ERIC Number: ED423187
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990
Evaluating Viewpoints: Critical Thinking in United States History Series, Book One - Colonies to Constitution (1492-1789), Student Text and Teeacher's Guide.
This is one of a four-volume series intended to improve students' (grade 6-adult) critical thinking through evaluation of conflicting viewpoints of United States history. Each lesson is a self-contained problem that can be integrated at any point in a corresponding history unit. The book represents both analytical and narrative history. Unit One offers a guide to critical thinking with exercises to develop differing types of skills. Unit Two has ten lessons dealing with exploration and the colonies. Unit Three focuses nine lessons on the American Revolution. Unit Four contains 10 lessons that examine the Constitution. (EH)
Descriptors: Colonial History (United States), Constitutional History, Creative Thinking, Critical Thinking, Decision Making, Instructional Materials, Problem Solving, Secondary Education, Teaching Guides, United States History
Critical Thinking Books and Software, P.O. Box 448, Pacific Grove, CA 93950; toll-free phone: 800-458-4849; fax: 831-393-3277 (student text, $21.95; teacher's guide, $16.95).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Students; Teachers
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: For other books in this series, see SO 029 935-937.