ERIC Number: ED392674
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1995
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Learning through Literature: Geography, Intermediate.
Sterling, Mary Ellen
This resource book provides specific strategies and activities for integrating the intermediate geography curriculum with related children's literature selections. The book includes the following sections: (1) "World Geography Overview"; (2) "Oceans"; (3) "Polar Regions"; (4) "Islands"; (5) "Rain Forests"; (6) "Mountains"; (7) "Forests"; (8) "Rivers"; (9) "Deserts"; and (10) "Grasslands." Each section contains brief summaries of picture books, novels, and nonfiction books along with a variety of follow-up activities and supporting pages. An extensive bibliography for each sections lists other titles related to that area of geography. (EH)
Descriptors: Books, Childrens Literature, Elementary Education, Geography, Geography Instruction, Humanities, Integrated Activities, Interdisciplinary Approach, Language Arts, Social Studies, Whole Language Approach
Teacher Created Materials, Inc., P.O. Box 1040, Huntington Beach, CA 92647 (Order No. TCM 477).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Books
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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