ERIC Number: ED404243
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1996
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Social Studies: Applications for a New Century.
Pate, Sarah S.
This book offers information, ideas, and activities that current and future classroom teachers might use to help students become more familiar with concepts and skills needed to be successful in the content area of social studies. The book is designed for elementary and middle school levels. Study questions, case studies, examples of actual events, and sample lesson plans highlight the text. The units include: (1) "For the Student/Teacher"; (2) "Social Studies Texts"; (3) "Map and Globe Skills"; (4) "Language Arts and Social Studies"; (5) "Religion and Social Studies"; (6) "American Heritage"; and (7) "Pulling It All Together." (EH)
Descriptors: Education Courses, Higher Education, Humanities, Interdisciplinary Approach, Intermediate Grades, Junior High Schools, Knowledge Base for Teaching, Methods Courses, Middle Schools, Preservice Teacher Education, Social Studies, Teacher Education, Teacher Education Curriculum, Textbooks
Delmar Publishers, 3 Columbia Circle, Box 15015, Albany, New York 12212-5015.
Publication Type: Books
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Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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