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Best Practices for Teaching Social Studies What Award-Winning Classroom Teachers Do by Randi B. Stone
  

Best Practices for Teaching Social Studies What Award-Winning Classroom Teachers Do

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Best Practices for Teaching Social Studies What Award-Winning Classroom Teachers Do by Randi B. Stone

Randi Stone transports readers into the lively classrooms of award-winning teachers in this collection of outstanding methods for teaching social studies to diverse elementary, middle, and high school learners. Like its companion volumes for teaching writing, mathematics, and science, Best Practices for Teaching Social Studies presents firsthand accounts from educators offering fresh ideas and inquiry-based techniques to build student confidence, increase academic achievement, and develop critical thinking skills. Highlights include master teachers' tips on how to: Organize and produce oral history projects Use technology to explore diversity Teach the art of geography and the geography of art Put the social back into social studies, and more! Beginning and experienced teachers alike will discover an abundance of creative teaching practices to strengthen the social studies curriculum.

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Book Info

Publication date

28th July 2015

Author

Randi B. Stone

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Publisher

Sky Pony Press an imprint of Skyhorse Publishing

Format

Paperback
120 pages

Categories

Teaching of a specific subject
Educational: Citizenship & social education

ISBN

9781632205469

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