Summary: Bringing the social studies curriculum to life for elementary and middle school students will encourage them to become informed, caring citizens who will make a difference in our world. Dynamic Social Studies for Constructivist Classrooms: Inspiring Tomorrow's Social Scientists is a guide, tool, and reference to help you inspire your students. You'll come away from the reading with a clear vision of the most effective and creative ways to teach social studies and t ...show moreo motivate your students to become social scientists.
This brief, manageable text helps teachers breathe life into social studies teaching, illustrating the creation of a dynamic social studies classroom with its constructivist framework, key instructional approaches, literacy-based pedagogy, text sets, activities, and classroom vignettes. ...show less