ERIC Number: EJ600333
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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Connecting Literature with K-8 National Geography Standards.
Berson, Michael J.; Ouzts, Dan T.; Walsh, Lisa S.
Social Studies, v90 n2 p85-92 Mar-Apr 1999
Believes that teachers should use a literature-enhanced curriculum to teach geography because this approach allows them to meet the National Geography Standards, bridge geographically distant worlds for their students, and promote multiculturalism. Stresses the importance of carefully choosing literature and provides an appendix that lists award-winning children's books. (CMK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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