ERIC Number: EJ615454
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: 0
Bringing History to Life with an Interdisciplinary Unit: "The Hessian".
Kurtzberg, Richard L.; Mineo, Diane; O'Reilly, Anne D.
Middle School Journal, v29 n4 p42-49 Mar 1998
Discusses the planning and implementation of a middle school interdisciplinary learning project centered on Howard Fast's Revolutionary War novel, "The Hessian." Considers essential questions guiding unit planning and how these were used by teachers in different disciplines to construct educational experiences. (JPB)
Descriptors: Childrens Literature, Class Activities, Classroom Techniques, Colonial History (United States), Curriculum Development, Educational Change, Holistic Approach, Integrated Activities, Interdisciplinary Approach, Learning Activities, Middle Schools, Novels, Revolutionary War (United States), United States History
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A