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ERIC Number: EJ233517
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1980-Oct
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Enhancing Middle Grades Social Studies Through Biography.
Allen, Michael; Lashbrook, Lawrence
Clearing House, v54 n2 p71-74 Oct 1980
Advocates the use of historical biography in social studies instruction but warns that each biography should first be evaluated for its reading level, realism, reliability, and intellectual respect for the reader. Lists 19 Civil War and 34 American West biographies and ranks each title by these four criteria. (SJL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reference Materials - Bibliographies; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
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Audience: Practitioners
Language: English
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