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ISBN-10 0132074354ISBN-13 9780132074353
ISBN-10 0-205-59352-6ISBN-13 978-0-205-59352-1
Author(s): June R. Chapin
Publisher: Allyn & Bacon
Copyright year: © 2009 Pages: 352

Designed to focus on central concerns in teaching social studies in a standards-based environment,this brief text enables teachers to successfully implement a social studies curriculum with concepts, strategies, and values relevant to elementary and middle grades. 

Elementary Social Studies: A Practical Guide, 7/e clearly presents, in a friendly tone, the essential content and methods for teaching social studies in the K-8 classroom, while reflecting on the recent trends in technology, teaching English Language Learners, and meeting the needs of diverse students. The text deals with the various social studies disciplines in a way that reflects the field’s greater focus on teaching history, geography, economics, and civic education.