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You are currently browsing 11–20 of 38 new and published books in the subject of History — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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  1. Authentic Learning Experiences

    A Real-World Approach to Project-Based Learning

    By Dayna Laur

    Learn how to implement a real-world approach to project-based learning. Authentic learning experiences are created around genuine, outside audiences and meaningful purposes. They meet the Common Core, engage students in critical thinking and 21st Century learning, teach important skills such as...

    Published April 30th 2013 by Routledge

  2. Teaching Social Studies to English Language Learners

    2nd Edition

    By Stephen J. Thornton, Bárbara C. Cruz

    Series: Teaching English Language Learners across the Curriculum

    Teaching Social Studies to English Language Learners provides readers with a comprehensive understanding of both the challenges that face English language learners (ELLs) and ways in which educators might address them in the social studies classroom. The authors offer context-specific strategies...

    Published March 11th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Building Students’ Historical Literacies

    Learning to Read and Reason with Historical Texts and Evidence

    By Jeffery Nokes

    How can teachers incorporate the richness of historical resources into classrooms in ways that are true to the discipline of history and are pedagogically sound? This book explores the notion of historical literacy, adopts a research-supported stance on literacy processes, and promotes the...

    Published November 28th 2012 by Routledge

  4. Essentials of Elementary Social Studies

    4th Edition

    By Thomas N. Turner, William B. Russell III, Stewart Waters

    Essentials of Elementary Social Studies is a teacher friendly text that provides comprehensive treatment of classroom planning, instruction, and strategies. Praised for its dynamic approaches and a writing style that is conversational, personal, and professional, this text enables and...

    Published November 27th 2012 by Routledge

  5. Enlivening Secondary History: 50 Classroom Activities for Teachers and Pupils

    2nd Edition

    By Peter Davies, Rhys Davies

    Enlivening Secondary History is the ideal handbook for busy history teachers who want to do something different in their classrooms, but have little time to plan and organise their lessons. Featuring tried-and-tested practical ideas complete with relevant exemplars and step-by-step advice, this...

    Published June 12th 2012 by Routledge

  6. Teaching History with Museums

    Strategies for K-12 Social Studies

    By Alan S. Marcus, Jeremy D. Stoddard, Walter W. Woodward

    Teaching History with Museums provides an introduction and overview of the rich pedagogical power of museums. In this comprehensive textbook, the authors show how museums offer a sophisticated understanding of the past and develop habits of mind in ways that are not easily duplicated in the...

    Published December 13th 2011 by Routledge

  7. Making Citizens

    Transforming Civic Learning for Diverse Social Studies Classrooms

    By Beth C. Rubin

    Can social studies classrooms be effective "makers" of citizens if much of what occurs in these classrooms does little to prepare young people to participate in the civic and political life of our democracy? Making Citizens illustrates how social studies can recapture its civic purpose through an...

    Published June 28th 2011 by Routledge

  8. Gaming the Past

    Using Video Games to Teach Secondary History

    By Jeremiah McCall

    Despite the growing number of books designed to radically reconsider the educational value of video games as powerful learning tools, there are very few practical guidelines conveniently available for prospective history and social studies teachers who actually want to use these teaching and...

    Published May 16th 2011 by Routledge

  9. Instructional Strategies for Middle and Secondary Social Studies

    Methods, Assessment, and Classroom Management

    By Bruce E. Larson, Timothy A. Keiper

    Instructional Strategies for Middle and Secondary Social Studies is an exciting methods-based text that integrates appropriate management and assessment techniques with seven distinct teaching strategies. Writing explicitly for pre-service social studies teachers, veteran teacher educators Bruce E....

    Published February 9th 2011 by Routledge

  10. Debates in History Teaching

    Edited by Ian Davies

    Series: Debates in Subject Teaching

    What are the key debates in history teaching today? Debates in History Teaching explores the major issues all history teachers encounter in their daily professional lives. It encourages critical reflection and aims to stimulate both novice and experienced teachers to think more deeply about their...

    Published December 14th 2010 by Routledge