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Author Allen, Michael G

Title Middle grades social studies : teaching and learning for active and responsible citizenship / Michael G. Allen, Robert L. Stevens

Publ Info Boston : Allyn and Bacon, [1998]
Edition Second edition
 RWU CMC  CMC H62.5.U5 A448 1998    AVAILABLE
Descript xii, 180 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Contents Pt. I. Theory. 1. Reviewing the Past, Assessing the Present, Looking to the Future. 2. The Nature of Social Studies. 3. Early Adolescence: A Time of Change and Transition -- Pt. II. Practice. 4. Social Studies Curriculum. 5. Instruction in Social Studies. 6. Critical Thinking Activities
Note In a friendly and readable style, Middle Grades Social Studies offers middle-grades educators the following: (1) an overview of the historical and philosophical antecedents of social studies education, (2) a brief review of the developmental characteristics of early adolescence, (3) the specifics of a citizenship education program specifically designed for middle grade social studies, and (4) a range of time-tested ideas for challenging young adolescents
LC subject Social sciences -- Study and teaching (Secondary) -- United States
Add Author Stevens, Robert L., 1944-
ISBN 0205271189 (pbk.)
9780205271184 (pbk.)