Analyzing presidential campaign messages to help students become informed citizens
Tag: Social Studies
Activities using trade books to help students explore how the past impacts the present
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The authors discuss use of the SOURCES framework to promote authentic learning experiences in a social studies classroom.
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The Common Core State Standards (CCSS) literacy standards for content area teachers provide incentive for teachers to focus on instructional techniques to meet students’ rigorous literacy needs across the curriculum. One of us (Ginni), an associate professor who teaches content area literacy courses at a regional university, and the other (Jason), who teaches middle grades
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