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ERIC Number: EJ443700
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1991
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ISSN: ISSN-0037-7724
A Competitive Field Experience for Junior High and Middle Schools.
Evans, Michael D.
Social Education, v55 n6 p398-99 Oct 1991
Describes a field trip exercise for junior high school students in which students visit a battlefield while studying the Civil War. Discusses team competition as motivation for cooperative learning. Suggests that students can experience leadership, increased self-esteem, and strengthened relationships with peers. Emphasizes balancing student teams for abilities and providing structure. (DK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Language: English
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