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ERIC Number: EJ626150
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0009-8655
Using Literature To Explore Social Issues.
Sills-Briegel, Toni; Camp, Deanne
Clearing House, v74 n5 p280-84 May-Jun 2001
Describes a strategy for a study of social problems in social studies classes that involves selecting brief excerpts from various literary genres that focus on a key social issue. Notes the students identify the problem, consider its implications, and offer solutions--then the students are encouraged to read the entire text to see how the problem was resolved. (RS)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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