Essentials of Elementary Social Studies

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Routledge #ad - This provides additional discussion about long-range planning and includes examples of lesson plans with details to help students be better prepared. Attention is given to digital history, teaching with film and music, media literacy, popular apps and numerous other types of impactful technology. Praised for its dynamic approaches and a writing style that is conversational, and professional, personal, this text enables and encourages teachers to effectively teach elementary social studies using creative and active learning strategies.

An expanded discussion of the Common Core Standards and C3 Framework and how it affects teachers. A new eresource containing links to helpful websites and suggestions for further reading. An updated chapter titled "Experiencing Social Studies. This chapter focuses on topics such as teaching with drama, field trips, role play, and service learning.

Essentials of Elementary Social Studies #ad - This chapter is designed to provide elementary teachers with new classroom-tested lesson plans and includes two classroom-tested lessons for each grade level K–6. New features include: • in keeping with the book’s emphasis on planning and teaching, an updated chapter on lesson plans. An expanded chapter on planning.

. This fifth edition has been significantly refined with new and relevant topics and strategies needed for effectively teaching elementary social studies.

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Teaching Social Studies Today Professional Development for Successful Classrooms

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What began as a hobby, became a part-time job after a full day of teaching, selling lesson plans to local stores, and eventually blossomed into Teacher Created Materials. Both were eager to share their ideas and passion for education with other classroom leaders. Packed with various teaching methods and techniques, up-to-date research-based theory and practical applications, this book is great for new and experienced teachers.

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Orphan Train Rider: One Boy's True Story

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Some were adopted by loving families; others were not as fortunate.

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Principles to Actions: Ensuring Mathematical Success for All

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Science in Elementary Education: Methods, Concepts, and Inquiries 11th Edition

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Pearson #ad - Science in Elementary Education: Methods, Concepts, and Inquiries 11th Edition #ad - This practical text includes over 350 teaching Tips throughout and Twelve Inquiry Units that model constructivist applications, build conceptual knowledge, and provide a bank of classroom-tested lessons to use in science classrooms. Substantially rewritten to focus on inquiry teaching and learning as espoused in the National Science Education Standards, Concepts, and Inquiries will prepare pre-service teachers to plan, the new edition of Science in Elementary Education: Methods, adapt, facilitate, and assess inquiry experiences consistent with today’s science classroom.

It accomplishes this by implementing the 6E model of inquiry teaching, addressing the planning and needs of inquiry teaching classrooms, and describing the materials teachers need to get up and running.

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Literacy for the 21st Century: A Balanced Approach 7th Edition

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Pearson #ad - They are not available in third-party eTexts or downloads. Please check with your instructor prior to purchasing. The seventh edition provides the theoretical background and most contemporary and practical approaches for literacy instruction–everything readers need to create a classroom climate that allows all students to flourish.

It covers the fundamental components of literacy, illustrates how to teach skills and strategies, identifies how to differentiate instruction to meet the diverse needs of students today, and supports digital teaching and learning. An emphasis is placed on preparing readers to become teachers who will ensure their students meet grade-level standards.

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Elementary and Middle School Mathematics: Teaching Developmentally 10th Edition

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Activities for Elementary School Social Studies

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Waveland Pr Inc #ad - Revised edition of the invaluable guidebook for developing interest, and true understanding in the classroom! According to Piaget, meaning, all higher-order thinking skills have their bases in activities involving concrete manipulation and observation. It features new activities for each social studies category geography, sociology, anthropology, economics, history, political science, and interdisciplinary.

Used book in Good Condition. Three important additions to the key elements of the easy-to-follow activity format make it easier for instructors to meet standards-based curriculum requirements: - A detailed treatment of National Council of Social Studies standards addressed - Specific multiple intelligences addressed This concept is reinforced by a new multiple intelligences section in the back of the book - Useful Web sites for group/individual research URLs for sites that will expand or enrich the learning experience for the activity By engaging pupils in meaningful, instructors can emphasize the processes of learning rather than the products, worthwhile social studies activities, resulting in a richly rewarding experience for pupils and teacher alike.

Activities for Elementary School Social Studies #ad - Titles of related interest from Waveland Press: Dynneson et al. Designing effective instruction for secondary social studies, elementary and middle school social studies: an interdisciplinary, Multicultural Approach, Third Edition ISBN 9781577665199; Farris, Seventh Edition ISBN 9781478622802; and Stockard, Handbook for Teaching Secondary School Social Studies ISBN 9781577664543.

. The third edition of this highly regarded collection of social studies activities, now with new contributing author Mary Margaret Wogan, continues to be based on the premise that children learn best through experiences and activities learning by doing.

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Teaching Social Studies Today 2nd Edition Effective Teaching in Today's Classroom

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Shell Education 51210 #ad - Used book in Good Condition. It addresses effective research-supported ways to differentiate instruction, as well as how curriculum can be extended, accelerated, and enriched for the C3 framework. This invaluable resource focuses on implementing social studies instruction with a language arts instructional lens.

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Science Stories: Science Methods for Elementary and Middle School Teachers

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Cengage Learning #ad - This approach makes the stories' instructional value explicit. Used book in Good Condition. This book's unique approach uses stories of science in real-world classrooms to demonstrate important science content and strategies in action. Science stories helps you get in touch with your "scientific self" and become empowered to teach science in your own classrooms.

Through a warm and inviting narrative style, the author also fosters an appreciation for engineering design and for science and engineering practices. Author janice koch helps you feel comfortable with the prospect of teaching science and encourages you in the discovery and exploration of life, physical, and earth and space sciences.

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Elementary and Middle School Mathematics: Teaching Developmentally

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