Social Studies Through Children S Literature

Author: Anthony D. Fredericks
Publisher: Libraries Unlimited
ISBN: 9780872879706
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Themes include child and self, family, community and neighborhood, city and country, states and regions, nation and country, and the world.

Much More Social Studies Through Children S Literature

Author: Anthony D. Fredericks
Publisher: Libraries Unlimited
ISBN: 9781591584452
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These dynamic literature-based activities will help you energize the entire social studies curriculum and implement national (and state) standards.

More Social Studies Through Children S Literature

Author: Anthony D. Fredericks
Publisher: Intellect Books
ISBN: 9781563087615
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Disscusses award-winning titles, including summaries, applicable social science discipline, NCSS thematic strands, critical-thinking questions, and related books and activities.

Geographic Literacy Through Children S Literature

Author: Linda K. Rogers
Publisher: Libraries Unlimited
ISBN: 9781563084393
Size: 60.20 MB
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Combining practical, student-centered activities with an annotated bibliography of more than 160 children's books, this guide models ways for classroom teachers to teach geography through children's literature. Chapters based on the five themes of the Geographic Standards present a variety of activities that teach students important geographic concepts. The extensive bibliography provides summaries of books, suggested teaching activities, and cross-references to other books; a list of teacher resources is also included. Attractive line drawings accompany the conversational text. Anyone looking for an effective way to teach geography at the elementary level will want this book and middle and high school educators will find useful extensions for older students. The work offers a great way to integrate geography into the curriculum.

Children S Literature And The K 4 Social Studies Standards

Author: Eileen Veronica Hilke
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ISBN: 9780873676533
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In addition, teachers should select from a variety of genres. The National Council for the Social Studies developed 10 thematic "strands" on which to base teaching. This fastback offers a brief synopsis of these themes, lists appropriate children's trade books, and suggests activities to bring the standards and children's literature together at the K-4 level.

The Natural World Through Children S Literature

Author: Carol M. Butzow
Publisher: Libraries Unlimited
ISBN: 1591583519
Size: 29.87 MB
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Well-known authors, Carol and John Butzow consider over 25 picture books and correlating integrated activities in all curricular areas that provide examples in nature for children to observe, describe, and appreciate.

Growing A Growth Mindset

Author: Kevin Sheehan
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1475824742
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Growing a Growth Mindset provides teachers with an innovative approach to teaching children the positive psychology constructs that underlie self-belief, goal motivation, and happiness.