ERIC Number: ED418002
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1994
Essentials of Classroom Teaching: Elementary Social Studies.
Turner, Thomas N.
This textbook provides an overview of social studies content and teaching for the preservice elementary teacher. The 10 chapters include: (1) "Today's Elementary Social Studies Classrooms"; (2) "Making Plans To Teach"; (3) "The Social Studies Program"; (4) "Textbook Units and Their Uses"; (5) "Organizing to Teach, Assess, and Evaluate in the Social Studies"; (6) "Reading and Writing To Learn the Social Studies"; (7) "Study Skills: The Edge Is the Urge"; (8) "Teaching, Thinking, and Listening Skills"; (9) "Developing Attitudes, Values, and Appreciations"; and (10) "Using Simulation Games and Other Types of Drama in the Social Studies." (EH)
Descriptors: Elementary Education, Elementary School Curriculum, Higher Education, Preservice Teacher Education, Social Studies, Teacher Education, Teaching Guides, Teaching Methods, Textbooks
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Publication Type: Books; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
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