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ERIC Number: EJ458391
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
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Reference Count: 0
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ISSN: ISSN-1191-162X
Putting the Focus on Current Affairs.
Gibson, Susan
Canadian Social Studies, v26 n4 p161-63 Sum 1992
Argues for increased attention to current events in social studies instruction. Suggests using mass media sources to supplement contemporary affairs teaching. Recommends that teachers create learning centers and display areas; encourage students to maintain current affairs folders, scrapbooks, journals, and learning logs; give current affairs quizzes; assign a class newspaper; and establish cooperative learning teams. (DK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Language: English
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