select a country and present a small-group project that reflects the culture, economy, ... Over a six- week period, students developed and wrote a report on their topic along with a project to be presented to their parents. ... Week Two: Begin project notebook; outline/display.
|Title||:||Elementary and Middle School Social Studies|
|Author||:||Pamela J. Farris|
|Publisher||:||Waveland Press - 2015-02-03|